Pediatric rehabilitation and orthopedic surgery : TAKING EACH STEP TOGETHER
Monday, February 4th - Registration deadline, January 25, 2019.
It is a pleasure for the Shriners Hospitals for Children team to welcome you to this symposium which highlights the collaboration between the rehabilitation team and pediatric orthopedic surgery team. This interdisciplinary work is key to successfully serving our clientele living with complex and chronic needs. The speakers will present the results of their research and experience in order to promote the sharing of best practices.
During the day, you will have the opportunity to choose the track you want in order to customize your learning (see the schedule below). There will also be opportunities for networking and getting to know colleagues from the greater Montreal area. In addition, we invite you to share your own findings by submitting an abstract for a poster.
Register soon! We look forward to seeing you.
Submit an abstract - submission date extended to January 25:
If you wish to submit an abstract, please fill in the form (see Shared files) and return it to Emily Lecker, firstname.lastname@example.org before January 25th. Please note that depending on the version of Adobe that you use, you may have to save the document in word, or print and scan prior to sending it to us. As well, please remember to register!
Registration fees are $100 for Health Professionals and $75 for Students. Registration includes lunch, coffee breaks and the networking cocktail. To register, simply click on the Registration tab at the top of the page and complete the form with payment. All registrations must be completed by January 25.
New! By popular demand!
For those of you who cannot travel to us, we are happy to offer a visio-conference option. Registration for this option is $50.
We are happy to provide the schedule for the day:
8:00 to 8:15 am
Kelly Thorstad & Emily Lecker
8:15 to 9:15 am
Functional outcome of selective dorsal rhizotomy compared to the natural history of cerebral palsy
Jean-Pierre Farmer, M.D. (in English)
9:15 to 9:45 am
An interdisciplinary approach to intensive rehabilitation post selective dorsal rhizotomy
Nikita Gandhi & Marie-Élaine Lafrance (in French & English)
9:45 to 10:15 am
Orthopaedic surgery in children with cerebral palsy
Mohammed Alotaibi, Ambra Donzelli and Doron Keshet in collaboration with Thierry Benaroch, M.D. (in French & English)
10:15 to 10:45 am
Poster Session and Othotic Vendors
10:45 to 11 am
Arthrogryposis, rehabilitation and patient-oriented research
Noémi Dahan-Oliel (in English)
11 to 11:15 am
Using the COPM to ensure a family-centered model of care in a hospital based setting: outcomes from a pilot project in the multidisciplinary arthrogryposis clinic
Emily Lecker (in English)
Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI)
11:15 to 11:30 am
Drug therapy in osteogenesis imperfecta
Frank Rauch, M.D. (in English)
11:30 to 11:45 am
When and how to perform rodding in children with OI
Reggie Hamdy, M.D. (in English)
11:45 am to 12:15 pm
Rehabilitation in children with OI
Corinne Mercier & Marie-Élaine Lafrance (in French)
12:15 pm to 13:15 pm
1:15 to 1:30 pm
ACL reconstruction in the female athlete
Paul Martineau, M.D. (in English)
1:35 to 1:50 pm
Return to sport after ACL reconstruction
Stephanie Gould & Naudira Stewart (in English)
1:55 to 2:10 pm
New model of care for adolescent spine
Monica Chan & Marie-Josée Beaulieu (in English)
2:10 to 2:30 pm
2:30 to 2:45 pm
Pelvic osteotomies for the treatment of acetabular dyslplasia in young adults
Neil Saran, M.D. (in English)
2:50 to 3:05 pm
Physical rehabilitation and motion analysis centres: a dynamic duo!
Louis-Nicolas Veilleux & Nancy Descôteaux (in English)
1:15 to 1:30 pm
Surgical treatment options for the upper extremity for children with cerbral palsy
Chantal Janelle, M.D. (in French)
1:35 to 2:05
Evaluation of spasticity in the upper extremity
Nathalie Bilodeau (in French)
2:05 to 2:25 pm
2:30 to 2:45
Treatment of post surgical scars
Sarah Cachecho (in French)
2:50 to 3:15
Upper extremity splinting and taping: sharing our experience
Nathalie Bilodeau (in French)
3:20 to 3:35 pm
Neuromuscular scoliosis… all you need to know!
Jean A. Ouellet, M.D. (in English)
3:40 to 3:55 pm
Rehabilitation in a global context: a short term surgical mission to Haiti
Nadine Henry & Chantal Damas (in English)
4:00 to 4:15 pm
Jacques Boissonneault (in English & French)
4:15 to 5:15 pm
Cocktail & Networking
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