ISPO Canada & OAPO Online Joint AGM and Educational Session

ISPO Canada and The Ontario Association of Prosthetics and Orthotics (OAPO) recently hosted a virtual AGM and Educational Session on October 23rd, 2021. There was a mix of technical and keynote presentations throughout the session.

We are thankful to Ottobock and Vittoria Phoenix for sponsoring this year’s Education program. Thanks to the support of these organizations the education program was offered at no charge to all members and non-members.

If you missed the event, the presentations are available for viewing on our ISPO Canada YouTube page by following the links below!

Keynote: Dr. Stefania Fatone – Comparison of Sagittal Plane Stiffness of Non-Articulated Pediatric Ankle-Foot-Orthoses Designed to be Rigid

Keynote: Dr. Susan Hunter – Cognitive Impact on Gait in People with Lower Extremity Amputations

Dr. Crystal Mackay – Physical Activity for People with Lower Limb Amputations: Priorities and Considerations

Megan Wojnicki – Effectiveness of Providence TLSO in Treatment Success for Children with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: A Critically Appraised Topic (CAT)

Mary Catherine Thiessen and Shane Morton – Fabrication of a KAFO with a Removable Thigh Section for a Child with Spina Bifida

Steve Wall – Ottobock (PEM) Planning Equipments and Materials

Kyla Lau and Kevin Martyn – Behind the Scenes: Ottobock Service Centre at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

ISPO Canada AGM