DAY ONE 25 MARCH
DAY TWO 26 MARCH
DAY THREE 27 MARCH
 
 
08:00-08:30
Registration

 
08:30-10:00
Inauguration
 

 
10:30-11:00
Exhibition - Coffee Break
 
 
SESSION 1
Chair: Dr. John Xerri de Caro
Co-Chair: Dr. Najla Alsiri
 


11:00 - 11:30
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy: How Will the Past and Present Inform theFuture?
Dr. Neil Langridge DClinP, UK

 


11:30 - 11:55
Barriers and Strategies to Evidence-based Practice in Physical Therapy
Prof. Stalo Karageorgi, Kuwait

 


11:55 - 12:20
How to Stay Motivated as a Physiotherapist
PT Soha Bo Yabes, Kuwait

 
12:20 - 12:40
PRAYERS
 
 
SESSION 2
Chair: Mona Aman
Co-Chair: Maryam Al-Saffar
 


12:40-13:20
Are we Doing Our Part in Combating the Non Communicable Diseases?
Dr. Marilyn Moffat, USA

 


13:20-13:45
Physiotherapy as a Founder Member in the Kuwaiti Society of Shaikh Jaber Al-Ali for Alzheimer’s
PT Abeer Al-Tajalli, Kuwait

 

13:45-14:10
Renal Rehabilitation: A New Perspective in Kuwait
PT Manal Babajan, Kuwait
PT Abrar Al-Sabti, Kuwait

 
14:10-15:00
LUNCH Break
 
 
SESSION 3
Chair: Omar Al Tamimi
Co-Chair: Manal Al-Khayath
 


15:00-15:30
Current and Future Perspectives of Physiotherapy in the International Context.
Dr. John Xerri de Caro, Malta

 


15:30-15:55
Hamstring Stretch Reflex: Could it Be A Reproducible Objective Measure of Functional Knee Stability
Dr. Jawad Abulhasan, Kuwait

 

15:55-16:20
The Intra-rater Reliability and Smallest Detectable Change of Sonoelastography in Quantifying the Material Properties of the Musculoskeletal System
Dr. Najla Alsiri, Kuwait

 

16:20-16:45
THERA-Trainer Complete Solution for Gait Rehabilitation
PT Jakob Tiebel, Germany