Program

Date / TimeActivities
26th-27th June 2017 at the Grande Terminal 21 Hotel, Bangkok
9.00 – 5.00 pmAWP Executive Meeting
 Registration Open on 27th June 2017 at BITEC from 13.00-17.00
28th June 2017 at BITEC
7.00 - 9.00 amRegistration
10.00-10.45amOpening Ceremony and Speech: HRH Princess Sirindhorn
Exhibition / Posters Visit (BHIRAJ 1)
10.45 -11.30 am

The Role of Physiotherapy Education in Delivering Health, Longevity and Sustainability

 by Assoc. Prof. Gillian Webb (BHIRAJ Hall 2)
11.30 -12.15 pm

The ‘Extra-Pulmonary’ Challenges for Physical Therapy in Acute and Chronic Respiratory Conditions: More about Muscles!

 by Prof. Rik Gosselink (BHIRAJ Hall 2)
12.15 - 1.30 pmLunch / Exhibition
1.30 - 3.00 pmPanel Discussion 1: Physical Therapy Education
by Assoc. Prof. Gillian Webb, Prof. Rik Gosselink,
Asst. Prof. Kanda Chaipinyo (MC)
(BHIRAJ Hall 2)
 
3.00 - 4.00 pmPoster Presentation 1 / Exhibition
4.00 - 5.30 pm

Parallel Sessions 1-4 (SILK 1-4)

6.00 - 9.00 pmBanquet (AMBER II-III)
  
29th June 2017 at BITEC
9.00 - 9.45 am

The Movement System and Impairment Syndromes

 by Prof. Shirley Sahrmann (AMBER 1-2)
 
9.45 -10.30 am

Therapeutic Thai Massage for Musculoskeletal Disorders

by Assoc. Prof. Wichai Eungpinitpong (AMBER 1-2)
 
10.30-11.00 amPoster presentation/ Exhibition

11.00-11.45 am

11.45-12.30 pm

11.00-12.30 pm

This focus symposia has been cancelled : Focused Symposia 1: Current Situation and Standardization of Early Mobilization in the Intensive Care Unit in the Asia-Western Pacific Region (AMBER 1-2)

Focused Symposia 2: Best Practices to Transform Physiotherapists from Clinicians to Exemplary Clinical Instructors in the 21st Century (AMBER 1-2)

 

Parallel Sessions 5-8 (SILK 1-4)

12.30 -2.00 pmLunch/Exhibition /Poster Presentation 2
2.00 - 3.30 pmPanel 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 pmExhibition
4.00 - 5.00 pmAwards Presentation 2 rooms (SILK 1-2) 
  
30th June 2017 at BITEC

9.00 -10.30 am

9.45-10.30 am

Parallel Sessions 9-12 (SILK 1-4)

Focused Symposia 3: Use of Blended Learning in Educating Entry-level Physiotherapy Students (AMBER 1-2)

10.30-11.00 am Exhibition
11.00-12.00 pmAwards Announcement and Closing Ceremony (AMBER 1-2)
  

Pre-congress workshops: 27th June 2017 at Ambassador Hotel
Clinical Visits: Afternoon 30th June 2017 (Mahidol University)