A physical therapist, an academician, a researcher, a clinician, a statistician, a college dean, a management graduate, a regulator, a leader & an able administrator having worked internationally with various associations and now at the helm of affairs of world’s largest representative body in physical therapy as its president, Dr. Emma Stokes has donned many hats. With an illustrative career spanning over two and a half decade she holds tremendous promise as the WCPT President as she takes reigns from the outgoing president, Dr. Marilyn Moffat.
Emma Stokes qualified as a physiotherapist in 1990 [BSc Physiotherapy, Trinity College Dublin]. While working as a clinical physiotherapist at St. James’s Hospital, Dublin (1990-1996), she completed a post-graduate Diploma in Statistics in 1993 and MSc (Research) in 1995 both at Trinity College Dublin. She took up an academic position at Trinity College in 1996, completed a PhD in 2005 and a Master’s degree (MSc Mgmt., Business Administration) in the School of Business in 2008. She is an associate professor at the Department of Physiotherapy, Trinity College Dublin [1996 to date]. She was elected as a Fellow of the College in 2012. She is also runs a Diploma course in Leadership Coaching.
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