B of Nursing in 1986 , BSc Med, MD with hon in research in 1995, Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine Diploma 2002.
Team Physician for Taekwondo Canada Olympic team in 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Cypress Mountain VANOC physician for free style skiing 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, and polyclinic 2010 paralympics Whistler
Research interest : ultrasound guided injection of PRP for Musculoskeletal and sports injuries
current research project : "Inter disciplinary care of shoulder pain" grant from EZMSA
current clinical innovations interest : platelet rich plasma injections for tendinopathy
hydro dilation/hydro dissection for adhesive capsulitis
Current team physician appointments: Taekwondo Canada National team, FC Edmonton professional soccer team , Edmonton Huskies Football
clinical teaching of musculoskeletal examination, sports medicine, fieldside sports medicine emergencies
undergrad teaching: physical exam skills
the physical exam is a key element of medical practice it is crucial that we continue to teach these skills to our medical students , and post graduate students
Platelet Rich Plasma in tendinopathies
Inter disciplinary care of shoulder pain
Interdisciplinary Care of Shoulder Injuries: Improving Access, Quality of Care for Patients With Prolonged Shoulder Pain
- Funding Source: Edmonton Zone medical Staff Association
- Year Granted: 2017