olympics

  • Meet UofTMed Physiotherapist Behind the Scenes at Rio Olympics

    Posted on August 25, 2016 in News & Events

    Department of Physical Therapy lecturer and Sport Physiotherapist Dinah Hampson attended the Rio Olympics with Team Canada as part of their Health Sciences Team. Check out her Q&A with the Faculty of Medicine about sport physio, challenges in Rio and excitement inside the Athletes’ Village!              

  • Sport, Disability and Media: How Are the Paralympic Games Covered?

    Posted on August 17, 2016 in News & Events

    With the 2016 Paralympic Games rapidly approaching in Rio de Janeiro from September 7 to 18, writer Alyson Musial sat down to chat with Nancy Quinn (pictured), a sport physiotherapist and University of Toronto Masters graduate who researches the intersection of sport, disability and media. Nancy is a veteran of six Paralympic Games and has […]