Norwegian physical therapist Kari Bø has been awarded the World Confederation for Physical Therapy’s highest honour for her highly influential work in women’s health.
She officially received her recognition at the opening ceremony of the WCPT Congress in Singapore. Twelve other awards were presented at the WCPT Awards ceremony before the congress. They recognise outstanding contributions by physical therapists to the profession and global health at international level.
- Hua-Fang Liao – Taiwan
- Jill McClintock – UK
- Michel Landry – Canada
- Donald Neumann – United States
- Celia Tan – Singapore
- Archbold Hinchcliffe – United Kingdom
- Mary Martin – Canada (awarded posthumously)
- Toshihiro Morinaga – Japan
- Dina Brooks – Canada
- Alan Jette – United States
There are further details about all the award winners and their achievements on the WCPT Awards programme pages.
Some of the awardees are interviewed in the video below.