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27 - 29 October 2020

Current education concepts - an international overview

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Current education concepts - an international overview


Claude Tardif


Chair (International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics)


Bernd Urban

Sanitätshaus Urban & Kemmler reha team Ostbayern GmbH


Thu, 2012/05/17 15:00 - 16:15 export in calendar


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Title Lecture Info Speaker

Congress Lecture

An overview on international education projects

Abstract: To overcome barriers faced by persons with disabilities to access mobility devices, it is important to increase the number of trained professionals. Over the years, the ICRC has increasingly implemented activities to increase the number of training.

Tardif, Claude

Congress Lecture

Education - Theory or practice-oriented, or perhaps both?

Abstract: Der Orthopädiemechaniker wird in Deutschland derzeit primär im handwerklichen Bereich ausgebildet. Die Basis, welche nunmehr seit der Zusammenführung von Bandagisten und Orthopädiemechanikern im Jahre 1991 zum heute bekannten Orthopädietechniker findet sich in der Ausbildungsordnung von 1996 wieder.

Alimusaj, Merkur

Congress Lecture

ISPO accredited distance learning prosthetic and orthotic education - Solution for the world

Abstract: Due to the dramatic lack of contemporary prosthetic and orthotic services and formally trained professionals in many parts of the world, the Don Bosco University (UDB), in cooperation with ISPO and WHO, has developed a full 5-semester distance learning program on the ISPO Category II level.

Husanovic, Eldar