News & Events

  • Exercise should work out the brain and the body

    Posted on June 19, 2018 in News & Events

    New article in the Toronto Star by Professor Darlene Reid, the Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy https://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellness/analysis/2018/06/18/exercise-should-work-out-the-brain-and-the-body.html

  • The Rick and Amanda Hansen Fellowship, in partnership with ONF and RHI

    Posted on May 28, 2018 in News & Events

    The Rick and Amanda Hansen Fellowship, in partnership with ONF and RHI, will be awarded to a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto, who has an interest and focus in spinal cord injury research. The fellowship provides an annual stipend of $75,000, including benefits, for […]

  • Rehab Rounds: Care Watch Ontario

    Posted on May 3, 2018 in News & Events, Rehab Rounds

    Care Watch Ontario will be presenting “Dangerous myths about seniors: What do they mean for policy and practice?” at Rehab Rounds on Thursday May 3, 2018 from 12:10 to 1:00 pm.  This event will take place in room 132 of the Rehabilitation Sciences Building at 500 University Avenue. Michèle Harding, BSc, SW, MES, Chair, Board of Directors Gail Thompson, Vice […]

  • Quercus Training Sessions

    Posted on May 1, 2018 in Important Dates

    Upcoming Sessions:  Introduction to Quercus / Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading in Quercus To see dates and times for these sessions and to register for the Quercus Training Sessions: http://www.physicaltherapy.utoronto.ca/quercus-training-sessions/

  • Register for Quercus Training Sessions

    Posted on May 1, 2018 in News & Events

    Register here for Quercus Training Sessions: http://www.physicaltherapy.utoronto.ca/quercus-training-sessions/

  • What motivates U of T Recent Physical Therapy Grads to offer internships to students?

    Posted on April 30, 2018 in News & Events

    U of T Recent Physical Therapy Grads help develop the next generation through clinical internships and are embracing having students on internships. U of T Recent Physical Therapy Grads find offering clinical internships is mutually beneficial. When University of Toronto MScPT graduates think back on their experiences as a student, often it is their internships […]

  • Congratulations to Brittany McEachern who is the recipient of a University of Toronto, Gordon Cressy Leadership Award for 2018.

    Posted on April 25, 2018 in News & Events

    The Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Awards recognize graduating students for making outstanding contributions to improving the world around them and inspiring others to do the same. It is no surprise to faculty and her peers that Brittany McEachern is the University of Toronto Clubs & Leadership Development New Member of the Year Award and now […]

  • OIEPB Graduating Class of 2018

    Posted on April 9, 2018 in News & Events

    On March 20, 2018 the Ontario Internationally Educated Physical Therapy Bridging (OIEPB)   Program Class of 2018 celebrated their graduation with an awards ceremony and reception held at The Faculty Club at the University of Toronto. Faculty, staff, guest speakers, community partners, family and friends were in attendance to recognize these internationally educated physical therapists as […]

  • The Physical and Occupational Therapy class of 1967 donation to a Landmark Project bench.

    Posted on March 12, 2018 in News & Events

    The Physical and Occupational Therapy class of 1967 celebrate their combined program with a donation to be recognized on a Landmark Project bench. The bench will be placed in the heart of the St. George campus at UofT. Congratulations to the class of 1967! What a lovely, thoughtful gift. Click here to read more.

  • A Call For Research Projects!

    Posted on February 27, 2018 in News & Events

    Deadline for Submission – Monday May 14, 2018 The Department of Physical Therapy is preparing for the 2018/2019 Research Component of the MScPT Program and invites physical therapists with a Professional or Research Masters or PhD to submit a project outline and participate as research advisors to one of 18 MScPT student groups.  Each group […]