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  • Monday 17 December

  • Do you want to learn, in a practical way, the most updated evidence based clinical practice for your scoliosis patients using the best e-learning educational tools, and without moving from your busy office? This is the Course for you! The first three editions were indeed a great success, involving participants coming from all five continents, engaged in an ongoing learning process that is actually both captivating and effective.A participant commented: "I am continually impressed at the standard of the material presented in the ISICO master course. Great work! I do not think most of the students know how lucky they are. It took memany years, hundreds of hours of travel and thousands of dollars in course fees to learn similar information." Online registration open now for the 4th edition of the Master Course, endorsed by the international scientific societies ISPRM (International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine), ESPRM (European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine) and UEMS PRM Board (Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Board of the European Union of Medical Specialists). 40 lectures provided by the most recognized experts in this field, discussion groups, live tutoring sessions delivered from January to October 2019. Detailed information in the Course website (,where you can TRY FOR FREE a lesson of the Master Course! Don't miss this great training opportunity, and register within the 15th of December 2018 to take advantage of the discounted fees! Special discounts for ISPRM and ESPRM members, Residents in PRM and for people coming from Lower-Middle Income and Low Income Countries. Secretary of the Course: Gaby Engelhorn -
    Date: Sat 15 Dec 2018 - Tue 1 Jan 2019
  • Wednesday 19 December

  • Overview: - Innovative AFO Designs - Explore innovative AFO designs and hear from experienced international orthotists that are successfully applying new AFO design techniques. *you must register using the link provided to attend* Presenters: - Michael Rexing – Germany Michael is a senior consultant in the orthopaedic department at the adViva group, one of the leading orthotic companies in Germany. Michael completed his highereducation as an orthotist/prosthetist (Meister-D) in 1994 and has worked in numerous university clinics. He specialises in paediatric, lower limb and spinal orthotic practice. Michael is a lecturer in several postgraduate and undergraduate courses in bothGermany and internationally and frequently provides lectures regarding lower limb orthoses for neuromuscular conditions. - Nicole Bennett – UK Nicole is a senior orthotist at Blatchford in the UK and graduated in 2005. Nicole has practised in both New Zealand and the UK and is now the lead orthotist atDMRC Headley Court; part of the complex trauma team responsible for providing a world class rehabilitation service to injured members of the armed forces. Nicole is an expert in the application of composite orthoses and advanced stance phase control KAFO systems.Nicole and her colleagues at Headley Court were the first to introduce the use of advanced lower-limb ankle-foot orthoses in the UK.
    Date: Wed 19 Dec 2018
    Time: 08:00 PM - 09:30 PM

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