Vancouver & Sea to Sky

Wed 24th -
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
* THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED This 1.5 - 2 hour workshop is led by an experienced Athletic Therapist and focusses on sharing the latest medical and scientific information about brain injury, sport risk factors, prevention techniques, and concussion management guidelines. Participants will review on-field assessment techniques, including the use of the Pocket SCAT2 tool and a review of red flags. Finally, the grey area surrounding return-to-play decisions will be explored, providing ample time for specific questions from the audience. Register HERE or call Creekside community Centre at 604.257...
Sat 13th -
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
This eight-hour workshop covers many of the taping techniques used in a sport setting through a combination of lecture and practical sessions. The morning session is designed as an introduction to taping. Safety considerations relating to taping will be introduced. Preventive and supportive techniques for the ankle will also be covered. The taping techniques covered in the afternoon session include regional techniques for the ankle, foot, elbow, wrist, thumb and finger. Procedures for injury prevention, minimizing the chance of further damage when injury occurs and for aiding the healing...
Sun 5th -
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
This eight-hour workshop covers many of the taping techniques used in a sport setting through a combination of lecture and practical sessions. The morning session is designed as an introduction to taping. Safety considerations relating to taping will be introduced. Preventive and supportive techniques for the ankle will also be covered. The taping techniques covered in the afternoon session include regional techniques for the ankle, foot, elbow, wrist, thumb and finger. Procedures for injury prevention, minimizing the chance of further damage when injury occurs and for aiding the healing...
Tue 5th (All day) to Thu 7th (All day)
This eight-hour workshop serves as an introduction to injury prevention and on-site management of sports related injuries. Topics covered include recognition and control of potentially hazardous situations, injury assessment and the handling of life-threatening situations, management of common injuries, referral patterns and the development of a sports first-aid kit. A certificate of completion is issued. Continuing education/professional development credits are offered for: College of Massage Therapists of BC (7) and Ringette Canada.
Sun 20th -
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
For Parents, Coaches, Officials and Administrators of Mount Currie Youth Sports or any Community Members interested in Youth Sport Safety It is estimated that up to 50% of sports injuries are preventable and that parents and coaches hold the keys to some of the most effective sports injury prevention strategies. SportSmart is for you if you are interested in learning what you can do, whether or not your child has ever sustained a sports-related injury. It’s worth the attention. Sports-related injuries continue to pose a significant risk to the health of young people accounting for close to 20...
Tue 14th -
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
May 14, 2019, 6:00pm -8:30pm - Westin Bayshore - Vancouver, BC Physical activity is an important and historically underutilized form of medicine. Movement and exercise are critical for people’s best health and are effective as prevention and treatment in chronic disease. This 2.5-hour workshop will discuss all aspects of physical activity in health, how to most effectively engage your patients in less sedentary and more physically active lifestyles, and how to provide individualized exercise prescription. This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians...

Emily Grainger

Emily is focused on empowering her patients to achieve long-term results utilizing evidence-based education, manual therapy, and therapeutic exercises. Emily works with patients of all ages and abilities, and has a special interest in youth athlete injuries, return to sport post-operatively, knee and hand injuries.

Sat 23rd - 8:00 am to Sun 24th - 3:30 pm
The annual RCCSS(C) Spring Conference in beautiful Vancouver, BC, called GEARING UP, is all about the sport of cycling! It takes place this March 23-24th, 2019. Check out our website for dates, speaker details and to grab your seat at this popular conference. REGISTER HERE LOCATION: Sheraton Vancouver Wall Center 1088 Burrard St Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9 Phone: (604) 331-1000

Main Yan Physiotherapy Clinic

Contact Name: 
Kam Yan
Phone Number: 
604-874-8668
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At Main Yan Physiotherapy, our goal is to help each patient reach optimal health through customized solutions tailored to their needs and goals. We are conveniently located on the ground level in the heart of Vancouver on Main Street, near Mount Pleasant, where we treat a wide variety of conditions and disorders. We are a multi-disciplinary centre for the treatment of pain and sports injuries. The clinic offers effective physical therapy treatments with emphasis on pain relief, exercise, and education.

 

Kam Yan

Kam Yan is a graduate of Physiotherapy from the University of Alberta. He started in hospital work and has been in private practice for the last 25 years. He is also a fully licensed Traditional Acupuncturist of BC and has taught IMS at iSTOP as well as in Hong Kong.

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