Diane Lee graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor degree in the Science of Rehabilitation in 1976. She has been a fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy since 1981 (FCAMPT) and completed her certification in Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) in 2001. Diane is a co-founder of Discover Physio (along with Linda-Joy Lee) and is the owner, director and a practicing physiotherapy at Diane Lee & Associate sin White Rock, BC, Canada. Diane also serves as an editorial advisor for the journal Manual Therapy, a scientific committee member for the Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain and is on the advisory board for Chicago's Woman's Health Foundation.
Diane is well known both nationally and internationally for her clinical work on thoracic, lumbar and pelvic disability and pain. She holds the North American patent for an innovative sacroiliac belt - The Compressor. Her writing journey began in 1989 when Elsevier published the first edition of
The Pelvic Girdle, which has been translated into several languages and updated in three subsequent editions. The latest edition (2011, 4th edn.) present a new model,
The Integrated Systems Model, and the
Clinical Puzzle, co-developed with Linda-Joy Lee, which is the foundation of the series of courses offered by Discover Physio, Discover Physio strives to educate, inspire, and support clinicians to be evidence-based and highly effective through high-quality education experiences both online and hands-on.