Position: Faculty Lecturer
*Currently on leave*
Building: Hosmer House, 3630 prom Sir-William-Osler
Office Room: H201
Mailing Address: 3654 prom Sir-William-Osler, Montréal, QC, Canada H3G 1Y5
Office Phone: 514-398-4400 ext 09214
ISABELLE [dot] PEARSON [at] MCGILL [dot] CA (Email)
Education: BSc (PT, McGill); MSc (Rehabilitation Sciences, McGill)
PHTH-550 Physical Therapy Orthopedic Management
PHTH-661 Sport Physiotherapy
Isabelle Pearson is currently the head physiotherapist for the Canadian Judo Team. She devotes her practice to the care of the judo athletes on the team and she coordinates the medical activities related to Judo Canada’s Integrated Sport Team. In the past, she has worked in a private clinic and a rehabilitation centre treating orthopedic, sport and rheumatology clienteles.
Isabelle Pearson’s interests include Orthopedic Physiotherapy, Manual Therapy as well as Sport Physiotherapy. She previously collaborated in studies examining cervical muscle strength deficits in chronic whiplash and the effect of pain and fear of movement on these measurements as well as the predictors of outcome in a whiplash clientele. She is currently devoting most of her time to teaching and clinical practice.
Pearson I, Reichert A, DeSerres SJ, Dumas JP, Côté JN (2009). Maximal voluntary isometric neck strength deficits in adults with whiplash-associated disorders and association with pain and fear of movement. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 39, 3, 179-187.