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Next Meeting – AGM

Date: Sept. 10, 2019

Time: 8pm
Location: Please RSVP to for the location

Topics: Discuss planning of events and courses for the rest of 2019 and the start of 2020.

Unable to attend? Join us via Zoom! Please also RSVP

SPC NS Student Merit Award Winner!!

SPC NS is pleased to announce that Melanie Stewart is the recipient of the 2019 SPC-NS Student Merit Award!!

The Student Merit Award aims to recognize Nova Scotia physiotherapy students who demonstrate a desire for involvement in Sport Physiotherapy and Sporting Event Medical Coverage. Congratulations Melanie!!

Coverage Needed!!

Special Olympics Nova Scotia – Provincial Summer Games

Where: Acadia University
When: July 12th – 14th
Volunteer Registration:
Contact Holly Buckler at:

Soccer Atlantics for U15/16 Girls.

When: July 11th – 9:30AM – 6PM (9:30am-1pm, 1pm – 6pm)
July 12th – 9:30AM – 6PM (9:30am-1pm, 1pm – 6pm)
Details: Compensation. Kit and table will be provided.

2019 Canada Cup Volleyball Tournament

When: Thursday, July 18th – 10:30am-2:30pm
Friday, July 19th – 11am-3pm
Details: Compensation $15/ hour, Responsible for acute sideline care and first-aid, ice/ heat, basic soft tissue techniques (massage/ stretching) and are obligated to follow Volleyball Canada’s concussion protocol.

SFR Registraion Deadline July 17th!!

The Course at MOVE Physiotherapy Sept. 27-29th is now FULL. There is a second course being hosted by Dalhousie Physiotherapy Clinic

When: July 26-28th, 2019. 26-27th for re-certification 
Where: Dalhousie Physiotherapy Clinic
Registration: Deadline July 17th. Contact the Dal Physio Clinic for registration at 902-494-1502.

Strength & Conditioning Course Coming to Halifax in August!

This course will provide an evidenced-based discussion and review of strength and conditioning principles and practices as they are applied to rehabilitation settings. This 2 day course will cover:
-Programming for rehab
-Integrating lifts with therapeutic exercise
-Coaching cues and more!
When:  August 17th 12pm-8pm
August 18th 9am-5pm
Where: Practical Component at Crossfit Basinview & Lecture Component at Move Physiotherapy

Please see the link below for further details and the registration page on the SPC website:

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Executive Committee


Meredith Waisman

Chair Person

Danielle McNally


Mitchell Squarey

Education Coordinator

Cassy MacGillivary


Joel Buckler

Member Services

Tara Correia

Events Coordinator

 Greg Furlong (2nd year)

 Austin Nichol (1st year)

Student Reps – Dalhousie University

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