• Management Sciences  for Health and Handicap International Nepal is organizing the World Health Organization based Wheelchair Service Provision Training-Basic Level in Nepal. This is the certified training being conducted in Kathmandu Nepal from 19th to 23rd of June 2017.  It will be a residential training with the provision of free accommodation ,food and land route travel( check in and out days)

    The organizer will be accepting one potential member physiotherapist recommended  by NEPTA. Therefore, NEPTA circulates this announcement requesting the interested candidate to apply for it. Member physiotherapist living out of the Kathmandu valley are strongly encouraged to apply, however selection will be fully competency based. Please follow  following procedures to apply for this announcement.

    NEPTA encourages the applications from interested physiotherapist who meet following criteria,

    1. Diploma in physiotherapy with at least 5 years of experience in wheelchair service provision
    2. Bachelor in physiotherapy with at least 1 years of experience in wheelchair service provision
    3. Master in physiotherapy currently involved on wheelchair service provision
    4. Valid NEPTA membership is mandatory

    Instructions to apply

    • Physiotherapists who meets above criteria  are encouraged to apply
    • Motivation letter explaining how this training is important  and what impact you foresee(after this training) for the wheelchair service provision
    • Send your motivation letter not later than 29th May 2017 to neptacon8nepal@gmail.com
    • Send scan copy of NEPTA membership certificate or NEPTA identify card

    PS: Please contact on this number for the membership assistance  , 9841231174

  • This workshop is designed to enhance the participant’s knowledge and skill level in the evidence-based management of individuals with cervical-thoracic spine and ribcage disorders and dysfunction. This lab intensive course focuses on the clinical reasoning and hands-on skill development necessary to effectivelyintegrate manual physical therapy examination and intervention techniques into the clinical management of
    these individuals.

    This content of this workshop is the part of course in Canada and USA . In Nepal it is being offered in very affordable cost. Kindly book your quota for the course in advance

     

    Please access the course flyers from here, EIM

  • Handicap International Nepal in collaboration with International society of prosthetics and orthotics(ISPO)  is organizing a Multidisciplinary  four-days training course on management of “Cerebral Palsy” to be held in Kathmandu, Nepal on 7-10 November 2016. The objective of the training is to provide theoretical knowledge (for first two days) and practical hands on workshop (for last two days) on different orthotic and therapeutic techniques in the management of cerebral palsy.

    Have a look on detail side of this training from this link, programme-schedule-_ispo-short-term-course-on-cp-2

    The course has been also endorsed in ISPO website , http://www.ispoint.org/events/ispo-short-course-management-cerebral-palsy

    Handicap International has already invited the potential candidates from service providers working in Cerebral Palsy. But to ensure not to leave behind the potential candidates , HI request NEPTA to select two physiotherapists  for this training.

    This is a free of cost training with the provision of lunch and snacks. There is no travel and per-diem provision to participants

    NEPTA encourages the applications from interested physiotherapist who meet following criteria,

    1. Diploma in physiotherapy with at least 5 years of experience in handling the children with cerebral palsy
    2. Bachelor in physiotherapy with at least 1 years of experience in handing  children with cerebral palsy
    3. Master in physiotherapy currently involved on the rehabilitation of children with cerebral palsy
    4. Proven experience  on prescribing the assistive devices for children with cerebral palsy is an added advantage

    Instructions to apply

    • Physiotherapists who meets above criteria  are encouraged to apply
    • Motivation letter explaining how this training is important  and what impact you foresee(after this training) for the children with cerebral palsy in your setting
    • Send your motivation letter not later than 29th October 2016 to neptacon8nepal@gmail.com

     

  • Association of spine surgeons of Nepal in partnership with national and international like minded organizations is organizing the ISICON 2016 on 6-8 October 2016 at Hotel Hyatt Regency.

    Physiotherapist willing to participate , present a paper  and conducting the workshop are highly encouraged to contact the organizer. As you know management of the spinal injury is multidisciplinary , therefore organizers seek support from all to make it real through the participation and presentation from physiotherapists.

    Conference flyer 

     

    A3 new poster 15-07-2016

    Registration details

    ISSICON Registration

    Abstract submission 

    ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM

    Kindly communicate with organizer at issicon2016@gmail.com for any matter related to this conference 

    We encourage physiotherapist having interest on this topic to present and participate on this conference.

  • Kathmandu University Hospital Dhulikhel, Kathmandu organizes the workshop in Pulmonary Rehabilitation. As it is the multidisciplinary workshop , Physiotherapists are the important delegates for this event. Kindly access the detail information about it through this link, http://www.dhulikhelhospital.org/index.php/component/k2/item/731-updates-in-respiratory-medicine-workshop-on-pulmonary-rehabilitation

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    Nepal Physiotherapy Association is pleased to inform about the 6th International Conference on Disabilities going to be held in Israel. Please access the detail information about the conference through this link  : http://eng-conf.beitissie.org.il/