Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation

Orthotics and Prosthetics in Rehabilitation: A Multidisciplinary Approach. International Seminar on March 26 and March 27.

The Al-Kafaàt Foundation organizes this unique seminar to mark the successful closing of the Al-Kafaàt For Youth with Disabilities (AKYD) program, developed by the Al-Kafaàt Foundation with the financial support of the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon. This program will continue thanks to the technical support of Handimat (France).

The Entrance is free. Booking is required on +961.70.168.635.

THE SEMINAR PROGRAM

Monday 26 March 2018
At the Al-Kafaàt Campus, Ain Saadeh

15h00 – 15h15: Welcoming word

Moderator Dr. Chadi LABAKI (Lebanon)
Orthopedic Surgeon
Teaching Doctor at the Sagesse University

15h15 - 16h00: The oblique pelvis in spastic children
M. Bernard DUJARDIN (France)
President Founder of the Handimat Association

16h00 - 16h30 Spasticity: scientific basis of rehabilitation
Dr. Hassan KHEIR EDDINE (Lebanon)
Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Faculty member at the Al-Kafaàt University

16h30 - 16h45 Q&A
16h45 - 17h00 Coffee Break

17h00 – 17h45 Generalities on postural systems
Mr. Roger FAURE (France)
Orthopedic technician

17h45 - 18h00 The multidisciplinary team in a medico-social institution and the role of the physiotherapist
Mr. Jacques KHOUEIRY (Lebanon)
Physiotherapist. Head of the Physical Department at the External Clinics of the Al-Kafaàt Foundation

18h00 – 18h20 Clinical rationale for pediatric rehabilitation
Mrs. Reina MATAR (Lebanon)
Physiotherapist. Head of the Physiotherapy Department at the Lily Shwayri Rehabilitation Center of the Al-Kafaàt Foundation

18h20 - 18h35 Q&A. Closing words.

Tuesday 27 March 2018
At the Al-Kafaàt Campus, Ain Saadeh

15h00 - 15h15: Welcoming word

Moderator Dr. Chadi LABAKI (Lebanon)
Orthopedic Surgeon
Teaching Doctor at the Sagesse University

15h15 - 16h00: A Corset, A Splint
M. Bernard DUJARDIN (France)
President Founder of the Handimat Association

16h00 - 16h30 Orthopedic equipment in cerebral palsy. Case study about a sitting Position
Mr. Olivier BOYER (France)
Orthopedic technician

16h30 - 17h00 Occupational therapy approaches for greater independence (installation and equipment)
Miss Nahawand KASSEM (Lebanon)
Occupational Therapist. Head of the Occupational Therapy Department at the Al-Kafaàt Foundation

17h00 – 17h15 Q&A
17h15 - 17h30 Coffee Break

17h30 – 18h00 Orthopedist Technology
Mr. Wolfgang ANTHONJ (Germany)
Orthopedic technician

18h00 - 18h15 Q&A. Closing words.