Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa and a full time clinic faculty member at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Department of Surgery, Orthopaedics
Dr. Ken Kontio is an Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa, and also a full time clinic faculty member at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Department of Surgery, Orthopaedics. His teaching activities include undergraduate and post graduate students. He has been actively involved in the revised undergraduate curriculum and is acting English chair of the MSK content for the foundations unit. He also coordinates the MSK Physical Skill Development course delivered in first year. He is a member of the Orthopaedic Surgical Residency Training Committee, and has received a teaching award for his resident education.
He obtained his Master’s of Education degree from the University of Ottawa in 2011, and is actively involved in implementing Team Based Learning (Pilot format) in the Foundations Unit for the 2012-13 academic year. Clinically, his practice includes pediatric sports medicine, deformity correction and lengthening, and club foot treatment.