The Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC) is a registered non-profit organization. PABC has been serving its 2,800+ members for over 75 years. Founded in 1927 as a Branch of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, PABC was incorporated in 1945. PABC is governed by physiotherapy members who are elected to the Board of Directors. As the voice of its members, PABC ensures members have access to practice support, professional development and advocacy avenues to provide opportunities for people in BC to receive quality care that keeps them moving for life. PABC represents its members to government, health authorities, insurers, other stakeholders, and the public.

Mission: The Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia leads the physiotherapy profession by fostering excellence in practice, continuing education and advocacy. Together, we inspire healthy lifestyles.

Vision: Physiotherapy in British Columbia is an essential partner for optimizing movement and health.

Articles and News

Nov 12, 2022

The Seniors Living Expo brought together B.C.’s senior living and care communities to showcase the very finest products and services available for older adults. This included organizations that...
Nov 03, 2022

The authors of this article review damage to the respiratory muscles as a result of COVID and suggest that this may have a role in persistent dyspnea. They recommend and provide specific suggestions...
Oct 19, 2022

Check out this paper by the UBC team including former PABC president Dr. Alex Scott. Table 1 provides a great summary (and recommendations) of clinical takeaways for resistance-exercise based achilles...