2015 World Confederation of Physical Therapy information free to view

Here is a great resource to get yourself up to date with current physiotherapy information. A great deal of the abstracts and conference talks are free to view online at the World Confederation of Physical Therapy website

You can listen to a talk on Low Back Pain with John Childs, Nadine Foster, Jonathan Hill, Peter O’Sullivan and Mark Hancock sharing their expertise.

You can listen to a talk on Shoulder Impingement with Karen Ginn, Jeremy Lewis, Ann Cools and Jean-Sebastian Roy.

Listen to Dylan Morrissey and Peter Mallaris talk tendons

There is so much information and all free and you can find it all on the WCPT youtube channel

What a great resource. Enjoy.

Subacromial Pain Syndromes – Lecture 26th November

Shoulder MRI 115200 rgbca t1 t2 pdfsThe lecture is presented by the Victorian Advanced Practice Physiotherapist Group at the APA branch, Level 1, 1175 Toorak Road, Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria. 26th Novemeber 2015, 7-9pm.To register see the APA website 

The lecture looks to discuss current evidence for the treatment of subacromial pain syndromes, including impingement, tendinopathy and rotator cuff tears. What rehabilitation programmes have been shown to be effective and what surgeries are available?


Dr Tania Pizzari –  lecturer and researcher at La Trobe University. Her research interests include the rehabilitation for shoulder instability, EMG of the shoulder. Tania regularly presents lectures on shoulder management on behalf of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and is a member of the Shoulder and Elbow Physiotherapists of Australiasia.  She is an adjunct senior research fellow in the Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention.

Mr Tom Treseder – is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Melbourne Private Hospital. He has subspecialty training in upper limb orthopaedics. His post fellowship training included fellowships in the United Kingdom and France with upper limb arthroscopy surgeon Mr Philippe Collin. He is a lecturer at the University of Melbourne medical school in the areas of upper limb orthopaedics and the management of arthritis.