Courses and Workshops

The everyday foot and ankle

This course aims to provide physiotherapy-specific information on ankle injury management and degenerative conditions, to improve the confidence as well as competence for physiotherapists in foot and ankle management for the benefit of their clients.


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Learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the kinesiology and functional anatomy of the foot and ankle region
  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the theories underpinning optimal and sub-optimal foot and ankle biomechanics
  • Apply a pragmatic and evidence-based neuromusculoskeletal approach to the diagnosis and classification of foot dysfunction
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the indications for orthotic therapy and when to refer patients onward to specialists

Prerequisites

  • This course is only available to qualified and AHPRA registered physiotherapists.

Presenters

Craig Allingham


With qualifications in physiotherapy, sports science, men's health and business, Craig has enjoyed a stellar career as a leading sports physiotherapist not only in Australia but also internationally. Starting as a staff physiotherapist in a Victorian country hospital, he then moved into private practice and has been a director of several businesses over the last 30 years in Victoria, New South Wales and most recently on the Sunshine Coast where he was a director of Physiocare in Maroochydore from 1996 until 2008. During this time Craig was invited to develop the Masters of Sports Physiotherapy course at Griffith University which he then convened for several years before being head hunted by Bond University as a clinical educator for their new physiotherapy school in 2007. He has been active as a leader in his profession at board levels with the Australian Physiotherapy Assoc., Sports Medicine Australia and Sports Physiotherapy Australia. He also found the time and energy to work as the Physiotherapist for the Flying Fruit Fly Circus and Coordinator of Sports Science and Medicine for Baseball Australia for 17 years plus travel to four Olympic Games as an Australian Team Physiotherapist (Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta & Sydney) where he worked with rowing, cycling, basketball, wrestling, baseball and celebrating.Craig is a Fellow of Sports Medicine Australia, a Professional Member of National Speakers Assoc. of Australia, Assistant Professor at Bond University (adjunct), and a physiotherapy Practice Surveyor for Quality In Practice, a division of AGPAL.

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Saturday
13 July
09:00AM - 05:00PM AEST
Suite 204 32 Delhi Road
North Ryde NSW 2113 View map
Price: Non Member: $675.00
APA Member: $450.00
Distance Discount: $395.00
Musculoskeletal group: $395.00
Registration closing date: 13 Jul 2019 CPD hours: 8.00
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Price: Non Member: $675.00
APA Member: $450.00
Distance Discount: $395.00
Musculoskeletal group: $395.00
Registration closing date: 13 Jul 2019 Event status: Closed CPD hours: 8.00 Your registration status:
Presenters

Craig Allingham


With qualifications in physiotherapy, sports science, men's health and business, Craig has enjoyed a stellar career as a leading sports physiotherapist not only in Australia but also internationally. Starting as a staff physiotherapist in a Victorian country hospital, he then moved into private practice and has been a director of several businesses over the last 30 years in Victoria, New South Wales and most recently on the Sunshine Coast where he was a director of Physiocare in Maroochydore from 1996 until 2008. During this time Craig was invited to develop the Masters of Sports Physiotherapy course at Griffith University which he then convened for several years before being head hunted by Bond University as a clinical educator for their new physiotherapy school in 2007. He has been active as a leader in his profession at board levels with the Australian Physiotherapy Assoc., Sports Medicine Australia and Sports Physiotherapy Australia. He also found the time and energy to work as the Physiotherapist for the Flying Fruit Fly Circus and Coordinator of Sports Science and Medicine for Baseball Australia for 17 years plus travel to four Olympic Games as an Australian Team Physiotherapist (Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta & Sydney) where he worked with rowing, cycling, basketball, wrestling, baseball and celebrating.Craig is a Fellow of Sports Medicine Australia, a Professional Member of National Speakers Assoc. of Australia, Assistant Professor at Bond University (adjunct), and a physiotherapy Practice Surveyor for Quality In Practice, a division of AGPAL.


Learning outcomes
  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the kinesiology and functional anatomy of the foot and ankle region
  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the theories underpinning optimal and sub-optimal foot and ankle biomechanics
  • Apply a pragmatic and evidence-based neuromusculoskeletal approach to the diagnosis and classification of foot dysfunction
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the indications for orthotic therapy and when to refer patients onward to specialists
Prerequisites

Prerequisites

  • This course is only available to qualified and AHPRA registered physiotherapists.
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