Manitoba Athletic Therapists Association

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Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba - Graduate Scholarship




GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

A scholarship fund has been established by the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba to offer financial support and encourage innovative and relevant research projects that reflect the objectives and goals of the Council.  The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba offers scientific support and sport medicine services to enhance the training of Manitoba athletes and recreational participants at all levels.  The Council strives to encourage students to be creative investigators in the academic setting.

The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba offers to provide an annual award of $500.00 to promote the achievements and help further the education of our student member groups.  The award will be presented to a suitable candidate at the SMSCM Annual General Meeting by the President of the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba.

The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba Executive Committee will select the student whom:
1.    Has achieved a cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 3.5, has been enrolled and completed 1 full-time year of study at the Masters level, or two years of part time study deemed equivalent to the 1 full-time year. 
2.    Shows outstanding volunteer work related to sport medicine; has demonstrated a commitment to positively influencing sport participation in Manitoba athletes and the general sporting public.
3.    Displays an impressive extracurricular background related to sport medicine;
4.    Has involvement in research related experience congruent with the objectives and goals of the Sport Medicine Council of Manitoba.

Tenable at: This award is primarily intended for students enrolled in a University in the province of Manitoba.  Special consideration may be given to an exceptional candidate registered in a Canadian university outside of Manitoba.

Students cannot win this scholarship in two consecutive years.  Students should fill out this scholarship application and submit with a copy of their transcripts.  The application is to be sent to the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba office and the Selection Committee will select a winner.

***APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 10, 2019


Full scholarship application available HERE

Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba - Undergraduate Scholarship




Undergraduate Scholarship


A Scholarship Fund has been established by the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba to offer financial support to students of its member groups.  The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba is a non-profit organization set up to meet the needs of Manitoba athletes and would like to promote the further education of its member groups in order to better aid the athletes.

The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba provides an annual award of $500.00 to promote the achievements and to help further the education of our student member groups.  The award is to be presented each year at the SMSCM Annual General Meeting by the President of the Sport Medicine and Science Council of Manitoba.

The Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba Executive Committee will select the student whom:
1.    has achieved a cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 3.5 or equivalent;
2.    continues their program in the next ensuing regular academic session;
3.    shows outstanding volunteer work related to sport medicine;
4.    displays an impressive extracurricular background related to sport medicine;
5.    displays competence and dedication to their field, including professionalism, enthusiasm and commitment.

Students cannot win this scholarship in two consecutive years.  Students should fill out this scholarship application and submit with a copy of their transcripts.  The application is to be sent to the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba office and the Selection Committee will select a winner.



***APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 10, 2019


Full scholarship application available CLICK HERE

Osteoporosis Canada - Bone Up Workshop

Sublease Opportunity - Athletic Therapist

Sublease space available for an Athletic Therapist in Wellness Clinic located in new Kildonan Green area of Transcona. 

No immediate competition
Office has laser, ultrasound, electric stim, decompression, and x-ray for shared use, as well as a receptionist.
Open space is roughly 200 to 250 square feet.
Owner is willing to build out for long-term lease.

Lease rate can be discussed in person if interested, perfect for a self starter. Please email dr.duggal@gmail.com if interested

Pathway Rehabilitation - F/T Athletic Therapist

484 St. Anne’s Road
Winnipeg, MB  R2M 3E1  
Phone: (204) 272-9500 Fax: (204) 253-1253


Pathway Rehabilitation is seeking a full-time athletic therapist to join our treatment team. The successful applicant will be based at our clinic on St. Anne’s Road in Winnipeg.

We are a multidisciplinary clinic that includes physical medicine, physiotherapy, athletic therapy, occupational therapy, and psychology.

The successful applicant must be willing to work independently with a private client caseload, and also as part of the multidisciplinary treatment team.

Pathway Rehabilitation offers a salaried payment structure based on professional experience and also supports ongoing professional development through a continuing education allowance. We foster an environment of professional growth through mentorship and we provide our clinicians with up to date rehabilitation tools and resources.

Inquiries and Resumes can be directed to Clinic Manager, Adam Trimble via email at pathwayrehab@gmail.com, or in person at 484 St. Anne’s Road.

Thank you in advance for your interest in this position. Only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

Dermo Neuro Modulating Workshop - Winnipeg



About the Course:

CLICK HERE for more information


Presenter:

Diane Jacobs PT


Registration:

MTAM Practicing, Non-Practicing and Retired Members:  $675 + GST
MTAM Associate Members & Students:  $844 + GST
Non-Members:  $944 + GST

Fee includes:  Course manual, lunch and snacks

Participants will need to bring a memory stick for support materials and a knee bolster (approx. 10 inches high, or pillows)


This course requires a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 18 participants

Happy Holidays!


Mulligan Concept - Lower Quadrant - Winnipeg 2019

The Manitoba Athletic Therapists' Association will be hosting the following continuing education course:

Mulligan Concept - Lower Quadrant
     Lumbar Spine, Sacroiliac Joint and Lower Extremity

March 30-31, 2019

Limited spots available!

Course Description:


This two-day course presents the Mulligan approach to manual therapy for the lumbar spine and sacroiliac joint as well as for the lower extremity. It includes lecture, patient demonstrations, and lab time to give the participants a thorough and in depth coverage of the Mobilization With Movement approach for the lower quarter.

This unique approach to manual therapy was discovered and developed by Brian Mulligan F.N.Z.S.P. (Hon), Dip. M.T. from Wellington, New Zealand. This simple yet effective manual approach addresses musculoskeletal disorders with pain free manual joint “repositioning” techniques for restoration of function and abolition of pain.

Details:

Date:  March 30-31st, 2019

Cost:  $500.00 + HST  Athletic Therapists register with Discount Code provided in newsletter to receive $100.00 off registration

Location:  Winnipeg, MB - University of Winnipeg

CEUs:  awaiting confirmation from CATA 

Instructor:  Jim Millard  BSc(PT), DipMT(CAN), FCAMT, MCTA, CMP
     Jack Miller  BSc(PT), DipMT(NZ), MClSc, DPT, FCAMPT
    

Limited spots available!  Sign up today to secure your attendance! 


Registration Instructions:
https://www.mulligancanada.com/mulligan-events/lower-quadrant-winnipeg-mb/



Safe Harbour Therapy - Athletic Therapist

Safe Harbour Therapy is looking for an athletic therapist to join the collaborative clinic of independent practitioners who heal: body, mind, and soul.

An interested athletic therapist would join the following: Psychotherapy, Homeopathy, Clinical Social Work, Counselling, Massage Therapy, Neuro-technology, Reflexology, Lymphatic Drainage, Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Hypnotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Marriage and Family Therapy, Medical Intuition, Dietetics, Spiritual Life Coaching, Somatic Experiencing, Naturopathy, and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

If you are interested in learning more, please contact Julie for more information 204-803-3455 or julie@safeharbourtherapy.com.

Advanced Persistent Pain Certification Program - Winnipeg


Advanced Persistent Pain Program 

by 

Advanced Physical Therapy Education Institute

Supported by the Manitoba Athletic Therapists' Association


Upon completion of the program, the therapists will be confident in differentiating nociceptive, peripheral neurogenic and central sensitization pain.

How can clinicians help this particular patient recover?


When:  October 5-6, 2019
Time:  9:00am-5:00pm
Where:  Sport for Life Centre - 145 Pacific Avenue, Winnipeg
CEUs:  Under CATA review
Fee:  $495 - MATA members opportunity for $100 reimbursement - CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS
Instructor:  Dr. Bahram Jam, PT, FCAMT

Full course information and listing can be viewed HERE

On-line Registration Available:  www.aptei.ca

Fort Garry/Fort Rouge Twins Junior Hockey (MMJHL) - Athletic therapist or certification candidate

Fort Garry/Fort Rouge Twins Junior Hockey team of the MMJHL is looking for an athletic therapist or certification candidate to help out their team for the remainder of the season.

League:  MMJHL - Manitoba Major Junior Hockey League (males aged 18-21)

Season:  Sept 4, 2018 - Mid March 2019

Home Rink:  Century Arena - 1377 Clarence Avenue, Winnipeg

Commitment:  Required at practices and all games

Number of Games:  45 - two week break at Christmas (Dec 22 to Jan 5 approx.)
   Games Friday and Sunday evenings
   Usual game times 7:30pm-9:30pm (arrival one hour to game time)

Out of town travel - Travel to Morris 2 or 3 times a season.  Team travel by bus from Century arena to Morris and return.

Medical kit stocked and available.  Account with Diamond Athletics.  Responsibility to keep maintained and stocked.

Honorarium/mileage reimbursement plans.  Amount negotiated upon experience.  Payment schedule decided by suitable candidate.  Team clothing provided.

Additional Request:  Maintain team computer program relating to concussions program.

Contact Person:  Mike Ashley,  Twins General Manager,
    Cell - 204-794-5587, email:  bigmikeya@gmail.com