Physiotherapy Courses

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Leading The Way Paediatric Orthopaedic Primary Care 16th Annual Multidisciplinary Conference

Location: Ashburn Golf Club (3250 Joseph Howe Drive)

Dates: Thursday, November 08, 2018 -

Leading The Way Paediatric Orthopaedic Primary Care 16th Annual Multidisciplinary Conference

Course Sponsor/Host: IWK Health Centre
Location: Ashburn Golf Club (3250 Joseph Howe Drive)
Registration Dates: Open
Registration Fees: 125$ (100$ for IWK employees and students)
Registration Form: Download Form

Description:

Each year the Orthopaedic Care Team presents a multidisciplinary Paediatric Orthopaedic Conference. Registrants from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and beyond are given an opportunity to learn more about paediatric orthopaedics and make contacts in other communities.

Scheduled presentations include:

1. Hip Preservation Overview (by Dr. Aresh Nejad, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital)

2. Operative vs. Non-Operative Treatment of the Adolescent Shoulder (by Dr. Cathy Coady, Orthopaedic Surgeon, IWK Health Centre & NSHA)

3. Use of Distraction in Osteogenesis Imperfecta (by Dr. Benjamin Orlik, Orthopaedic Surgeon, IWK Health Centre)

4. Osteoid Osteoma (by Dr. Karl Logan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, IWK Health Centre)

5. What do Patients Feel is Important for You to Know? (by Jennifer Berube, Certified Child Life Specialist, IWK Health Centre and Youth Advisory Group Representatives)

6. Tone Management in Neuromuscular Patients (by Dr. Luke Gauthier, Orthopaedic Surgeon, IWK Health Centre and Dr. Jordan Sheriko, Paediatrician (Physical Rehabilitation), IWK Health Centre)

7. Trauma Team Approach (by Dr. Ron El-Hawary, Orthopaedic Surgeon, IWK Health Centre and Trauma Team Representative)

8. Perthes 5 Year Outcomes (by Dr. Aresh Nejad, Orthopaedic Surgeron, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital)

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