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Level 2 Lower Quadrant: Ottawa 2020

Feb 28-Mar 1, Mar 27-29, April 17-19, May 8-10, 2020

Description :

Instructors: Teresa Gravelle and Monica Clarke

Promotion: $200 rebate on completion of course, cheque received on last day of course. See Promos for details 

Cost : Ortho Div Member - $1380+GST/HST; CPA Member - $1440+GST/HST; Non CPA member - $1600+GST/HST

Contact : Jason Kresic: 613-797-4857,

Date : Feb 28-Mar 1, Mar 27-29, April 17-19, May 8-10, 2020

Time : Fridays: 1pm-7pm, Saturdays and Sundays: 8/8:30am-4/4:30pm

Location : University of Ottawa Roger Guindon Campus 451 Smyth Rd Ottawa, ON K1H8L1

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Western University: PTHS6001 - Critical Appraisal and Integration of Evidence into Healthcare Practice

Oct 15, 2019 to Dec 09, 2019

Description :

The ability to integrate research evidence into the practice of manual therapy is crucial to ongoing clinical effectiveness. In this online course, you will develop the skills to evaluate current research and apply research evidence in the clinical setting, through online course readings, recorded lectures, and discussion board participation. Participants will complete eight week-long modules, undertake a critical appraisal of a research article using the PICO framework and guidelines established by the Physiotherapy Evidence Database, and write a case report targeted for submission to Physiotherapy Canada.

By the end of this course you will be able to find, appraise, and apply research evidence appropriately and effectively in your own practice. This course is relevant to clinicians and educators who are currently practicing or have previous experience in manual therapy.  Course participants should expect to devote approximately 5-8 hours per week to this course.

What You Will Learn

By the end of this course the student will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate an understanding of research evidence as applied to their manual therapy practice 
  • Search for, appraise, and apply research evidence to the practice of manual therapy
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the factors that influence research use in their practice setting
  • Apply specific strategies to improve integration of research evidence in their practice

Cost : Course Fee non-credit $900.00

Date : Oct 15, 2019 to Dec 09, 2019

Location : Online Format through Western University

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About the Ottawa orthopaedic unit

The Ottawa Orthopaedic Unit of the Orthopaedic Division's mandate is to support and facilitate the education and development of physiotherapists in Ottawa and surrounding area.

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