Elaine Maheu (right), IFOMPT conference co-chair, receives the award from the assistant to the Quebec Ministry of Tourism

Subgroup honoured for its conference success

The International Federation of Orthopaedic Maninpulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) – a subgroup of WCPT – has received official recognition for its last conference, held in Quebec City, Canada in 2012.

It was judged international event of the year in Quebec City by the city’s tourism body. The award was presented at a banquet in January. Elaine Maheu, IFOMPT conference co-chair, says the conference generated $3.2 million for the Quebec tourism industry. 

“I share this honour will all those who contributed to the success of this conference,” said Elaine Maheu, IFOMPT conference co-chair. “It was worth every minute, hour and day that we spent putting this great event together.”

Related to this story