Common injuries and MSK conditions affecting children and adolescents.

Nurses CPD EVENT_FINAL
DATE & TIME
START: 30-10-2018   18:30  
END: 30-10-2018   21:30  
LOCATION
UPANDRUNNING Sports Medical Center, 675, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah.

Speakers:

Dr Anna Zickerman Medical Director & Founder UPANDRUNNING  | Sports Medicine Specialist

Tania Mayne Physiotherapist | Concussion Service Lead | Specialist Neurological Physiotherapist

Jennifer Rath Senior Physiotherapist

Welcome to a dynamic and interactive session aimed specifically for School Nurses.

We’ll discuss conditions such as scoliosis, growth-related pains and pre-existing conditions affecting health & fitness. Trauma and impact injuries like concussion will also be addressed.

The workshop will include:

  • Ultrasound Clinic: revisit basic anatomy and see first-hand why conditions such as Sever’s Disease is such a common and painful condition in children.
  • Taping: What’s the right way to support an injured limb?
  • Vestibulo-ocular rehab: See a test in action and you’ll clearly understand why the brain needs to rest during the post-concussion period of an injury.

CPD points: 2.5 

Catering: provided

Free to attend.

Click HERE to register for FREE


SPEAKER
Dr. Anna Zickerman
Sports Medicine Specialist, Founder and Medical Director. PGA Accredited Clinician
Dr. Anna Zickerman
MBChB, MSc, JCPTGP, FFSEM, PGCE, MSKUS

Swedish born and Dubai raised, Dr Zickerman qualified from Leicester University as a Family Practitioner, completed her MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine in Nottingham and gained her Fellowship in Ireland. She worked in primary care musculoskeletal clinics in the UK, with links to Leicester City FC, Leicester Tigers RFC and Loughborough Athletics. After establishing herself as a specialist in Dubai in 2007, Dr Zickerman founded UPANDRUNNING in 2010. She treats a range of patients and international athletes, and is an accredited doctor for the PGA European and Middle East golf tours.

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