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WCPT e-update setembro 2015

Repassamos para os seguidores e visitantes do Blog 14-F FISIOTERAPIA a edição de setembro/2015 do WCPT e-update, recebido da Confederação Mundial de Fisioterapia - WCPT, via e-mail. 

Conforme determinado para as publicações anteriores, optamos pela versão original em inglês, visando preservar a integralidade e credibilidade da fonte.
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WCPT E-Update
September 2015
World Physical Therapy Day 2015
WCPT Congress 2017
WCPT signs up with HIFA
World Spine Day
ER-WCPT Congress: call for abstracts
E-learning: spinal cord injury
World Congress on Low Back Pain
Regulation conference 2016
World Physical Therapy Day 2015
The 8th September 2015 saw a massive response to World Physical Therapy Day. Around the world physical therapists promoted this year's "Fulfilling potential" message. Congratulations to all who held events promoting the profession and the vital role it plays in global health. Read the news story at:
Reports from WCPT member organisations about activities held to celebrate the day will be added to the WCPT website shortly. Although we cannot promise to be able to feature all reports, please let us know about your celebrations by emailing a brief report and photos to
Photo courtesy of Mongolian Physical Therapy Association
WCPT Congress 2017
Preliminary information about the WCPT Congress 2017 is now on the WCPT website. Find out who the members of the International Scientific Committee are, mark the key dates in your calendar and read the message from the WCPT President and President of the South African Society of Physiotherapy.
WCPT signs up with HIFA
WCPT has signed up as a supporting organisation of the global campaign Healthcare Information for All (HIFA).
HIFA is a network of more than 15,000 people committed to improving the availability and use of health information in low and middle income countries. It collaborates with the World Health Organization and is supported by more than 260 health and development organisations worldwide.
Read the full story at:
HIFA 2015 logo
World Spine Day
World Spine Day logo “Your Back at Work” is the theme for World Spine Day 2015. Held on 16th October, this year the focus is on the importance of education related to good spinal health and prevention of injuries in the workplace.
To mark the day the campaign is asking people to take a photo demonstrating a healthy spine habit in the workplace and share via social media using #worldspineday, #spineselfie, #yourbackatwork.
Find out more at:
ER-WCPT Congress: call for abstracts
Share your innovative ideas and research findings with peers across Europe. This is your opportunity to have your contribution to physical therapy recognised and discussed with an international audience. The 4th European Congress of the European Region of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy (ER-WCPT) now wishes to invite proposals for abstract submissions for:
  • platform presentations
  • poster presentations
  • poster discussion sessions
The deadline for submissions is 29th February 2016. For further information please visit:
The ER-WCPT Congress is organised by ER-WCPT and hosted by CSP in collaboration with ENPHE.
E-learning: spinal cord injury
Photo: planetc1 / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike An initiative of the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS), offers free online learning modules about physical therapy management of spinal cord injuries. The topics include assessment, setting goals, formulating treatment plans and administering interventions.
The site is available in available in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. It will soon also be available in Chinese and French.
For more information go to:
World Congress on Low Back Pain
The 9th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Girdle Pain will be held in Singapore on 31st October - 3rd November 2016.
To submit an abstract go to: Deadline for submissions is 20th December 2015.
Regulation conference 2016
The fourth World Health Professions Regulation Conference is to take place 21st and 22nd May 2016, immediately before the World Health Organization's World Health Assembly in Geneva. Key speakers will explore the lessons learned from competence-based approaches to regulation, compare regulatory models and examine ways of promoting best practice in regulatory governance and performance.
To find out more, submit an abstract or register go to:

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