Physiotherapy Forum

Committee Activity

The Physiotherapy Forum is an opportunity for physiotherapists, or anyone interested in physiotherapy, to network, enjoy presentations from emerging and established researchers and clinical leaders and most of all, have fun!

Tickets to the Physiotherapy Forum are an add-on to registration. You can purchase a ticket via the online registration system or email Spaces are limited so please purchase your ticket early. Please note you must be registered for the ICS Annual Meeting before you can buy a ticket to this session.

At the end of the session, all attendees are welcome to stay for a light lunch. This will be included in your forum ticket so why not enjoy some food whilst you chat with friends and network with colleagues from around the world?

The forum programme includes a variety of topics, view these below.

Start End Topic Speaker
8:00 8:05 Welcome Paula Igualada-Martinez
Advances in Physiotherapy from the Next Generation of Researchers – Moderator: Marie-Pierre Cyr
8:05 8:15 Pelvic floor morphometry as assessed with TPUS in women with POP Lori Forner
8:15 8:25 What is the evidence for conservative treatments for UI in neurological patients? Giovana Vesentini
8:25 8:35 Pelvic Floor School Hannah Beechamand & Samantha Vincent
8:35 8:45 Questions/Panel Discussion All
Bowel Dysfunction – Moderator: Paula Igualada-Martinez
8:45 9:00 PFMT for FI following LARS Inge Geraerts
9.00 9.15 Physical Therapy Management of Functional Constipation in Adults: A 2021 Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline Jennifer A. LaCross
9.15 9.25 Questions/Panel Discussion All
Ethical and Cultural Considerations in Pelvic Health Training – Moderator: Linda McLean
9.25 09.50 How should we learn pelvic health skills for clinical practice? International practices, insights from medicine and physiotherapy training models and challenges. Chantale Dumoulin, Lucia Berry & Marcela Bardin
09.50 10.00 Questions/Panel Discussion All
10.00 10.30 Coffee Break
Innovative knowledge translation and implementation initiatives – Moderator: Nelly Farghani
10.30 10.52 E-Health solutions Sinead Dufour
10.52 11.14 Creating Pelvic Health: Moving from Fixer to Facilitator Michelle Lyons
11.14 11.36 PFMT in the Childbearing period: an update Siv Morkved
11.36 11.58 Interpreting the most informative imaging methods in clinical practice Paul Hodges & Grainne Donnelly
11.58 12.00 Closing comments Paula Igualada-Martinez