Mark Hall, PhD

Associate Chair, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine - Physical Therapy


Associate Chair, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine - Physical Therapy
(780) 492-3997
2-50B Corbett (E.A.) Hall
8205 - 114 St NW
T6G 2G4




  • PhD Rehabilitation Science, University of Alberta, 2013
  • MSc Physiotherapy, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 2002
  • BSc Physiotherapy, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 2000

Background Information

Mark Hall was born and educated in South Africa. He has worked clinically in a number of practice areas in South Africa, United Kingdom and Canada. Mark began working at the University of Alberta as the ACCE in 2007.


Professional Interests

Cardiorespiratory physiotherapy, critical care, clinical education, simulation and interprofessional education.

Current Research

His doctoral work focused on identifying the factors that influence Canadian physiotherapists decisions to supervise physiotherapy students on clinical placement. He continues to work in this area, as well as investigating faculty teacher development and inter-professional learning.


Dr. Hall does not currently supervise graduate students.


PTHER 554 - Elective

Students can register in these for credit towards the MScPT requirement of 3 credits in elective coursework. A variety of topic areas may be offered. Note: Course title is variable; course may be repeated.

Spring Term 2022 Spring Term 2022

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Recommendations for effective telesupervision of allied health students on placements.

Author(s): Nagarajan, S., McAllister, L., McFarlane, L., Hall, M., Schmitz, C., Roots, R., Drynan, D., Avery, L., Murphy, S., and Lam, M.
Publication Date: 2018
Publication: Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology.

Launching first-year health sciences students into collaborative practice: Highlighting institutional enablers and barriers to success.

Author(s): King, S., Hall, M., McFarlane, L., Paslawski, T., Sommerfeldt, S., Hatch, T., Schmitz, C., Bates, H., Taylor, E & Norton, B.
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Journal of Interprofessional Care
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An Exploration of Canadian Physiotherapists' Decisions about Whether to Supervise Physiotherapy Students: Results from a National Survey.

Author(s): Hall M, Poth C, Manns P, Beaupre L.
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: Physiotherapy Canada

Perspectives of Canadian final-year physiotherapy students on cardiorespiratory physiotherapy as a career choice.

Author(s): Janaudis-Ferreira, T., Araujo, T., Romano, J., Camp, P., Hall, M., Mathur, S., and Brooks, D.
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: Physiotherapy Canada
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The Experiences of Administrators, Educators and Clinicians during the Development and Implementation of Interprofessional Clinical Learning Units.

Author(s): Hall, M., Vanderzalm, J., Patterson, S.
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: Focus on Health Profession Education
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Australian and Canadian Student and Supervisor Experiences of Telesupervision in Allied Health Clinical Education.

Author(s): Nagarajan S, McAllister L, McFarlane L, Hall M, Schmitz C, Avery L, Drynan D, Roots R, Murphy S, Lam M.
Publication Date: 2015
Publication: Research and Development in Higher Education: Learning for Life and Work in a Complex World

To Supervise or Not to Supervise a Physical Therapy Student: Results from a Canadian National Survey.

Author(s): Hall M, Poth C, Manns P, Beaupre L
Publication Date: 2015
Publication: Journal of Physical Therapy Education
Volume: 29
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 58-67