WHTA - Women's Health Training Associates Pty Ltd

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2020 Research Update
 
'PREGNANCY and Early POSTPARTUM

A standard fixture of the new WHTA training calendar will be a Research Update seminar provided each year and toured around multiple locations. These seminars are designed to provide physiotherapists with a summary of the most important and relevant research that has been published in the preceding two years.


There are TWO FORMATS for the research updates, each held BI-ANNUALLY on ALTERNATE YEARS


1. Research Update focused on Pelvic Floor Disorders  (written every second year on the "odd years" ie 2019, 2021, 2023, 2025.

2. Research Update focused on Pregnancy and Early Postpartum (written every second year on the "even years" ie 2020, 2020, 2022, 2024.


Two days of lectures providing updates on the most recent research and developments in the area of female pelvic floor dysfunction as it relates to Women's Health Physiotherapy.



CURRENTLY SCHEDULED LOCATIONS FOR 2020 Research Update


JULY 2020                  Brisbane, Australia

AUGUST 2020            Melbourne, Australia

                                    Sydney, Australia

                                    Auckland, New Zealand


Depending on interest, other locations may be added later in the year or in early 2021 depending on interest.



PRICE for 2 DAY CONFERENCE

Includes attendance at all lectures, conference manual with all powerpoint slides

Morning Tea, Lunch, Afternoon Tea



Super Early Bird (enrol >6  months before)

Early Bird            (enrol 3-6 months before)

Standard Fee      (enrol 1-3 months before)

Late Enrolment   (enrol in final month)


WHTA Members*

$500 + GST   ($550  GST incl)

$520 + GST   ($572  GST incl)

$560 + GST   ($616  GST incl)

$580 + GST   ($638  GST incl)


Non-Member*

Priority is given to WHTA Members.

Non-Member prices are all $55 higher than Member prices and are only enrolled if places available 2months prior to event

*note: membership is a once off payment for lifetime membership.



APPROXIMATE PROGRAM 

varies slightly with each research update depending on research published in preceding 2 years


EACH SESSION IS A SUMMARY OF THE LATEST RESEARCH IN THAT AREA


DAY 1

8.30am - 10.30am:    PREVENTION OF PELVIC FLOOR TRAUMA

10.30am - 10.50am:  morning tea

10.50am - 12.50pm:  MANAGEMENT OF OASI, and OTHER PF TRAUMA

12.50pm - 1.30pm:    lunch

1.30pm - 3.30pm:      POSTNATAL URINARY & FECAL INCONTINENCE 

3.30pm - 3.50pm:      afternoon tea

3.50pm - 5.30pm:      POSTPARTUM URINARY RETENTION and other 

                                  early postpartum considerations 

Day 2

08.30am - 10.30am:   EXERCISE IN PREGNANCY

10.30am - 10.50am:   morning tea

10.50am - 12.50pm:   DRAM, VARICOSITIES 

12.50pm - 1.30pm:     lunch

1.30pm - 3.30pm:       PREGNANCY RELATED PELVIC GIRDLE PAIN

3.30pm - 3.50pm:       afternoon tea

3.50pm - 5.30pm:       OTHER ORTHOPEDIC:

                                   Transient osteoporosis of the hip,      

                                   coccyx fractures, pubic symphysis diastasis