DAY ONE 25 MARCH
DAY TWO 26 MARCH
DAY THREE 27 MARCH
 
 
SESSION 1
Chair: Amal Almaghrebi
Co-Chair: Fatma Al-Obaidly
 


08:30-09:00
Perspectives in Occupational Therapy
Dr. Shovan Saha, India

 


09:00-09:25
Role of Occupational Therapy in Dysphagia Management for Children with Special Needs. A Behavioral Perspective
OT Joseph Bose, Kuwait

 


09:25-09:50
Fall Prevention Program in Kuwait
Dr. Ali S. Ahmed, Kuwait

 


09:50-10:15
Application of Robotic Technology in Occupational Therapy
OT Mihir Prasad Swain, Kuwait

 
10:15-10:45
Coffee break
 
 
SESSION 2
Chair: Nadia Al-Bader
Co-Chair: Roqaya Salman
 


10:45-11:15
Invasive Physiotherapy: Current Research and Future Challenges
Dr. Pablo Herrero, Spain

 

11:15-11:40
The Direct Effect of Dry Needling on the Biomechanical Prosperities of Gastrocnemius Muscle by Using Compression - Sonoelastography, Abstract of Five Cases Series.
PT Maryam Al-Saffar, Kuwait

 

11:40-12:05
Opportunities for Collaboration in Global Physiotherapy
PT. Jennifer Allen

 
12:05-12:30
PRAYER TIME
 
 
SESSION 3
Chair: Mona Al-Theferi
 


12:30-13:00
The Effect of Physiotherapy Combined with Continuous Passive Motion or Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation on Functional Outcome of Total Knee Arthroplasty Patients: A Systematic Review
PT Eman Y. Merza, Kuwait

 


13:00-13:25
The Effect of Learning Via Feedback on Knee Joint Position Sense During a Functional Movement: An Experimental Study Using Real-Time Movement Analysis on Healthy Subjects
PT Fatemah F. Alothman, Kuwait

 

13:25-13:50
Effect of Body Physique on Lordotic and Kyphotic Angles in Healthy Subjects
PT Abeer Ali, Kuwait

 
13:50-15:00
LUNCH BREAK
 
 
SESSION 4
Chair: Thuraya Al-Kanderi
Co-Chair: Fatemah Alothman
 

15:00-15:25
Manual Techniques Versus Therapeutic Agents in Physiotherapy Management
PT Corina Rewijk, Kuwait

 

15:25-15:50
Comparing Performance Outcome Measures of Lower Limb Extensor Muscles Between Three Vertical Jump Tests in Non-Athletic Adults: Experimental Pilot Study.
PT Haya Alessa, Kuwait

 

15:50-16:15
A Novel Approach to Treating Musculoskeletal Disorders and injuries: Global Posture Systems Therapeutic Pathways Approach
Dr. Stef James Robert Harley, Kuwait