Courses & Lectures

Introduction to Clinical Gait Analysis: CPD course


The University of Strathclyde’s Biomedical Engineering Department has launched a new online course on clinical gait analysis course. Organised over four blocks (roughly 3 hours per week), it features clinical case studies, quizzes and forums and covers low cost technology as well as gait laboratories and aims to improve understanding of gait impairments and how to measure them in a clinical environment. 
There is NO EXPECTATION of existing knowledge of biomechanics or gait analysis.

For more information and to book a place click here or email Andy Kerr ([email protected])

 

Life changes – rehabilitation following trauma - RCN Defence Nursing Workshop 2019

Date: Saturday 23rd February 2019

Time: Registration 10.30am, Workshop 11.00am – 3.00pm

Venue: Birmingham City University, Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3TN

Overview:Often the medical focus of trauma care is within the first few minutes, hours and days, but we know that any complex trauma is a long journey that impacts not only on the individual but their families and communities. This workshop looks at some of the challenges and successes faced by those rehabilitating from trauma, and is an opportunity to share ideas, best practice and network.

Topics: This workshop will enable you to share best practice and to keep you up to date on latest developments, current evidence and thinking in trauma rehabilitation.

The cutting edge programme will cover:

  • Transforming trauma care in the UK 
  • Pain management and rehabilitation following traumatic injury 
  • Wound care and managing spinal injury in a resource constrained environment 
  • Mental health and trauma 

 CPD: Accrue over 5.5 hours of CPD at the workshop.

Price:RCN member: £60.00 plus VAT (£72.00). Non-member: £90.00 plus VAT (£108.00)

To book: Places are limited. Book online, call RCN Event Registrations on 029 2054 6460 or complete and return the attached booking form to secure yours.

Invoicing:If you require an invoice please send your completed booking form and purchase order (PO) to [email protected]  . Please note we can only process the booking once we have both of these documents.

Website: www.rcn.org.uk/DN19

Event contact: Liz Russ, RCN Events Organiser E: [email protected] T: 0207 647 3591