KGH Physiotherapist Wins National Award

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By Matthew Manor

Kathy Lee is a Physiotherapist at Kingston General Hospital and is the recipient of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association's 2011 National Clinical Education Award.

This award recognizes a physiotherapist that demonstrates exceptional dedication to clinical education and contributes high-valued and outstanding supervision of students.Lee was formally recognized by her fellow colleagues and past students, as a role model for professionalism, clinical skills instruction and her mentorship.

Lee has been working at KGH since 1982 and she has worked in a variety of inpatient units over the years. Her current practice is within the surgical program. Her extensive clinical experience, leadership and passion for the physiotherapy profession were contributing factors to her being recognized.