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Ontario Virtual Chapter Meeting

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May 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Ontario Chapter Meeting – Saturday May 1st, 11:00am ET.

Zoom Information: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85980460842?pwd=RnJzam5WYlY1VUt6SFlscXlPcWEwQT09

Meeting ID: 859 8046 0842, Passcode: 685642

Or by phone: 646-558-8656, Meeting ID: 859 8046 0842

We will have a guest speaker, Krista Holdsworth, BSc., CO(c), FCBC joining us on May 1, 2021. Krista has been a certified orthotist since 1988, after passing the Canadian Board For Certification Of Prosthetists And Orthotists’ national certification exam, she became co-owner and Director of Orthotics at OrthoProActive in 1993. With her background as a Kinesiology graduate, Krista has become a leading clinician in such specialized areas as paediatric orthotics and serial casting.  Ms. Holdsworth is an associate lecturer for the Clinical Methods In Orthotics and Prosthetics program through George Brown College and has held various positions with the national organization, OPC, and received her fellowship designation in 2014. She will be discussing:

  • prescription, types [materials/design], fitting, construction/adjustments, payment.
  • back braces for lordosis/kyphosis
  • total presentation 40-45 min. 30-35 min. presentation/show & tell; 10–15 minutes questions

Please see the attached article by Ann Harland about the personal advantages experienced as a result of wearing AFOs.

Hope to “see” you there!

~Carrie Wilkinson, Ontario Chapter Director

Details

Date:
May 1
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Ontario Canada Chapter
Email:
OntarioCanadaChapter@fshdsociety.org

Venue

Ontario
Ontario, Ontario Canada + Google Map