Krista McHardy, ATC, RMT

Job Title: 
Athletic Trainer
Disciplines: 
Sport Medicine
Education: 

BA (Hon) Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON

BSc. Exercise Science - Athletic Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

MEd. Athletic Training, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Biography: 

Krista joined CSIO in September 2013. She works primarily with Wheelchair Basketball Canada’s National Academy. Her previous experience includes work with Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, where she served as an athletic trainer at a local high school. Kritsa also worked as an orthopedic technician for 7 years, and spent 2 years as a graduate assistant athletic trainer while attending Temple University.

A native of Ottawa, ON, Krista served as a student intern athletic therapist with the Ottawa Renegades (CFL), University of Ottawa Football, Carleton University and local minor football teams.

Professional Affiliations: 
  • National Athletic Trainers’ Association
Research Interests: 
  • Sports Injuries Epidemiology in Para Sports
  • Shoulder Injury Prevention
  • Postural Control in Para Athletes