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Course List

Our Sunrise Training and Education Program (STEPS) seminars are designed to provide participants with clinical, technical, and product education on a variety of topics including manual wheelchairs, power wheelchairs, and seating. Each seminar is conducted by a member of our highly educated and experienced team of professionals in engaging formats which include lecture, discussions, and hands-on activities to provide the most optimal learning experience.

For additional information, please email us at Education.Canada@sunmed.com.

Available Courses:

Fall Leckey Learning Sessions

Join Sunrise Medical Canada Inc. and Leckey for 2 one-hour webinars on emerging trends and mobility research!

Presenter: Rebekah Tinney, Physiotherapist

Rebekah graduated from the University of Nottingham in 2012 with a degree in Physiotherapy. She completed her junior rotations in both adult and children’s physiotherapy in Nottinghamshire County before specializing as a Paediatric Physiotherapist in 2014. Rebekah has a special interest in Neuromuscular conditions and also the management of hip displacement in children with Cerebral Palsy.

Webinars

Wednesday, September 21
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)*
Topic: Emerging Trends in Cerebral Palsy

 

This webinar explores the current evidence surrounding Cerebral Palsy. We will examine how changes in diagnosis such as stem cell and gene therapy, along with new techniques in assessment are directly affecting treatment and intervention strategies. Future research and implications for practice will be discussed in this wide-ranging and fascinating update to CP.

Registration Link: https://bit.ly/3O9XwLB​


Tuesday, October 4
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)*
Topic: Let's Get Walking

Join us for this rallying call to get up and get walking! In this webinar, the latest research on the challenges and benefits of active mobility for children with additional needs will be presented. Examining both the physical and psychosocial value of upright mobility, we will explore common paediatric issues which hinder participation and impact gait, discuss practical strategies to aid success and give walking its rightful place as a key part of 24-hour postural activity.

Registration Link: https://bit.ly/3uScfDY

Both sessions will be recorded for those who are unable to attend.
To download the flyer, click here.

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