The future of physiotherapy education: Canada’s first DPT program (PODCAST)

We speak with Rob Werstine [HBA, BSc(PT), MSc(PT), Dip Manip, Dip Sport, FCAMPT], physiotherapist and co-director of Key Clinical Skills, a company offering Canada’s first transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. In this talk we discuss the evolution of physiotherapy in Canada and how many countries are moving towards a more specialized designation – the doctorate degree. Rob discusses the challenges of introducing this program to Canada, how it fits within the current educational landscape, the reasons for creating this program, and much more!

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ExpertRob WerstineCredentialsHBA, BSc(PT), MSc(PT), Dip Manip, Dip Sport, FCAMPTAboutwww.keyclinskills.caDateAugust 30,