Elizabeth (Liz) Harvey
Elizabeth (Liz) Harvey MHSc (PT), BMR (PT)
Senior Instructor

Areas of Interest

Liz’ background in physiotherapy has encompassed many areas in several countries.  Her main focus has been in musculoskeletal physiotherapy in areas of inpatient orthopedics, private practice and community-based physiotherapy.  She is fortunate to have practiced in Canada, Australia, the UK and as a medical volunteer in Nicaragua. She is currently undergoing her PhD studies.  

Teaching in the MPT Program

  • PT 6100 Foundations of Physical Therapy - Instructor 
  • PT 6124 Physical Therapy and Hospital Based Care – Course coordinator and Instructor
  • PT 6130 Applied Sciences for Physical Therapy 1 – Instructor and assist with labs 
  • PT 6221 Clinical Skills for Physical Therapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 1 - Instructor
  • PT 6224 Clinical Skills for Physical Therapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 2 - Instructor
  • PT 6250 Integrated Practice for Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions - Course Coordinator and Tutorial leader
  • PT 6260 Physiotherapy Practice and Professional Issues – Tutorial leader
  • MPT 2 Year Coordinator

Selected Publications

Smith, Michelle; Harvey, Elizabeth; van den Hoorn, Wolbert; Shay, Barbara; Pereira, Gisele, Hodges, Paul. (2016) Out-Patient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Improves Medial-Lateral Balance in People With Chronic Respiratory Disease; Proof-of-Concept Study.  Respiratory Care; Apr (61)4: 510-20

Webber, Sandra; Harvey, Elizabeth; Dean, Brenda; Proctor, Peggy.  Data! Data! Improving physiotherapy education through effective program evaluation.  Presentation, Canadian Physiotherapy Association National Congress, May 2016.

Fricke, Moni; Harvey, Elizabeth; Garret, Mark; Pereira, Gisele.  Physiotherapy student experience of mistreatment on clinical placements.  Presentation, Canadian Physiotherapy Association National Congress, May 2016.

Harvey, Elizabeth; Fricke, Moni; Pereira, Gisele.  Facilitating a Student-Led Code of Ethics: A Framework for Educators.  Poster, World Congress of Physiotherapy, May 2015.

 

Ph: (204) 977-5656

Fax: (204) 789-3927

E-Mail: Elizabeth.Harvey@umanitoba.ca