Notable Alumni: Linda Woodhouse

Dr. Linda Woodhouse PT, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Alberta.  Linda served as an Endowed Chair in Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Alberta (2011-2016); as Scientific Director for Alberta Health Services’ Bone and Joint Health Strategic Clinical Network (2012 to 2015); is a Research Affiliate at the McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health in Calgary; and is currently President of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA).

Linda is a research-clinician with 30 years experience in clinical trials and musculoskeletal research, predominantly in the area of osteoarthritis, developing and evaluating innovative models of integrated interprofessional care.  She has been an advocate for integrated data systems and the use of data to drive high quality, cost effective health care delivery for Canadians.