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Osteopathy Australia Annual Conference 2015

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Program

Date: 22 October – 23 October 2016, Welcome Reception on 21 October

Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland

CPD: 14 hours

 

WELCOME RECEPTION:  21 October 2016 Friday

6.00pm - 8.00pm

The Guild Insurance Welcome Reception

 

CONFERENCE DAY ONE:  22 October 2016 Saturday

Session time

Speaker

Topic

8.00am – 8.30am

Registration

8.30am - 9.00am

Presidents:

Kate Locke

Jonathan Lloyd Payne

Conference Opening  and Welcome

Session 1:

9.00am – 10.30am

Eyal Lederman

The Myth of Core Stability

10.30am – 11.00am

Morning Tea

Session 2:

11.00am – 12.00pm

Christie Boucher

Understanding Risks in Osteopathy

Session 3:

12.00pm – 1.00pm

Louise Hardy

Weight and Weight Related Behaviours of Australian Children, What Role Can Osteopaths Play?

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Lunch (workshop sessions in afternoon, group splits into 2 rooms)

Workshop A :

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Eyal Lederman

How to treat Acute Disc

Workshop B: part 1

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Ben McChesney

Lower Limb Gait Biomechanics and Assessment

3.00pm – 3.30pm

Afternoon Tea

Workshop A cont.:

3.30pm – 5.30pm

Eyal Lederman

How to treat Acute Disc

Workshop B: part 2

3.30pm –4.30pm

 

4.30pm -5.30pm

 

Philip Austin

 

Endogenous Pain Modulation: Mechanisms and Assessment

Alison Sim

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Concepts in a Manual Therapy Setting 

Annual General Meeting 5.40pm – 6.30pm

CONFERENCE DAY TWO:  23 October 2016 SUNDAY

8.00am - 8.30am

Registration

Workshop A:

8.30am – 10.00am

Eyal Lederman

How to treat Frozen Shoulder

Workshop B: Part 1

8.30am – 10.00am

Rod Harris

Functional Movement Systems

10.00am – 10.30pm

Morning Tea

Workshop A cont. :

10.30am –12.30pm

Eyal Lederman

How to treat Frozen Shoulder

Workshop B: Part 2

10.30am -12.30pm

Phillip Beach

Floor Sitting Postures that 'Tune' the Physique 

12.30pm – 1.30pm

Lunch (plenary session after lunch, re-join into main room)

Session 2:

1.30pm – 2.30pm

Martin Wood

Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

Session 3:

2.30pm – 3.30pm

John Littleton

How to Avoid Burn Out from Taking on the Patient’s Emotions

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Afternoon Tea

Session 4:

4.00pm – 5.00pm

- Gopi McLeod

- Raymond Blaich

Education Panel

5.00pm – 5:30pm

Antony Nicholas

Closing Remarks and Prize Draws