You are invited to PDG Mobility's 1st Educational Seminar with Sarah Timleck, Occupational Therapist at the Hampton Inn Downtown on Monday, September 25th, 2017.
Expanding Horizons: Use of tilt wheelchairs to increase participation and support physical function
This half day seminar is aimed to increase participants understanding of the physical and functional benefits of tilt in space wheelchair technology, and its role in improving the user’s quality of life and independence.
Participants will develop a strong knowledge of these benefits within the domains of the person, their occupations, and the environment. Revolutionary new technologies to optimize the lives of users will be discussed.
Attendees will participate in hands-on learning experiences to improve their knowledge of tilt in space wheelchairs and their features available on the market today.
Date: Monday, September 25th, 2017
Location: Hampton Inn Downtown 1960 Brunswick St. Halifax
Time: 8:30 am-1:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 am (Registration/Check-in/Morning Breakfast)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Seminar and break-out sessions)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (Networking Lunch)
There will be a lunch buffet provided, if you have any allergies or dietary food restrictions please let us know.
Kindly confirm your attendance by filling out the online registration form by September 1st, 2017.
Should you have any questions, feel free to contact Louise Tran by email @ email@example.com or via phone 604 326 6641.
Sarah Timleck graduated in 2009 from Dalhousie University with an MSc.OT. Immediately post-graduation, Sarah began work in a Long Term Care facility in Calgary, Alberta. In 2015, Sarah’s entrepreneurial goal was reached as she began her own private practice in Ontario, with a focus on seating and mobility. Sarah’s passion for teaching has led her to providing educational opportunities across Canada. Sarah values the opportunity to share her seating and mobility knowledge and experiences which allows others to learn about leading practice while integrating a realistic perspective. Sarah enjoys spending time with her friends and family at the cottage and is an avid ultimate frisbee player and cyclist.