The course aims to equip occupational therapists with the relevant knowledge and skills to manage common rheumatological conditions seen at work. It aims to deepen participants’ understanding of the etiology of conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and repetitive stress injuries like trigger finger and dequervain’s tenosynovitis and provide evidence-based intervention strategies for these conditions.
Participants will be introduced to splints and supports commonly used to treat and manage these rheumatology conditions. As part of the course, participants will have the opportunity to practice fabricating common splints used in rheumatology, for example the resting hand splint, finger trough and thumb splints.
For course brochure and registration slip, click here.
By registering, participant has agreed to PGAHI Terms & Conditions.
6 - 7 March 2019, Wednesday - Thursday
Timing:9.00 am - 5.00 pm
(inclusive of 7% GST):S$470 (SingHealth Staff & SAOT Members)S$520 (Regular)
This course is funded under e2i Training Grant. Course fee after grant is S$295.30 (inclusive of 7% GST). Only Singaporeans and Singapore PRs are eligible to be considered for the funding. Funding will be subject to approval. Successful applicants will be notified via email.
Registration Closing Date:
15 February 2019, Friday
Therapy Skills Training Lab20 College RoadAcademia Level 1
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