Event Date/Time: Mar 06, 2012
End Date/Time: Mar 09, 2012
Abstract Submission Date:
May 27, 2011
Paper Submission Date:
May 27, 2011
This International Symposium addresses current and future developments in the areas of seating, positioning and mobility. Topic areas include service delivery, product development, research and outcomes. The format for the symposium will include plenary, pre-symposium, instructional, paper and poster sessions. Extensive opportunities are provided for networking with colleagues.
KEYNOTE: John Patrick, MB, BS, MRCP, MD, Ottawa, ON
â€œEthics: Caring for Individuals with Disabilityâ€
PLENARIES: Janice Duivestein, MRSc, OT/PT, Neuromotor Program Manager, Feeding Team Leader,
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Vancouver, BC
â€œSit, Eat, Thrive: Making the Connection Between Posture and Mealtimesâ€
Kerry Jones, ATP, Rehabilitation Designer, â€œThe Space Betweenâ€, Edwardsburg, MI
â€œThe Joy of Seating: How Design Influences Outcomes. â€˜What Makes You Go Aaah...â€™â€
The International Seating Symposium includes an extensive exhibit hall, which will be open Wednesday, March 7th & Thursday, March 8th, 2012. Organizations wishing to exhibit and/or sponsor should contact Yolande Chang at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.