45 episodes

The Global Physio Podcast delves into the world of Global Health from the perspective of a curious physiotherapist. Engaging interviews with Global Health professionals, researchers, students and more aim to educate and engage listeners in Global Health topics. This podcast is supported in part by the Global Health Division (GHD) of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association; however, the opinions and views expressed in the episodes don't necessarily reflect those of the GHD.

Global Physio Podcast Krysta Wark

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The Global Physio Podcast delves into the world of Global Health from the perspective of a curious physiotherapist. Engaging interviews with Global Health professionals, researchers, students and more aim to educate and engage listeners in Global Health topics. This podcast is supported in part by the Global Health Division (GHD) of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association; however, the opinions and views expressed in the episodes don't necessarily reflect those of the GHD.

    GP039: Telehealth with Krysta Wark and Phil Sheppard

    GP039: Telehealth with Krysta Wark and Phil Sheppard

    The regular host of the podcast, Krysta, is the guest on this episode. Listen to her explain how she thinks Telehealth will be used in physiotherapy practice going forward AND how our more virtual world will impact global health work in general. Phil Sheppard is our guest host for this episode and he shares some […]

    • 34 min
    COVID-19 UPDATE 5: Considerations for re-opening with Phil Sheppard and Dr. Mike Landry

    COVID-19 UPDATE 5: Considerations for re-opening with Phil Sheppard and Dr. Mike Landry

    With whisperings of some communities, provinces and states in North America re-opening certain services, we thought it was timely to discuss what this might look like. We hear insights from both Mike and Phil regarding what we should consider as health care professionals when transitioning back to in-person care. What will our new business models […]

    • 18 min
    GP038: Global Health from Home with Emily Eglitis

    GP038: Global Health from Home with Emily Eglitis

    In response to a need for wheelchairs identified by a physiotherapy school in Nepal, Emily initiated a project to help them acquire more wheelchairs. She elicited the help of physiotherapists at an Australian physiotherapy school near her and they are currently in the needs analysis stage of the project. Emily has found a creative way […]

    • 22 min
    COVID-19 UPDATE 4: with Phil Sheppard and Mike Landry

    COVID-19 UPDATE 4: with Phil Sheppard and Mike Landry

    Phil and Mike are back for another COVID-19 Update. We discuss current status of the COVID-19 pandemic, where some countries are at in terms of their response, how we can be better advocates for our role as physiotherapists, what research is being produced, and more! You don’t want to miss this excellent update! Contact Krysta: […]

    • 39 min
    COVID-19 UPDATE 3: Mental Health with Alex Sterling

    COVID-19 UPDATE 3: Mental Health with Alex Sterling

    Alex Sterling is a Clinical Counsellor based in Victoria, BC, Canada. She shares with us some excellent tips on how to help support your friends, family members, clients and your own mental health during this time and as we move through the pandemic together. She has ample experience with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and shares […]

    • 39 min
    COVID-19 UPDATE 2: with Irena Djordjevic

    COVID-19 UPDATE 2: with Irena Djordjevic

    Tune in to our wonderful podcast volunteer, Irena Djordjevic, describe her current work and living situation in France. She describes what it’s like to be on a full lock down and still work from home. She is a Public Health professional who is actively working on the COVID-19 pandemic response. It was such a pleasure […]

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

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10 Ratings

Brett Trainor ,

The first of its kind!

So blown away that something like this hasn't been done yet! Thanks Krysta for starting such an exciting and much-needed conversation about global health.

PhysioFlynn ,

Excellent physio podcast!!

Krysta explores a fascinating part of the physio world with this podcast. Her passion for global health shines through as she discusses this important topic with some of the industries leaders. Thanks for sharing :)

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