Jamaica

The Jamaica Physiotherapy Association celebrated World Physical Therapy Day on 8th September 2013, with a Physiotherapy Week 2013 held 8th – 14th September, under the theme "Fit for the future”.  The week was filled with events to celebrate, educate and promote the profession. The following activities took place:

  • education booths and free health checks in several public hospitals
  • fundraising event
  • church service
  • live radio broadcast
  • talk on Pilates in physiotherapy
  • talk on the role of physiotherapy in primary health care
  • appearances on national television
  • 4km walk/run