The Running Clinic,
C.P. 1075, Lac Beauport, Qc
Canada, G3B 2J8
Blaise Dubois graduated from the Université Laval physiotherapy program in 1998, where he was awarded the prize for excellence in the musculoskeletal field. He immediately specialized and received from the Canadian Association a diploma in sports physiotherapy and a resident title from the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy. In 2010, Blaise Dubois begins a master's degree in experimental medicine and the publication of a Cochrane review on "Physical interventions for preventing stress fractures and stress reactions of bone of the lower limbs in young adults" (in progress).
Director of communications and logistics for The Running Clinic™, Isabelle is the first person you will get in contact with. For any of your questions, course and conference organizations, special requests, don't hesitate to contact her. Her goal: to advise and serve you well but especially to put you and your children to do physical activities! She is also the instigator of The Running Clinic's Mini-marathons which you will able to follow in Quebec City's area and around.
Research and Development
Jean-François Esculier graduated from the University of Ottawa physiotherapy program. Passionate about sports and orthopaedics physiotherapy, he quickly improves his skills in those fields by taking several specialized courses and by working on the field with competitive sport teams and in many events. Being a great sports adept since his early years, Jean-François’ experience guides him through his interventions, which combine efficiently the active therapy approach by exercises prescription and manual therapy. Furthermore, his frequent scientific literature reviews give him the opportunity to gather new findings and incorporate them to enhance his practice, always maximizing his interventions’ efficacy. Presenting a real interest in running injuries, he decides to get involved in clinical research and works in the prevention and treatment of injuries in several popular running events in the greater Quebec city region. This combination gives him the abilities to help recreational runners as well as elite athletes.
Collaborator at The Running Clinic™ since spring 2010, Lee-Manuel ensures good website and social network content by perpetual relevant elements researches, shoes to recommend, new contacts to establish, etc. His goal is to share the happiness that running keeps giving to him with people by guiding them towards a beneficial practice of the sport.
Spanish sector manager
Alejandro Alvarez Navarro obtiene su diploma de fisioterapia en la Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona en el año 2002. Apasionado por la práctica deportiva desde muy pequeño y teniendo un gran deseo de poner en práctica sus conocimientos de fisioterapia deportiva-salud y traumática, se perfecciona rápidamente en estos campos siguiendo diversas formaciones. Se gradúa en fisioterapia del deporte en 2004. Su temperamento perfeccionista le hace viajar por Asia y Europa para mejorar sus conocimientos y completar sus formaciones.