Landry, Michel

Landry, Michel
Country
Canada
Bio

Michel D. Landry is a Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina (USA).  Prior to this, Dr. Landry spent 7 years as the Division Chief with Duke University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Division where he successfully led a significant re-building of the program which has now grown into one of the top physical therapy programs in the United States.  Prior to receiving his doctoral degree, he held clinical and senior management positions within the private rehabilitation sector in Ontario (Canada), and within international humanitarian aid and development agencies.  Dr. Landry is a health policy researcher, and his area of study is the interface between available supply (financial and human resources) and increasing demand for rehabilitation services across the continuum of care.  He is a Past-President of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, and a former Career Scientist at the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.  He is a provocative advocate for the moral, ethical and economic necessity to ensure accessible and affordable rehabilitation services across the constalations of high, middle and low-income countries.  Landry is currently completing his executive Masters of Business Administration (MBA) at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.