Department of Physical Therapy

The Department of Physical Therapy is well known for its high standards and excellent faculty. Both our academic faculty and our external faculty are recipients of prestigious teaching awards, providing an excellent learning environment. Our Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) Program has been accredited by Physiotherapy Education Accreditation Canada.

 

Research Supervisors

Name Research Interests
Boyd, Lara Plasticity / Neuronal Regeneration, Stroke, Learning and Memory, Physiology, Motor learning, Plasticity / Neuronal Regeneration , Motor System, Learning, Neurophysiology
Camp, Patricia pulmonary rehabilitation, health services delivery, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Indigneous health, mixed methods, knowledge translation, physical activity, e-Health
Campbell, Kristin Breast Cancer, Rehabilitation, Physiology, Quality of Life and Aging, exercise physiology, physical function, oncology, biomarkers
Eng, Janice Neurorehabilitation, spinal cord, brain
Guenette, Jordan exercise physiology, respiratory physiology, respiratory diseases, sport performance
Hunt, Michael Anthony Arthritis / Osteo-Arthritis, Joints (Articulations), Musculoskeletal Deformation, Neuromuscular Diseases, Orthoses and Prostheses, Rehabilitation, biomechanics, rehabilitation, musculoskeletal, physical activity, exercise
Li, Linda Arthritis / Osteo-Arthritis, Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Care and Services, Health Care Technologies, Patient help-seeking experiences , Shared decision-making, Patient self-management , E-health, Rehabilitation and lifestyle interventions in arthritis management , Health services research, Patient engagement, Knowledge translation, Implementation science, Digital media
Liu-Ambrose, Teresa Age and Risk Factors, Mobility, Cognitive Neuropsychology of Aging, Lifestyle Determinants and Health, Rehabilitation, Healthy Aging, Fall Prevention, Cognitive Aging, Sleep, Physical Activity, Mobility
Pollock, Courtney
Scott, Alexander Musculoskeletal Lesions and Repair, musculoskeletal, sports medicine, physiotherapy, physical therapy, orthopaedics
Virji-Babul, Naznin Concussion/mild traumatic brain injury, Developmental disabilities (Down’s syndrome), Developmental neuroscience (mirror neurons, perception-action coupling)
Whittaker, Jacqueline

Stories

Jesse Charlton

Student
Master of Physical Therapy and Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Sciences (MPTPHD)

Beverley Larssen

Student
Master of Physical Therapy and Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Sciences (MPTPHD)