Forty health professionals received trainng on the most appropriate, safe & effective methods to prescribe & progress exercise for people with osteoporosis at a BoneFit workshop held on November 18-19 at Providence Healthcare, Toronto. Participants ranged from physiotherapists, kinesiologists, rehabilitation assistants to nurses, exercise trainers and students. UHN Toronto Rehab as well as Providence Healthcare staff came out to participate and learn from the evidence-informed exercise training workshop.
Led by Judi Laprade, Associate Professor from the Department of Anatomy at University of Toronto with support from Bonny O’Hare and Sue Merritt of Pro Motion Therapy – the weekend workshop received extremely positive feedback from attending participants.
Upcoming Bone Fit workshops taking place in Ontario include: Nov 25-26, 2017 in Orillia, Dec 2-3, 2017 in Burlington and Jan 27-28, 2018 in Chatham. For more information, please visit: www.bonefit.ca
If you would like to register for one of the workshops or are interested in hosting a workshop with us, please contact Education Coordinator Kevin Ng at firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (416) 696-2663 ext 2290