Event Details

AFRM Trainee Webinar Series - Practical Neurological Rehabilitation and Updates

Date:
24 Oct 2020 at 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location:
Online (AEDT)
Host:
AFRM

The AFRM Trainee Webinar Series will be held online as a replacement for the AFRM Annual Trainee Meeting 2020. There are 3 webinars planned for 24 October, 14 November and 5 December. 

These webinars are a great learning opportunity for AFRM trainees ahead of exams next year. Hear from a variety of experts and get involved in the Q&As.  

The theme for this webinar is ‘Neuro’: Practical Neurological Rehabilitation and Updates. 

Topics

  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Spinal Cord Injury: ASIA Assessment
  • principles of Spina Bifida Care

Panel 

Dr Malcolm Bowman, Staff Specialist, Medical Rehabilitation Unit, St Joseph's Hospital. Malcolm is a staff specialist in rehabilitation medicine at St Joseph’s Hospital, and visiting rehabilitation physician at Wolper Jewish Hospital.

Dr Sachin Shetty, Director, Spinal Injuries Unit, Prince of Wales hospital. Dr Sachin Shetty is Rehabilitation and Pain Physician working at Prince of Wales Public and Private Hospital in Sydney. He has a special interest in Spinal Injuries, regional pain and management of various acute and persistent pain and rehabilitation issues.

Dr Patrick Arulanandam, Rehabilitation Physician, Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Services and St. Vincent’s Hospital Sydney. Patrick is a rehabilitation staff specialist at St Vincent’s and Royal Prince Alfred hospitals in Sydney. He conducts a monthly adult spina bifida clinic at RPA, as well as outreach clinics to Dubbo, Coffs Harbour and Tamworth throughout the year.

Dr Stephanie Lam is the Webinar Chair and NSW/ACT representative for the AFRM Trainee Committee

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