Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Introducing our staff - Erin MacDonald

Raised in Burlington, Erin completed her high school diploma at Notre Dame Secondary school.  She graduated in 2000 from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology. In 2003, she graduated with honors from Sheridan College with a diploma in Sports Injury Management during which time she completed a year internship in the CFL with the Hamilton Tiger Cats Football Club. Erin has been an Athletic Therapist for many competitive sports teams, including: the University of Western Ontario's Football team and women's basketball team, Guelph University's men's hockey team, and the Columbus Landsharks of the National Lacrosse League.  In 2009, she graduated from the Ontario College of Health and Technology with a diploma in Massage Therapy and in 2010 become a Registered Massage Therapist with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario.  Erin has been working at The Elliott Sports Medicine Clinic since 2004 and co-owns a custom knee bracing company, MORPH Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation Services with her business partner Jessica Price. Erin has taken educational courses in Muscle Energy and Soft Tissue Release.