Getting Ahead of the  Curve, Sydney

eaeaeaVenue: Novotel Brighton-Le-Sands

Location: The Grand Parade, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216 

Date: Saturday, 12th & Sunday, 13th September, 2020

Early Bird Rate before Friday, 5th June: $395

Registration Price: $495

Rate for Full Time Students: $275

This is your opportunity to stay up-to-date with clinical knowledge and practical skills to manage scoliosis patients. The Getting Ahead of the Curve seminars is for 12 hours which may be included when calculating your CPD activities. 

Agenda:

Saturday, 12th September

8:30 am – 10:30 am What is Scoliosis/Idiopathic Scoliosis: How Does it happen? 
10:30 am – 10:50 am  Morning tea
10:50 am – 1:00 pm   AIS Classification/ Adult Scoliosis
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00  pm – 3:30 pm  Accurate Clinical & X-ray Assessment
3:30 pm – 3:50 pm  Afternoon tea
3:50 pm – 5:00 pm Idiopathic Scoliosis management in children
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm  Scoliosis and spinal deformity rehabilitation with ScoliRoll
 

Sunday, 13th September

8:30 am – 9:30 am Practical session
9:30 am – 10:30 am Exercise Rehabilitation for Scoliosis
10:30 am – 11:30 am Scoliosis Bracing
11:30 am – 11:50 am Morning tea
11:50 am – 2:00 pm  Scoliosis screening & Postural scoliosis and short leg


ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
 

Dr Jeb McAviney

Dr Jeb McAviney
MChiro, MPainMed

Dr. McAviney is a lecturer, published researcher and leading authority on non-surgical scoliosis treatment. He is the director of ScoliCare Clinics and founder of ScoliCare. He is dedicated to educating and helping healthcare professionals manage scoliosis, and raising the public awareness of this condition.

Dr Juan Du Plessis

Dr Juan Du Plessis
M. Tech. Chiro

Originally from South Africa, with a Masters in Technology of Chiropractic, Dr Du Plessis has been a clinic director in prestigious healthcare centres in Asia, providing scoliosis rehabilitation and bracing. He is currently the head scoliosis clinician at ScoliCare.

Louise Ings
BExSSc, BExSSc (Hons), MClinExPhys, AEP

Louise is an experienced Exercise Physiologist having previously worked within multidisciplinary teams caring for patients with various cardiometabolic and musculoskeletal conditions. She has undertaken comprehensive scoliosis specific rehabilitation training and enjoys the ScoliCare’s team approach to providing patient-focused care.

Rebecca Phillips

Rebecca Phillips
B.App.Sc (Exercise Physiology), AEP

Rebecca has many years’ experience in Exercise Physiology. She has worked with patients of all ages in various health care settings. She has also undertaken training in scoliosis and scoliosis specific exercise to ensure all patients have the most suitable evidence based rehabilitation program for them.