The Saskatchewan Physiotherapy Association (SPA) recently recognized Jo Ann Walker Johnston and JoAnn Nilson for their unique contributions in the area of senior’s falls prevention within Saskatoon Health Region. These physical therapists received the Unique Initiative Award of Merit at the Annual Meeting of the SPA held earlier this year in Regina.

JoAnn Nilson and Jo Ann Walker Johnston

Nilson works in the Outpatient Physical Therapy Department and the Bleeding Disorders Program at Royal University Hospital. Walker Johnston works in Community Services Physiotherapy for Saskatoon Health Region and is a member of the Falls Consortium.