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Real Time Ultrasound Training for Pelvic Floor Assessment and Treatment Newcastle2019-02-20T03:35:14+00:00

Update on Real Time Ultrasound Training for Pelvic Floor Assessment and Treatment

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A comprehensive 1/2 day workshop presenting the basic theory and practical skills needed for assessing the pelvic floor in women and men with real time ultrasound. Transabdominal and Transperineal ultrasound will be covered.

The workshop is open to professionally qualified Physiotherapists, Doctors and student Physiotherapists. The workshop is open to women and men.

When: Saturday 1st June, 2019

Where: Mercure Charlestown
109 Madison Dr, Charlestown, NSW, 2290

Practical sessions: Complete Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy
Suite 18, Level 2, OTP House, 10 Bradford Close, Kotara, NSW, 2289

Kotara is located approximately 9km south of downtown Newcastle. Kotara is approximately 27km from Newcastle airport. There is train station at both Kotara and Adamstown which are less than 2km from Complete Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy.

 

Speaker: – Dr Irmina Nahon – Dr Irmina Nahon graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Sciences (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney in 1991. She has since developed a strong interest in Pelvic Floor rehabilitation and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Continence and Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy from Melbourne University (2000), and a Master of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia (2003). In November 2011, she was awarded her PhD entitled “Assessment and Management of Male Urinary Incontinence” from the University of Sydney. In 2016 she completed a Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education for the University of Canberra.

Why: Theory and practical sessions with small group tutors ensures comprehensive coverage of the topic to enable you to see clients straight away. Both Transabdominal and Transperineal assessment will be covered for both women and men.
Numbers for this workshop are strictly limited. Book early to avoid disappointment.

 
Cost: $200 (incl GST) early bird (prior to 19/4/2019)

  • $220 (incl GST) after 19/4/2019
    (Note:  10% discount if booking one other course and 15% discount if booking the Update on Real Time Ultrasound for Pelvic Floor Assessment and Treatment  Workshop, Female Pelvic Floor Workshop and Male Pelvic Floor Workshop at the same time).
CourseRTUSRTUS and FemaleRTUS and MaleRTUS, Female and Male
Real Time Ultrasound (RTUS) – early (prior to 19.4.2019)$200$684 (10% discount)$517 (10% discount)$984 (15% discount)
Real Time Ultrasound (RTUS) – late (after 19.4.2019)$220$729 (10% discount)$558 (10% discount)$1028 (15% discount)

Note: Real time ultrasound = RTUS

Current students: $200 (inl GST) (student identification to be provided)

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Speakers:


Irmina Nahon
Speaker: –  Dr Irmina Nahon graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Sciences (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney in 1991. She has since developed a strong interest in Pelvic Floor rehabilitation and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Continence and Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy from Melbourne University (2000), and a Master of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia (2003). In November 2011, she was awarded her PhD entitled “Assessment and Management of Male Urinary Incontinence” from the University of Sydney. In 2016 she completed a Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education for the University of Canberra.

Irmina works as a pelvic floor physiotherapist in a private practice and is a senior lecturer and Clinical Education Coordinator Physiotherapy at the University of Canberra. She is an active member of the International Continence Society, the Continence Foundation of Australia, and the Australian Physiotherapy Association’s Men’s and Women’s Health group.

Irmina is very passionate about continence promotion, as well as research into the assessment and management of incontinence. She has published 12 peer reviewed articles and presented twice at the International Continence Society meeting, twice at the Australasian Prostate Cancer conference   and 5 times at the National Conference on Incontinence. She is also co-author on 2 presentations on the management of constipation in children, at the Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies.

Irmina also regularly presents workshops and training courses to medical and allied health groups as well as many community groups.

Course includes:

  • Theory of basic real time ultrasound skills
  • Clinically relevant assessment methods for women and men
  • Assessing the pelvic floor using real time ultrasound – lecture – transabdominal and Transperineal approach
  • Clinical assessment practical use of real time ultrasound for you to use in your practice straight away
  • Opportunity to ask questions and have open discussions.
  • Morning tea
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Workbook included

Who should attend:

  • Physiotherapists wishing to commence work in the field of continence and pelvic floor training and those already working in the field wishing to consolidate their knowledge.
  • Doctors including trainees, interns and registrars wishing to have a thorough understanding of the use of real time ultrasound
  • Students of Physiotherapy wishing to commence a career in continence management and pelvic floor rehabilitation
  • Those wishing to update their skills in Female Pelvic Floor assessment and treatment can attend a 2 day course prior to Update on Real Time Ultrasound for Pelvic Floor Assessment and Treatment. Discounts apply to attend both courses. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ABOUT FEMALE PELVIC FLOOR WORKSHOP
  • Those wishing to update their skills in Male Pelvic Floor assessment and treatment can attend a 1 day course after the Update on Real Time Ultrasound for Pelvic Floor Assessment and Treatment Discounts apply to attend both courses. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ABOUT MALE PELVIC FLOOR WORKSHOP

Timetable:

Mercure = Mercure Charlestown

CPFP = Complete Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy

Saturday 2nd June 2019PresenterVenue
8.45amRegistration – Mercure Charlestown Mercure
9.00amBasic RTUS skillsDr Irmina NahonMercure
10.00amMorning teaMercure
10.15amAssessing the Pelvic Floor using RTUSDr Irmina NahonMercure
11.00amTravel to Complete Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy CPFP
11.20amAssessing the  Pelvic Floor using RTUS – practicalDr Irmina Nahon & Eileen LavisCPFP
1.00pmCourse Concludes Eileen LavisCPFP

 

Individualised Pelvic Floor Assessments and Treatment

Complete Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy provides thorough individualised pelvic floor assessment and rehabilitation to men,
women and children of all age groups. Bladder and bowel conditions, prolapse, pelvic pain and bedwetting are treated
with the integration of best research evidence with clinical expertise and patient values.

CONTACT INFO 

Head Office: Suite 18, Level 2, OTP House, 10 Bradford Close, Kotara, NSW, 2289
Phone: 02 4975-1311 Fax: 02 4046-6922
Rathmines: Phone: 02 4975-1311

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