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CAOT-BC Event Listings

January 2017

Rehab Equipment Expo: Assistive Technology Showcase
Date: January 6, 2017
Location: Richmond Olympic Oval
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CAOT-BC Leadership Practice Network Meeting
Date: January 11, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: The Elephant in the Room” presented by Geoff Schierbeck, Quality Leader, BC Patient Safety & Quality Council. Read more here

CAOT-BC Chronic Pain & OT Practice Network Meeting
Date: January 25, 2017
Location: Webinar
Topic:Resources for Assessment & Intervention in Chronic Pain 

Upper Extremity Preservation for Wheelchair Users
Date: January 28 & 29, 2017
Location: GF Strong, Vancouver
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CAOT-BC Rural/Remote Exploratory Meeting
Date: January 31, 2017
Location: Webinar
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February 2017

CAOT-BC Mental Health & Addiction Intervention Practice Network Meeting
Date: February 9, 2017; 12:00-1:00pm
Location: Teleconference and in person
Topic: Progress update on working group initiatives
Registration required

CAOT-BC Ergonomics Practice Network Meeting
Date: February 15, 2017; 12:00-1:00pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: Networking & Discussion
Registration required

CBIA - Specific Training to Improve Locomotion: The Bobath Concept
Date: February 18–19, 2017
Location: Nanaimo Regional General Hospital
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CAOT-BC Community OT Practice Network Meeting
Date: February 20, 2017; 12:00-1:00pm 
Location: Webinar
Topic: Brava Works
Registration required

CAOT-BC Bariatric Care Practice Network Meeting
Date: February 22, 2017; 12:00-1:00pm
Location: Webinar
Registration required

Canada's First International Conference on 'Resilience': BC
Date: February 25-27, 2017
Location: UBC Vancouver
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March 2017

CAOT-BC Community OT Practice Network Meeting
Date: March 6, 2017; 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: BrainFX Presented by Tracy Milner
Registration required

April 2017

Assessment & Management of Rheumatic Diseases
Date: April 3 - 6, 2017
Location: Mary Pack Arthritis Centre, Vancouver
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CBIA - Cerebellum and its Role in Motor Learning and Recovery of Function
Date: April 5 - 9, 2017
Location:  April 5 - 7, 2017 at Vancouver Community College, April 8 - 9, 2017 at Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services, Vancouver
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Cost of Future Care & Functional Testing: Preparing Defensible Life Care Plans
Date: April 7 - 8, 2017
Location: Downtown Toronto
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CarFit Technician Training
Date: April 8, 2017
Location: Victoria Commonwealth Centre

HME Home Medical Equipment Fair
Date: April 17, 2016
Location: Abbotsford Tradex
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May 2017

CAOT-BC Network and Education Day
Date: May 8, 2017
Location: CanAm Mobility, Kelowna, BC
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June 2017

Safe, Healthy and Productive Workplaces: Learning from Research and Practice
Date: June 1-3, 2017
Main Location: University of British Columbia, Earth Sciences Room ES1013
Satelite Locations: University of Northern British Columbia - ​Northern Health Sciences Centre, Room 9-235 (Prince George) & UBC, Okanagan Campus - Reichwald Health Sciences Centre, Room 223 MPL (Kelowna)
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CAOT-BC Leadership Practice Network Meeting
Date: June 14, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: What is knowledge translation (KT) & how can OT leaders facilitate it in the OT profession in BC? Presented by Alison Hoens
Registration required

October 2017

Canadian National Driver Rehabilitation Conference 
Date: October 12-13, 2017
Location: Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, Ottawa, ON
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November 2017

CBIA - 15-day Basic Bobath Course. Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Neurological Conditions
Date: Module I (2-weeks November 13 - 24, 2017), Module II Self-Directed, Module III (1-week April 23-27, 2018)
Location:  Vancouver Community College
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2017 Indigenous Disability and Wellness Gathering
Date: Novemebr 28-30, 2017
Location: Victoria Conference Centre
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