Two New Unit 5 Co-Coordinators!
We are pleased to welcome Meredith Smith and Josh Williams as our new Co-Coordinators for Unit 5 – Neurological Physical Therapy Practice.
Meredith has been with the Department since March 2011 as she has just completed her role as Acting Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education. She had taken on this role to cover the maternity leave of Brenda Mori. Prior to this, Meredith worked as a Physiotherapist with Bridgepoint Health, and has also worked at Toronto Western Hospital. She has taught numerous students over the past nine years. Meredith graduated with a Masters in PT from UofT in 2003.
Since 2007 Josh has worked at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute in numerous roles, including as a physical therapist in the Spinal Cord Rehab program and Corporate Professional Leader for Physiotherapy. His most recent role has been as a Patient Flow Coordinator between the Neurosciences Program at Toronto Western Hospital and the Neuro and Spinal Cord Rehab Programs at Toronto Rehab, assisting teams at both facilities to transition patients quickly to the most appropriate programs. He graduated from the MSc PT program at U of T in 2005. Josh also acts as a director on the board of the Ontario Physiotherapy Association.