Linda Woodhouse, PT, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Therapy. Dr. Woodhouse is a leading research-clinician who came to our Faculty in 2011 from the School of Rehabilitation Medicine at McMaster University, the Departments of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Hamilton Health Sciences, and the Department of Surgery at Sunnybrook and Women’s Health Sciences Centre. She has made significant contributions to the development and evaluation of models for inter-professional care for patients accessing hip and knee surgery. She has also developed innovative clinical programs for patients with osteoarthritis, osteoporosis and cancer survivors who receive conservative treatments in the community.
Dr. Woodhouse is the former Scientific Director for the Bone and Joint Health Strategic Clinical Network, with Alberta Health Services, and became the President-Elect for the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) in 2014.