Physiotherapists working in aged care frequently have to manage people with Parkinson's disease (PD) and other movement disorders. This course will improve skills relevant to the assessment and treatment of these disorders. It will cover recent research findings, new medication and other changes in PD management (eg, surgery) and their implications for physiotherapy practice.
This is a student event for student members only:
Attendees will see the latest and simplest approaches to assessing shoulder pain and the appropriate treatment pathways.
The intent is to demystify the shoulder, as it often is the most frightening joint for a graduate to treat and this course will show you how to make it easier.
It will cover:
Cuff and scapula control assessment and Rx
A complete and systematic approach
Please note: This is a live webinar. Login instructions including link details will be sent to registrants on the day of the event. If login instructions are not received by midday on the day of the lecture please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org**STUDENT PD CANCELLATION POLICY**
Student Members are required to notify APA in writing at least 24 hours prior to event if unable to attend. Cancellation emails must be sent to email@example.com
The NSW/ACT Branch invites all final year students and 1st and 2nd year new grads to attend the NSW/ACT Virtual Job Show 2020. 3rd year undergrads and 1st year GEMs are welcome to attend too.
The Show provides a fantastic opportunity for students and new grads to speak with prospective employers about employment options and new graduate opportunities in 2021. Our exhibitors will encompass employers of graduate physios from both the public and private sectors and from metro and regional NSW that will be present, including hospitals, private practices, recruitment, allied health providers and job ready providers.
This event is free to APA student and New grad members.
Register here to secure your place: https://physiotherapy.eventsair.com/virtual-job-show,-nsw/stuvirtualrego
Dr Rodrigues sees all neurological patients, with a particular interest in Parkinson's Disease (PD), tremor, and deep brain stimulation (DBS) for movement disorders. Dr Rodrigues will provide an outline on the latest development in DBS, and its implications to physiotherapy.