News & Events

  • Mentor-Mentee Match begins

    Posted on May 24, 2019 in News & Events

    Our Mentor-Mentee Match begins following our successful Speed Mentorship Event. We are grateful to the over 45 PT UofT Alumni who are mentoring 74 of our second year PT students! Special thanks to our sponsor Manulife http://uoft.me/affinity

  • School of Rehabilitation Science & CanChild 30th Anniversary

    Posted on May 11, 2019 in News & Events

    Guest Speaker – Barbara Gibson, PhD, PT You’re invited to join us as we celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the School of Rehabilitation Sciences & CanChild.  Please join staff, current and past faculty and Alumni at McMaster University as we celebrate our history. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at the […]

  • PT OT Alumni Reunion

    Posted on May 9, 2019 in News & Events

    Reflections and Projections: The Future of PT and OT Saturday, June 1, 2019 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Rehabilitation Sciences Building, Main Floor University of Toronto 500 University Ave. Toronto, ON M5G 1V7 What are the biggest challenges facing physical therapists and occupational therapists in the next 10+ years? How can we advance the fields? Join […]

  • Spotlight on Dr. Emma Stokes – President of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy

    Posted on May 1, 2019 in News & Events

    The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) is the sole international voice for the global physiotherapy community. As president of WCPT, I am mindful of our main organisational priority and strategic imperative: to be an organisation with global influence that brings positive change to health policy and practice. I believe that as a physiotherapy community, […]

  • Zach Bergeron Wins Prestigious Gordon Cressy Leadership Award!

    Posted on April 23, 2019 in News & Events

    Zach Bergeron, a second-year MScPT student has been awarded a Gordon Cressy Leadership Award! This award recognizes students who have made exceptional extra-curricular contributions at the University, Faculty, Department, and/or College level. Zach received his award on April 22, 2019.  This was the 25th anniversary of the Gordon Cressy Leadership awards. Mr. Cressy was present […]

  • Dr. Dina Brooks appointed as NSA Chair in Respiratory Rehab Research

    Posted on April 12, 2019 in News & Events

    Dr. Dina Brooks, a leader in the study of pulmonary and cardiovascular rehabilitation, has been appointed as the National Sanitarium Association Chair in Respiratory Rehabilitation Research. Dr. Brooks will take over from Dr. Roger Goldstein, who held the position since it was created in 2002 with an historic $1 million gift to West Park from […]

  • Alternate CAP Day 2019 – Requests for Special Consideration

    Posted on April 2, 2019 in News & Events

    Please see https://www.physicaltherapy.utoronto.ca/admissions/how-to-apply/#stagethree to learn more about submitting a request for special consideration to write on the Alternative CAP Day. All requests and supporting documentation must be received on or before April 15, 2019 at 4:00 PM EST.

  • Invitations to the 2019 CAP

    Posted on April 1, 2019 in News & Events

    Invitations to the 2019 CAP were sent on Friday, March 29, 2019 by email. Please check your spam folder to ensure that you do not miss communications from the Department. The deadline to RSVP for the CAP is 4:00 PM EST on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Requests for special consideration with supporting documentation are due […]

  • Department of Physical Therapy Recognition Awards – Call for Nominations

    Posted on March 27, 2019 in News & Events

    Department of Physical Therapy Recognition Awards We are now receiving nominations for the Department of Physical Therapy Recognition Awards!  Each year, the Department of Physical Therapy acknowledges individuals who have provided great learning environments, guidance, supervision, or have been inspirational to our students with Department of Physical Therapy Recognition Awards.  Recognition award recipients can be […]

  • Congratulations to Kelly O’Brien – Recipient of the 2019 CAHR – CANFAR Excellence in Research Award

    Posted on February 27, 2019 in News & Events

    We are very pleased to announce that Kelly O’Brien was awarded the 2019 CAHR – CANFAR Excellence in Research Award in the Clinical Sciences track. The Excellence in Research Awards program is intended to highlight and celebrate the contributions of Canadian researchers in HIV/AIDS research in Canada and internationally. This prestigious award will be presented […]