The 2016 North East Regional Annual Orthotic Conference: The Hemiplegic Foot & Ankle

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Event Date: 09 January 2016

Start Time: 09:00

Duration: 13:00

This well established annual Orthotic conference will be focusing on The Hemiplegic Foot and Ankle. This subject will be examined by surgical, non surgical, physiotherapy and orthotic practitioners.  Booking can be made online or using the booking form. Details in full below. 





9.20am Welcome and introduction


9.30am Non-surgical management in paediatrics
Dr Yasmin de Alwis, Sunderland Royal, Speciality Trainee Paediatric Neurodisability, Helen Rowland, GNCH, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist Dr Jill Kisler, GNCH, Consultant Paediatrician - Neurodisability


10.00am Physiotherapeutic considerations in adults 
Paul Johnson MCSP, MSC, Specialist Neurological Physiotherapist


10.30am Orthotic management
Ruth Haughey SOrt, Orthotist, Peacocks Medical Group, Helen McCormack SOrt, Orthotist, Peacocks Medical Group


10.50am COFFEE


11.00am Orthopaedic considerations and surgical options in paediatrics
Mr Antoine De Gheldere FRCS, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon; foot and ankle specialist


11.30am Orthopaedic options in adults
Mr Peter Briggs FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon; Foot and Ankle specialist


12.00pm Questions and discussion


12.30pm CLOSE and LUNCH 



Booking can be made by downloading the form below and returning to Lisa Swanston or online via Eventbrite here

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