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Women in O&P Present Fabrication Tips and Techniques for Female O&P Practitioners
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This session will provide tips and techniques for simple workplace adaptations for O&P professionals of shorter stature or who struggle with upper body strengths. Attendees will learn simple ways they can make their set up more safe and efficient for their individual bodies.

9/11/2019
When: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
12:00 PM
Where: United States

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Proper use of one's body and the safe use of tools are key to ensuring an injury-free work environment as an orthotist or prosthetist. However, in order to safely treat patients and use fabrication tools, those people in the profession who are smaller-framed or who struggle with upper body strength often find themselves making adjustments to their work station or styles. In this panel-style live online classroom, you'll hear from experienced practitioners in the field on how to make adaptations for using your body effectively to both treat patients and ensure your own safety. 

Webinar Panelists

  • Jennifer Block, CPO, CPO/LPO, Program Director, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology
  • Duffy Felmlee, MPSO, CPO, FAAOP, Associate Professor, University of Hartford, Chair, Fabrication Society, AAOP
  • Adrienne Hill, CPO, Clinic Manager, Hanger Clinic


Webinar Moderator
Jennifer Dhawan, Student, Loma Linda University

Register Here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8678885483731505164

Note, you must register for the event through Go To Webinar in order to receive a link to the live classroom.


Contact

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 760
Bethesda, MD 20814

(202) 380-3663
info@oandp.org