Joanne Parsons

PhD, MSc, BMR (PT)

  • Accepting Students: Yes
  • Research Category: Injury Prevention


Current Positions

Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, College of Rehabilitation Sciences
Investigator, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba


BSc (Zoology), Brandon University
BMR (Physiotherapy), University of Manitoba
MSc (Kinesiology), University of Manitoba
PhD (Applied Health Sciences), University of Manitoba

Research Focus

Joanne comes from a clinical background in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy. Her current research looks at the use of resistance training activities to maximize health and performance, as well as decrease injury risk, across diverse populations.

Research Interests

- Inclusive resistance training programming for marginalized populations