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Come along to the ACT Research Symposium
Join us at the annual ACT Research Symposium for a rich program filled with emerging research.
Our keynote speaker should not be missed:
Professor Rob Herbert
Rob is the Senior Principal Research Fellow at Neuroscience Research Australia, Honorary Professorial Fellow at the George Institute for Global Health and Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science. Hear from leaders in the field and spend the day sharing new research from around Australia.
Passive mechanical properties of muscles
Research conducted using ultrasound and MRI imaging will be summarised, with the aim of better understanding the mechanisms that determine the extensibility of muscles, both in normal muscles and muscles of people with contractures.
New methods to answer new questions
A non-technical introduction to new research designs and methods for analysing research studies, with consideration on new questions these studies could answer.
View the program
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Saturday 2 September 2017
Ann Harding Conference Centre
University of Canberra, Building 24
University Drive South
Bruce ACT 2600
8.30am – 4.00pm
APA Member $95.00
Student Member $45.00
Other Association Members $145.00
You can contact the NSW/ACT Branch with any questions:
p: 02 8748 1507
ACT Research Symposium
The ACT Branch Symposium Committee extends a warm invitation to all APA members, physiotherapists and associated colleagues to attend the 2016 Research Symposium. Join us for a day of sharing new research from around Australia.
Physical activity workshop to get patients moving
A workshop on Australia’s physical activity guidelines is intended to get the profession on the same page when it comes to encouraging patients to be active.
Musculoskeletal group reboot
After a gap of more than 10 years, the Musculoskeletal group ACT chapter has a new and very enthusiastic committee.
Teaching physiotherapy in Myanmar
In June this year, ACT Branch President Diana Perriman, APAM, went on an unforgettable trip, leading a two-day workshop in Yangon, Myanmar.