Mr. Brien has been a physiotherapist with Back on Track since 1999. He has been responsible for patient care, marketing strategies, the Golf Kinetics program, and writing a regular Golf Healthy article for Flagstick magazine. As Director of Physiotherapy for Back on Track Mr. Brien supervises and educates all staff therapists, physiotherapy aids, and kinesiologists. He also oversees the day to day operation of the clinic and assumes responsibility for maintaining the highest level of patient care. Mr. Brien has developed a training program within Back on Track that will allow all therapists to share their individual knowledge and expertise with each other. This will ensure the highest quality of patient care, by optimizing each therapist's skill level. Monthly in-services allow all therapists to share treatment techniques and new technology in the physiotherapy profession. These skills can be practiced and perfected during these sessions and therefore each patient will receive the benefits of the combined clinical knowledge of the entire staff. Mr. Brien grew up in Saint John, New Brunswick and graduated with a Bachelor of and Science in Biology (Dean's List Honours) from UNB in Fredericton. He went on to receive his Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy (Dean's List Honours) from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Mr. Brien has a special interest in orthopaedic manual therapy and has achieved his post-graduate diploma in manual therapy from the orthopaedic division of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association. Mr. Brien also has an interest in Golf and has completed the Golf Kinetics program, which enables him to perform biomechanical swing analysis. The purpose of the program is to design individualized exercise programs for golfer's to optimize performance and prevent golf related injuries. Mr. Brien is also interested in running analysis and prevention/treatment of running related injuries. He has served as staff physiotherapist for the Canadian national heptathalon/decathalon teams.