Instructor: Scott Howitt
Biography: Dr. Howitt holds an Honors Bachelors degree in Physical Education from the University of Western Ontario and a Masters degree in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences from the University of Guelph. He graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, and has since completed a two-year post-graduate residency in Sports Sciences, a three-year post-graduate program in Rehabilitative Sciences, and a two-year certification in acupuncture.
Dr. Howitt has been a member of the core medical team for the Canada Summer Games, as well as numerous professional, Olympic and amateur sports including rugby, soccer, bobsled/skeleton and triathlon. He has traveled both nationally and internationally for bobsled/skeleton, triathlon and soccer events. He has created content for sports medicine courseware, has published numerous research papers, and is a prominent lecturer for undergraduate and post-graduate sports medicine, rehabilitation, nutrition and fitness continuing education.