Westby, Marie

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Physical Therapist, Mary Pack Arthritis Program, Physical Activity Support Kit Initiative (PASKI) Core member

Marie joined CHHM as an Associate Member in January 2016 after completing her post-doctoral research through the School of Public Health, U of Alberta. For her postdoc, she developed quality indicators (QIs) for rehabilitation before and after elective total hip and knee replacement surgery.

She is a physical therapist by training and has worked at the Mary Pack Arthritis Program for 28 years, most recently as the PT Teaching Supervisor.

She is a core member of the province-wide Physical Activity Support Kit Initiative (PASKI) and leads the MSK working group to develop an online repository of high quality physical activity resources and tools for clinicians and people living with chronic conditions in BC.