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Manitoba Physiotherapy Association

MPA provides leadership for and direction to the physiotherapy profession; fosters excellence in practice, education and research; and positions the physiotherapy profession as integral to the health and wellness of Manitobans.

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MPA Gala: Moving for the Health of It!

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Event Date: 
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 19:00

MPA is extremely proud to have partnered with CancerCare Manitoba Foundation Patient and Family Support Services to raise funds that will provide physiotherapy treatment for cancer survivors to improve their quality of life.

Click here for more information on Physiotherapy and Cancer Survivorship

The keynote speakers of the evening were Dr. Marshall Pitz, Dr. Barbara Shay, PhD, and Liz Hammond, PhD student. The presented highlights of their cutting edge research entitled “Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy and the Potential Role for Physiotherapy” and “Electro Acupuncture for Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN)”. 

Gala Pictures:

Dr. Barbara Shay, PhD.   

 Dr. Barbara Shay, PhD.  

Elizabeth Hammond, PhD candidate

 Elizabeth Hammond, PhD. candidate

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