The Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine offers a range of professional education programs for working clinicians such as one-hour recorded webcasts, full-day workshops and distance-based certificate programs.
Now accepting applications to our graduate certificate programs. Apply to a: Certificate in Pain Management, Certificate in Stroke Rehabilitation Certificate in Sexual Health, or Certificate in Bridging To Canadian Physiotherapy Practice. Learn from leaders in research, management, and education from across Canada and beyond.
*NEW PROGRAM* The Alberta Bridging Certificate is a 12 month program offered in a blended format and consists of five courses: two academic courses, two concurrent mentoring courses, and one clinical placement course. Our delivery format supports adult learners to manage the majority of their study time at the time of day that best fits their needs.
Join us for the 4th Annual Dr. David C Reid Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic conference being held on Saturday September 16th, 2017. The theme of this years conference will be 'Current Issues of the Hip'. This conference will be of interested to family physicians, physical therapists and other healthcare providers. Also, on November 18, 2017 we are hosting the 9th Annual Karin Greaves Memorial Education Seminar: Meeting Rehab Challenges of Service Delivery for TJA in the Community. Click 'upcoming workshop' for more details and to register.
The Faculty offers graduate certificate programs in pain management (online), stroke rehabilitation (online), sexual health (online), and Francophone practice for speech language pathologists (blended).
ALL PROGRAMS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017.
This online course provides the Internationally Educated Physiotherapist (IEPT) with a broad overview of the practice of physiotherapy within the context of the Canadian health care system.
This course provides participants with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to effectively utilize diagnostic imaging in the management of selected conditions seen by physical therapists.
*NEW* This is an online course that allows students to develop strategies for studying for and writing a Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) Exam. This course is designed for Internationally or Canadian educated physical therapists who are preparing for writing MCQ exams, including the written (Qualifying) component of the Canadian Alliance National Physiotherapy Competency Exam.
These clinically relevant, highly focused sessions are delivered by experts in each respective area and are offered in a flexible distance-based format.
4th Annual Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic Conference
This full day conference being held on Saturday September 16th, 2017 is designed to provide healthcare professionals with updates around optimizing patient musculoskeletal health with a focus on the hip.
The conference consists of several guest lectures by orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians and physical therapists. In addition there will be break out groups that will address practical components of hip assessment and treatment.
Conference Information and Online Registration
Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE) Exam Skills Workshop - October 21, 2017
The Department of Physical Therapy is offering a one-day workshop on strategies for preparing for and writing an Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE). This workshop is designed for internationally or Canadian educated physical therapists who are preparing for the clinical component of the Canadian Alliance National Physiotherapy Competency Exam.
Workshop Information and Online Registration