The European Seating Symposium (ESS) conference is taking place at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland on 13th-15th June 2018 and already has a great line up in place. Invacare are not only exhibiting at the eagerly anticipated annual conference but will be presenting a whole host of workshops!
With 6 workshops taking place over the 3-day event, the presentations will include:
Rhona Moot (OT & Clinical Specialist for Invacare EMEA) and Sofie Vercaemer (OT & Marketing Manager, Belgium)– There’s no need to be afraid
13th June @ 2-3pm
The presentation will cover:
-Basic powerchair programming
-Technical developments within the powerchair industry
-How therapists will change their perception of programming from being complex and difficult to being simple!
-How programming can mean the difference between an individual driving a powerchair safely & independently and someone being denied provision of this lifechanging equipment.
Kathy Fisher (Clinical Educator for Invacare Canada) - Heads Up
13th June @ 3:30-4:30pm
-Focusing on the Matrx Elan headrest and the variety of postural support possibilities
Stephanie Tanguay (Clinical Educator for Motion Concepts/Matrx US) - Small Clients Big Decisions
14th June @ 2-3pm
-Focusing on Matrx Mini back and Mini PS cushion to provide complete postural support to paediatric clients
Stephanie Tanguay - Immerse Yourself – The Science of Skin Protection
14th June @ 3:30 – 4:30pm
-Focusing on Matrx Libra/Vi/PS cushion features is designed to minimize the negative effects of external forces
Kathy Fisher - Bumps in the Road: Considering the Effects of Vibration on Power Wheelchair Users
15th June @ 2-3pm
-Focusing on Matrx seating related to powerchairs
Dr. Jessica Presperin Pedersen, Dr. Cindy Smith, Stephanie Tanguay - Proving What We Know
15th June @ 3:30-4:30pm
-Focusing on Matrx backs and improving individual positioning
To register for the event, please click here.