Joe is a physiotherapist registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario. He is a member of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) and the current Chair of the CPA’s Leadership Division.
His clinical interest is in acute orthopaedic conditions. Joe’s early post graduate education and training was with the Society of Orthopaedic Medicine, London, England. He is now in the final stage of completing a PhD in Physical Therapy at Western University, London, Ontario where his research is focused on acute low back pain.
Joe’s prior education includes a Master of Education degree from Queen’s (2009) and undergraduate degrees in Physical Therapy (Queen’s – ’85), Education (Queen’s – ’79) and Physical & Health Education (University of Ottawa – 78).
He has been actively involved with various community, sports, business and professional associations in Ottawa, Kingston, London and East Gwillimbury.