Lynn Kuffner! CPTE wishes to congratulate Lynn Kuffner for her CPTE Award of merit, presented at the SPA AGM in 2013. We wanted to recognize Lynn's commitment to lifelong learning and her development of the educational Jurisprudence Self-Learning Tool for the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists. Congratulations Lynn!!
Denise Poirier recognizes the importance of continuing education in healthcare and has created three annual Continuing Education Awards of $500 each to assist professionals in each of the following healthcare fields:
Eligible continuing education activities would include: conference (travel and registration), workshops, professional development courses, seminars or graduate studies - in CANADA only.
To be eligible you must be currently working in your field or a student in your final year of your program. To find out more about this $500 Continuing Education Award, visit www.dpoirier.ca.
Take a look at the various courses of interest that are offered by other organizations and groups. Some of these are online offerings and can be taken from anywhere within Canada. Recently added courses of interest in Saskatchewan include:
Sensory Integration Certification Program, open to Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists - First course begins March 15, 2012 in Regina, SK.
Translating Research into Exercise4BrainChange™ Approaches for Individuals with Parkinson Disease: Real World Rehabilitation and Community Implications, with Becky Farley, PhD, MS, PT begins March 9th in Saskatoon.
Check the Non-CPTE Educational Opportunities page for more information on these and many other offerings.
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