Program

There will be 10 major sessions distributed over two and a half days (with a half day “free time” to explore Sydney or to spend as you wish).

Read the provisional program.

We have a host of international speakers lined up to present and an impressive list of poster presentations.  Download the pdf of the poster presentations here Program-Posters-at-a-glance.

Sessions will cover:

  • What is motor impairment and what are the treatments?

  • Movement Control
  • Neural plasticity and rehabilitation

  • Strength, weakness and fatigue
  • Strength training in clinical populations

  • Impaired sensation and its effects on movement
  • Standing balance and its impairment
  • Walking and falls in clinical populations
  • Physical and cognitive interventions in motor impairment

  • Understanding how muscles work
  • Mechanisms and treatment of contracture and spasticity