The Physio Fun Run is a friendly race created to raise money for the Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada to fund research and innovation.......just like the work our Physio-Researcher PhD candidates Marylène Charette and Marie-Ève Bérubé are doing here in the MFM Lab. Support research while starting the season with a 5km Fun Run! Register with [...]
The Canadian Physiotherapy is hosting the 100th Anniversary Congress here in Ottawa! From their website: "Congress 2020 brings together physiotherapy clinicians, researchers, educators and leaders from across the country where participants network, learn and are inspired. Congress attracts those looking to excel in their respective fields and offers numerous ways for attendees to engage [...]
What: uOttawa Vigil marking the 30th Anniversary of the Polytechnique Massacre and the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women https://www.uottawa.ca/gazette/en/news/remembering-them-uottawa-commemorates-victims-montreal-massacre Where: Courtyard between the STEM Complex and Marion Hall, off Louis-Pasteur Private When: Friday, December 6, 2019, at 4:30 p.m.
The OBGYN Academy, a non-for-profit educational resource, is putting out a series of videos to teach about Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy. From "What to expect at Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy" to "Overview of the Pelvic Floor Assessment" and more! To view the first episode or link to all episodes, click "Read More" below!
A collaboration between a pain scientist (Lorimer Mosely), a hipster pain physio (David Moen) and a professional communicator (Sam Chisholm). "Be brave and have hope, because it is possible to tame the beast". To get links, click on "Read More" below to the right!
We though you might enjoy this video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kAy5tyOz_9A
Recently, two of our undergraduate engineering students had abstracts accepted into the biomedical engineering conference 2019 that took place at the University of Ottawa on March 23/24th. This conference provided students with the opportunity to participate in entrepreneurship and academic competitions, seminars and networking opportunities. Check out their abstracts here
Here is a link to the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario webinar on the best practices for infection control. Whether you are a PT or a patient, it is helpful to have a look and see what measures are in place to keep everyone safe. https://www.collegept.org/about/webinars
Great episode about provoked vestibulodynia (and a little bit of unprovoked VD) from sickboy podcast: https://soundcloud.com/user-609726377/painful-doormat-provoked
The Simon Foundation for Incontinence is an excellent resource for your questions and concerns about urinary and bowel incontinence. They are an organization dedicated to removing the stigma around incontinence and providing individuals with incontinence with the resources they need. Make sure to check out their latest research and scientific news and even subscribe to [...]