Date: Thursday, May 4, 2023
Time: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Location: Best Western Premier Calgary 1316 33 St. NE, Calgary, AB T2A 6B6
Join us for this complimentary in-person event for healthcare & industry professionals. The annual Motion Rehab Expo is a full-day education and networking event that includes presentations by leading healthcare professionals and mobility and home accessibility equipment suppliers.
*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).
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM – Attendee registration
8:00 AM – 8:15 AM – Land Acknowledgement, introductions & housekeeping
8:15 AM – 9:15 AM – Guest Speaker Linda Norton, M.SC., PhD., O.T. Reg. (Ont.) presenting on the topic of translating clinical assessment findings into compelling funding justifications
9:15 AM – 9:30 AM – Break
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Round robin presentations
12:00 PM- 12:45 PM – Lunch break & prize draws
12:45 PM – 3:00 PM – Round robin presentations
3:00 PM – 3:15 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 PhD 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.
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Our CEO shares information about our Motion Rehab Expo events and how important they are to our team, partners, and clients.
Motion partnered with CADA and NRRTS to fill the gap and create a Canadian-specific accreditation for providers of complex rehab solutions.