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Atlantic Education Seminar: Moncton NB - Monday Oct 29th 2018

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Crowne Plaza Moncton Downtown

1005 Main St

Moncton, NB E1C 1G9

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Configuring Seating & Mobility Systems: Turning Basic Principles into Breakthrough Moments

A hands-on interactive workshop demonstrating the importance of proper seating and mobility system set-up.
Understand with confidence the basic principles of cushion and back support design for wheelchairs and rehab shower commode chairs and how proper setup can affect pressure redistribution and positioning. Learn the importance of manual wheelchair configuration for propulsion efficiency and how an optimally set up system can preserve upper limb function. Learn how to evaluate and perform propulsion assessments and wheelchair skills which you can bring back to your daily practice.

To register for one of our other seminar dates, please click on the specific date and location listed below:

Tuesday Oct 30th 3018 - Charlottetown, PE (Rodd Charlottetown)

Wednesday Oct 31st 2018 - Membertou, NS (Membertou Trade & Convention Centre)


Brought to you by:

Dynamic Health Care Solutions - www.dynamichcs.com

  • Manufacturer of nxt Seating Series
  • Canadian distributers of Vicair & Raz Shower Commode Chairs

Motion Composites - www.motioncomposites.com

  • Manufacturer of Leading Edge Wheelchairs, using the best technology to build ultra-lightweight, energy efficient and highly maneuverable wheelchairs that enhance mobility and improve people’s lives.



Motion Composites Speaker Biographies:

Alli Speight, OT, graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy. With a broad range of clinical experience in the community, Long Term Care and with Veterans Affairs, Alli’s knowledge and passion in seating and mobility will open the door into new ways on how to focus on client centered care throughout the wheelchair prescription process. Alli is a Clinical Educator for Motion Composites and Dynamic Health Care Solutions providing educational sessions throughout North America.

Jane Fontein, OT, has been an Occupational Therapist for more than 30 years, working in a variety of areas including long-term care and rehab, as a manufacturer’s educator and as a supplier. She worked at the GFStrong Rehab Centre on the spinal cord unit and coordinated the out-patient seating program. Jane has provided education seminars and in-services across North America and internationally for both wheelchair manufacturers, and seating companies. She has spoken at many conferences: ISS, RESNA, Medtrade and CSMC. Jane is currently self-employed and working as a manufacturer’s educator for Dynamic Health Care Solutions and Motion Composites.


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