Physio North 2019 – Maximizing our Potential2019-07-10T10:22:22-04:00

Physio North 2019 – Maximizing our Potential


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All courses listed are emailed to OPA members on the third Friday of the month.

Questions? Please contact Becky MacDonald.


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Course TypeConference
Date09/27/2019 - 09/28/2019
Instructor NameMultiple: See Program below
CostOPA Member: $140 +HST; Non-OPA member: $175+HST; Physio Student: $75+HST (students - please email Becky: for a coupon code)
AddressHoliday Inn - 1696 Regent Street
Sudbury, Ontario P3E 3Z8
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DistrictNorthern Ontario
Brief Description
This is a biannual physiotherapy conference in Northern Ontario, sponsored by the Northern District of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association.

Physiotherapists work hard to maximize their clients’ potential and peak performance.  Take the time to maximize your own potential as a clinician and/or business owner and join us at Physio North 2019.



OPA District AGM and Gala
Julie LaRoque, PT, AGM Chair, Paulette Gardiner Millar, PT President-Elect of OPA, Keynote Speaker


Breakfast with the College of PT Ontario: Boundaries, Sexual Abuse & Scope of Practice FAQs
Kirsten Pavelich PT

Recent Update of Orthopaedic Surgeries
Dr. Ryan Hodgins MD, FRCS Orthopaedic Surgeon

Exploring Our Inner Potential & Embracing Uncharted Territories
Dr. Nancy Young PT, PhD

11:00am- 11:15am: Nutritious Break & Stretch - Motion is Lotion

11:15am- 12:15pm
What is Advanced Practice Providers? Future role of PT in APP?
Paul Dissanayake PT, APP & Erin Thibeault PT, APP

12:15pm- 1:15pm: Lunch Break & Stretch - Motion is Lotion

Evidence Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Multiple Myeloma
Dr. Deepa Jeevananathan PT, PhD

Utilizing the Components of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) to shape your practice. What you need to know.
Jennifer King PT, MSc PT &  Nicole Gallagher PT, BScPT

2:45pm- 3:00pm: Nutritious Break & Stretch - Motion is Lotion

Enhancing Your Toolbox for Best Practice Stroke Care
Jenn Fearn  PT, MScPT &  Susan Jayne Bursey PT, BScPT

Panel Discussion Q & A: All the Ins and Outs of Private Practice
Andre Riopel PT, BScPT, FCAMPT, Martin Payne PT, MScPT, FCAMPT & Patricia Ferrari PT, MScPT & Scott Alexander PT, MScPT, FCAMPT

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Introduction to Vestibular Rehab - Post-conference course; separate registration
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Refund Policy
Course refunds (fee for course plus HST) are issued for cancellations received no less than two weeks prior to the event, less a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds are issued for cancellations less than two weeks prior to the course unless the course is cancelled by the OPA that includes its Districts. Some exceptions may apply.
Contact NameAndy Wang
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Contact Phone(705) 671-7172