News & Announcements

Headlines 2017

Fighting misinformation in online health ads

Sue Murphy contributes to the development of a tool for screening online health ads for deception

Clinical Instructor, Hilary Crowley interviewed by CKPG on the shortage of PTs in the North

A look back at the summer academic block for our students in the 2017-19 Northern and Rural Cohort

Dr. Lara Boyd helps highlight stroke awareness month

Dr. Lara Boyd is the BC and National spokesperson for the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s recently released report on stroke in women.  She was featured by several news organizations.   CPSR’s Dr. Lara Boyd talks to Global News about gender differences in stroke. — StrokeRecovery (@HSFCSR) June 10, 2018

Working to improve health for Indigenous communities in B.C.

Pat Camp’s work with Carrier Sekani Family Services is featured in “Pathways” along with a piece on MPT graduate Josina Rhebergen. Check out the link FoM Pathways: Beyond the Boundaries (Pat’s work is in Chapter 1 and Josina is in “Snapshots”).

A study by Dr. Naznin Virji-Babul shows that doing is important in learning.

The 2018 UBC Physiotherapy Tennis Open

Enter the UBC Physiotherapy Tennis Open and help support the students. The tournament will take place on Friday, July 20th 2018 at the UBC Tennis Centre.

Meet Jeremy McAllister, telerehabilitation project manager

Jeremy McAllister will be working as a project manager on the recently funded telerehab project. Telerehab will offer a clinical placement model for teams of entry-level rehabilitation students (physiotherapy, occupational therapy, audiology / speech-language pathology) through virtual, mentored contact with patients in local, remote, urban and rural areas of British Columbia. This will include both […]