Introduction to Trauma Physiotherapy
(formally "Basic Acute Trauma Course for Physiotherapists")
Date: Friday 29th March 2019
Time: 0900– 1700 (registration will begin at ~0830)
Venue: Alfred Hospital Education Centre, Classroom 1, Alfred Hospital
Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004
Topics to include: Overview of trauma management and systems, neurological trauma + TBI, PTA
management, spinal trauma, bracing + orthotics, chest trauma, early rehabilitation and
A more detailed course program will be posted on the website closer to the date.
This course is aimed at new graduate physiotherapists and those with limited acute trauma experience. The content presented in this course will include basic acute trauma injury profiles and acute physiotherapy assessment and management skills. This course will include lectures, as well as small group-based case studies.
Registration Fee: $200 (inclusive of GST & refreshments/lunch)
*Please note: there is no registration on the day and participant numbers are limited*
**All enquiries to: Sara Calthorpe firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 9076 3450
Please check the Alfred Physiotherapy website or Alfred Health "events" page for more details of other courses run by the Alfred Physiotherapy Department.