Bernadette Martin, MA, BScPT

Associate Dean, Faculty of Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy
Associate Dean, Faculty of Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Medicine

Contact

Associate Dean, Faculty of Rehabilitation - Physical Therapy
Email
berni.martin@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-8749
Address
3-48P Corbett (E.A.) Hall
8205 - 114 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2G4

Associate Dean, Faculty of Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Medicine
Email
berni.martin@ualberta.ca

Overview

About

Credentials

    • MA Communications and Technology - University of Alberta - 2004
    • BSc Physical Therapy - University of Alberta - 1982

    Background Information

    • Joined the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine in 2005 and have focused mainly on teaching, professional program and continuing professional education (CPE) curricular development 
    • Current focus is CPE and development of external partnerships
    • Teaching areas include Anatomy and Professional Issues (Interprofessional Teamwork, Professional Communication)
    • Physical Therapist Clinical Experience includes work in MSK/Trauma, Movement Disorders, SCI and FES and Public Practice Administration



    Research

    Current Areas of Research/Evaluation

    • Distributed Education Model for delivery of MScPT Program
    • Integration of Internationally Educated PTs into the Canadian Health Workforce
    • Authentic Assessment and Evaluation





      Teaching

      Teaching Interests 

      • Use of technology in education
      • Anatomy 
      • Interprofessional Teamwork
      • Advanced Communication Strategies - Motivational Interviewing

      Courses

      PTHER 526 - Professional Issues III

      The study of professional roles, responsibilities and essential competencies within public and private practice with an emphasis on professional communication, assignment of care to physical therapy assistants, patient and colleague education, patient safety, organizational structures, health policy and administration. Prerequisite: PTHER 525.

      Fall Term 2020

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