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.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2019
OPA District AGM and Gala
Julie LaRoque, PT, AGM Chair, Paulette Gardiner Millar, PT President-Elect of OPA, Keynote Speaker
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2019
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
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
Take advantage of the "Physio North 2019" conference rate; mention you're attending when booking your Holiday Inn hotel room.
Attention OPA members: Login (same credentials as CPA) prior to purchasing store products to receive member pricing. If you are unable to login, contact OPA.
Thank you to our sponsors:
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.