Programme

28th-30th June, 2017
WCPT-AWP & PTAT Congress 2017:
“Moving towards health, longevity, and sustainability”

Date/time
26th-27th June 2017 at the Grande Terminal 21 Hotel, Bangkok
9.00 – 5.00 pm    AWP Executive Meeting
28th June 2017 at BITEC
8.00 - 9.30 am Registration
10.00-10.45am Opening Ceremony and Speech: HRH Princess Sirindhorn
Exhibition / Posters Visit (BHIRAJ 1)
10.45 -11.30 am Physical Therapy Education by Assoc. Prof. Gillian Webb (BHIRAJ 1)
11.30 -12.15 pm Respiratory Rehabilitation by Prof. Rik Gosselink (BHIRAJ 1)
12.15 - 1.30 pm Lunch / Exhibition
1.30 - 3.00 pm Panel Discussion 1: Physical Therapy Education
by Assoc. Prof. Gillian Webb, Prof. Rik Gosselink,
Asst. Prof. Kanda Chaipinyo (MC) (BHIRAJ 1)
3.00 - 4.00 pm Poster Presentation 1 / Exhibition
4.00 - 5.30 pm Focused Symposia 1: Collaboration on the development and implement of Physiotherapy practice Thresholds in Australia and Aotearea New Zealand 2015 (AMBER 1&2)                                                 
Parallel Sessions 1-4 (SILK 1-4)
6.00 - 8.00 pm Banquet (BHIRAJ 1)
29th June 2017 at BITEC
9.00 - 9.45 am Movement System Impairment by Prof. Shirley Sahrmann (AMBER 1-2)
9.45 -10.30 am Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy
by Assoc. Prof. Wichai Eungpinitpong (AMBER 1-2)
10.30-11.00 am Poster presentation/ Exhibition
11.00-11.45 am Focused Symposia 2: Current Situation and Standardization of Early Mobilization in the Intensive Care Unit in the Asia-Western Pacific Region (AMBER 1-2)
Parallel Sessions 5-8 (SILK 1-4)
11.45-12.30 pm Focused Symposia 3: Best Practices to Transform Physiotherapists from Clinicians to Exemplary Clinical Instructors in the 21st Century (AMBER 1-2) (AMBER 1-2)
12.30 -2.00 pm Lunch/Exhibition /Poster Presentation 2
2.00 - 3.30 pm Panel Discussion 2: Physical Therapy and Health Policy
by Prof. Shirley Sahrmann, Prof. Suh Fang Jeng,
Asst. Prof. Kanda Chaipinyo (MC) (AMBER 1-2)
3.30 - 4.00 pm Exhibition
4.00 - 5.00 pm Awards Presentation 2 rooms (SILK 1-2)
30th June 2017 at BITEC
9.00 -10.30 am Parallel Sessions 9-12 (SILK 1-4)
9.45-10.30 am Focused Symposia 4: Use of Blended Learning in Educating Entry-level Physiotherapy Students (AMBER 1-2)
10.30-11.00 am Exhibition
11.00-12.00 pm Awards Announcement and Closing Ceremony (AMBER 1-2)
     
Pre-congress workshops: 27th June 2017 at Ambassador Hotel
Clinical Visits: Afternoon 30th June 2017 (Mahidol University)

Assoc. Prof. Wichai Eungpinitpong
PT, PhD.

Prof. Shirley A. Sahrmann
PT, PhD, FAPTA

Prof. Rik Gosselink
PT, PhD, FERS

Associate Professor Gillian Webb
PT, PhD.

Professor Suh Fang Jeng
PT, PhD.