IC2A at OTWorld 2018, Leipzig, Germany

IC2A at OTWorld 2018, Leipzig, Germany

Monday 14 May 2018. 16:00 – 18:00. ISPO Open Board meeting.

IC2A is a partner of ISPO and has two representatives participate in the meeting. This year we have proposed a discussion about “How can we achieve the standard “Peer support and counselling should be available to service users as appropriate?”” (Standard number 53, WHO Standards for Prosthetics and Orthotics).

Tuesday 15 May 2018. 10:00 – 13:00. IC2A Annual General Meeting number 3.

A meeting of amputee association members of IC2A.

Wednesday 16 May 2018. 10:30 – 11:45. Oral presentation.

Development of the Global Prosthetic Socket Survey (leg). In the session “Rehabilitation – Quality of Life”. Venue: CCO Room 2.

Thursday 17 May 2018. 09:30 – 11:30. IC2A Think Tank.

A meeting of amputee association members, corporate members and partners. This year’s topic is “Technology Transfer – how do new products and services become accessible to members?”

Friday 18 May 2018. 14:30 – 15:45. Peers in the hospital – symposium.
Chair: Dieter Jüptner, BMAB (and Vice President IC2A)
Content:
– Clinical peers for amputee consultations – Routine practice at the the Trauma Hospital Berlin. Melissa Beirau.
– Importance of clinical peers – From the perspectives of the persons involved. Marion Rink.
– Status and significance of clinical peers from the perspective of BMAB. Dieter Jüptner
– Peers in hospitals in Norway. Erik Haugen.
Venue: CCO Room 4