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Education Day 2016

Note: If your agency has a policy of not accepting free luncheons, we will have the following in place:

There will be a desk at registration where we will accept an optional $10.00 donation. 
We will provide you with a receipt and donate the full proceeds to the Children’s Ability Fund.

Medical Professionals You Are Invited To:

medmobility education day

Join us on MEDmobility Education Day for an interesting, fun, and educational event! We will have 41 booths of exhibits this year, and presentations on topics you will not want to miss.

• Guest Speakers
• 41 Booths Of Displays
• No Attendance Fees
• Complimentary Breakfast & Lunch
• Certificate For Educational Hours Available.


Phone: (780) 437-3300, or email if you have questions.

October 20, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Grand Ballroom
Delta Hotel South
Edmonton, Alberta

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Critical Updates - Alberta Aids To Daily Living

October 1, 2016 will be the effective start of the new contract year. There are significant changes that will affect the process and your clients.

Jacki Whitford AADL Program Manager will be explaining these changes at MED2016

MED2016 - Special Guest Speakers

Paul Pritchard

Paul Pritchard on recumbent trike in Himalaya

Doing It Scared

"The benefits of doing it scared: working with fears, whatever they may be, rather than attempting to overcome them."

Paul has lectured in schools, colleges universities, and hospitals around the world. He has spoken at Banff, Telluride and Kendal Mountain Film. In 2009 Paul lectured in Italy and France and UK and was a guest speaker at The Domzale Mountain Film Festival in Slovenija. In 2014 Paul spoke to the Royal Geographical Society of Hong Kong and in 2015 he spoke extensively in Australia.

He is an award winning author, and he is currently working on his fourth book.

Jane Fontein

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What is Seating and Mobility?

The selection process, properties and strategies.

Jane Fontein has been an Occupational Therapist for more than 30 years, working in a variety of areas including long-term care and rehab, as a manufacturer educator and as a supplier. She worked at GFStrong Rehab Centre on the spinal cord unit and coordinated the out-patient seating programme. Jane has provided education seminars and in-services across North America and internationally for both wheelchair manufacturers, and also for seating companies. She has spoken at many conferences including ISS, RESNA, Medtrade and CSMC.

Generously sponsored by Dynamic Healthcare Solutions and Motion Dynamics.

Exhibitors

Advanced Healthcare Products
Arjo-Huntleigh/Getinge Group
Australian Medical Sheepskins
Bruno Independent Living Aids
Drive Medical
Future Mobility Healthcare
Golden Technologies
Human Care
Invacare
Ki Mobility
LIFEmed
Maple Leaf
MEDMobility
MedSupply Sales Group
Nighthawk/Artisan
Nuvision Rehab Group
Ottobock Canada
Permobil Canada
Pride Mobility Products
Quart Healthcare/Essential Medical
Renu Cycle
Stander
Sunrise Medical
Urban Poling
Westech Health Care

Information Exhibits
Canadian Mental Health Association
Caregivers Alberta
SCI
Society Of Alberta Occupational Therapists

Sponsors

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Agenda

7:45 AM to 8:15 AM - Registration & Continental Breakfast (Breakfast sponsor is Pride Mobility)
8:15 AM to 8:30 AM - Welcome Jeannette Hoffman - Owner MEDmobility
8:30 AM to 10:00 AM - Guest Speaker Jane Fontein ( Jane's sponsors are Dynamic Health Care Solutions & Motion Composites)
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM - Break & Exhibits
10:45 AM to 12:00 - Jane Fontaine Part 2
12:00 to 1:00 PM - Luncheon & Exhibits
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Guest Speaker Paul Pritchard
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM - Break & Exhibits
3:45 to 4:45 - AADL Information Jacki Whitford - Program Manager
4:45 - 5:00 PM - Closing Remarks

Register Now

The seating for the MEDmobility Education Day is limited. Register soon to participate in this educational event.