The Motion Rehab Expo is a complimentary full-day education and networkingevent with presentations by leading healthcare professionals and equipment suppliers.
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Round robin presentations – Adult and pediatric streamsTrial & review the latest and greatest in rehab mobility, seating & home accessibility productsGuest speakers Linda Norton, M.Sc.CH, PhD, OT Reg. (Ont.) & Trisha Robbins, Associate Director, Accessibility Services, March of Dimes Canada presenting on the topic of translating clinical assessment findings into compelling funding justifications*Complimentary lunch & refreshmentsFree parking
*Motion is an accredited provider of continuing education and training through the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Attendees to the keynote presentation who complete a knowledge check (quiz) and evaluation will receive a recognized Certified Education Unit (CEU).
6:30 AM – 8:30 AM – Manufacturer setup
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM – Attendee registration
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM – Land Acknowledgement, introductions & housekeeping
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM – Guest Speakers Linda Norton, M.SC., PhD., O.T. Reg. (Ont.) & Trisha Robbins, Associate Director, Accessibility Services, March of Dimes Canada presenting on the topic of translating clinical assessment findings into compelling funding justifications
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM – Break
10:00 AM- 12:00 PM – Round robin presentations
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM – Lunch break & prize draws
12:45 PM – 2:15 PM – Round robin presentations
2:15 PM – 2:30 PM – Break
2:30 PM – 3:45 PM – Round robin presentations
3:45 PM – 4:00 PM – Closing
Linda is an Occupational Therapist who is passionate about the prevention and management of pressure injuries. It is her diverse experience in various settings including hospital, community, and industry; and experience in various roles including clinician, educator, manager, and researcher that give Linda a unique perspective.
She has completed the International Interprofessional Wound Care Course through the University of Toronto, a Master’s in Community Health focusing on pressure injury prevention and a Ph.D. in Occupational Science focusing on chronic wounds. Her research focused on how health care providers identify and address lifestyle factors for clients with chronic wounds.
Linda is a co-director and faculty member of the International Interprofessional Wound Care Course and is a faculty member of the Advanced Health Care Practice – Wound Healing program at Western University. Linda regularly presents workshops and webinars across Canada and is the Director, Learning and Clinical Education for Motion.
Disclaimer: The Presenter is an employee of a vendor who has a financial interest in selling accessibility and mobility products.
Trisha Robbins, Associate Director, Accessibility Services, March of Dimes Canada
Trisha has been with March of Dimes Canada for over sixteen years. She has held numerous leadership roles within the Accessibility Services Department, including Assistive Devices Program Manager and National Manager of Assistive Technology. Her most recent position as Associate Director oversees the Home and Vehicle Modification Program and Assistive Devices Program as part of her portfolio.
Trisha is passionate about being a leading service provider and assisting people with disabilities in accessing funding support and resources that empower ability and work to create an inclusive, barrier-free society for people with disabilities.