|Date:||Tue 28th Sep 2021 - Wed 29th Sep 2021|
|Venue:||Mälaren Hästklinik AB|
|Location:||Mälaren Hästklinik AB, Stockholm, Sweden (Stockholm Arlanda Airport)|
|Contact Hours:||18 hrs – Lecture Series (8 hrs) & On-Location (10 hrs)|
|Course Language:||English (Swedish Moderation)|
|Early Booking Deadline:||Sunday 15th August 2021|
|Registration Deadline:||Friday 27th August 2021|
* VAT (= MWST/MOMS/SALES TAX) will only be added for certain UK vets attending courses abroad and for all attendees when attending courses in the UK.
Tuesday 3:00 – 7:30pm: Case-Discussions, Q&A and Wine & Cheese Reception
Wednesday 8:30am – 5:30pm: Practical Sessions
To participate in the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions, attendees are required to have first worked through the corresponding Lecture Series (purchased as an ‘Extra’ when registering for the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions).
|We have firm plans to hold all advertised courses and events scheduled between August and December as announced on our website, provided that restrictions will have been lifted by then. We would like to reassure you that if you register for one of our upcoming courses, you will or can opt to receive a full refund if the course/event should have to be postponed or cancelled due to restrictions associated with Covid-19. We will of course continue to closely monitor developments and government advice, as well as adhering to routine social distancing and anti-viral procedures on the courses. As usual, we urge you to not make any non-refundable travel or accommodation arrangements until VetPD has confirmed in writing that the course/event will indeed take place and to have suitable travel insurance in place, should the situation / government advice suddenly change.|
Developed for equine practitioners with a good working knowledge of distal limb tendonitis and desmitis, this course covers how to devise rehab protocols consisting of a combination of therapeutic exercise, use of different rehabilitation modalities and therapeutic shoeing to maximize horses' chances of returning to previous levels of exercise.
To participate in the On-Location Portion, attendees are required to have first taken part in the corresponding online Lecture Series ‘Rehabilitation for Lower Limb Tendon & Ligament Conditions':
The speakers / instructors on this course are leaders in the field of equine rehabilitation worldwide and will be discussing the following topics interactively with the attendees:
Start Time: 6PM UK / 19:00h Paris / 20:00h Helsinki
|1st Sept||19:00-19:35||Lee Clark||The Physiotherapist’s Approach to Distal Limb Tendon & Ligament Conditions||30 min|
|19:35-20.10||Lee Clark||Physiotherapist’s Evaluation of the Equine Distal Limb||30 min|
|20:10 – 20:55||Lee Clark||Therapeutic Exercise for the Distal Limb||40 min|
|2nd Sept||19:00 – 19:45||Lee Clark||Return to Sport (incl. Management Changes & Therap. Monitoring)||40 min|
|19:45 – 20:35||Lee Clark||Injury Prevention, Maintenance, Conditioning & Performance Enhancement||40 min|
|8th Sept||19:00 – 19:55||Steve Adair||Therapeutic Modalities for Tendon & Ligament Conditions –
Laser, Extracorporeal Shock Wave & Radiofrequency Therapy
|19:55-21:00||Steve Adair||Therapeutic Modalities for Tendon & Ligament Conditions –
Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy & Rapid Release Technology
|9th Sept||19:00-20:05||Steve Adair||Underwater Treadmill||60 min|
|20:05-20:40||Steve Adair||Use of Articulated Braces for Exercise||30 min|
|20:40-21:15||Steve Adair||Therapeutic Shoeing for Distal Limb Tendon & Ligament Injuries||30 min|
|13th Sept||19:00-19:45||Steve Adair||Development of Modality & Exercise Treatment Plans||40 min|
|19:45-20:20||Steve Adair||How to charge for Rehabilitation Services||30 min|
Day 1 starts at 15:00h with 3 hours of interactive Case-Discussions, Q&A which will give attendees the unique opportunity to apply what they have learned during Lecture Series in discussion with the world-renowned specialists. This will then be followed by the obligatory Wine & Cheese Reception allowing for attendees to socialise with colleagues and the speakers/instructors.
On the second day, 7 hours of practical small-groups sessions on live horses and case discussions will allow attendees to become familiar with therapeutic modalities and physical therapy exercises that can be passed on to horse owners. Each attendee will rotate through the following stations:
The course fee includes, coffee/tea breaks, a wine & cheese reception, lunch and a certificate of attendance. To participate in the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions, attendees are required to have first taken part in the Lecture Series (purchased as an ‘Extra’ when registering for the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions). Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available due to the highly practical nature of this course.
Chartered Physiotherapist and Veterinary Physiotherapist
Lee is a Chartered Physiotherapist qualifying in 1997 from the University of Teesside in the UK. He worked in the NHS for 2 years whist training to become a Chartered Animal Physiotherapist, graduating in 1999 as a Cat A member of ACPAT. He then completed a 2-year postgraduate course in manual therapy/sports at Glasgow University in 2001. Lee has completed numerous other courses in many different techniques such as Acupuncture, Laser Therapy, Neurology, Kinesiotaping, Saddle Fitting and Manipulation. In 2011 Lee was appointed the Official Team Physiotherapist for the British Equestrian Team responsible for treating the horses and riders and has worked at numerous European and World Equestrian Games including WEG 2014. In 2012 he was selected to be one of the physiotherapists at the London 2012 Olympic Games providing treatment for horses travelling from all over the world to compete. Lee now continues to combine human and equine work, dividing time equally between Darlington Physiotherapy and Sport Injury clinic specialising in the treatment of riders, and The Equine Physiotherapy Clinic which specialises in rehabilitating horses after serious injury.Full details
American Specialist in Equine Surgery & in Equine Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation
Dr. Adair earned his D.V.M from Auburn University after receiving his Bachelor’s and Master’s from Auburn University. After receiving his D.V.M., Dr. Adair spent two years in private equine practice and completed a surgery residency at the University of Tennessee. He is presently an Associate Professor of Equine Surgery, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. Dr. Adair is board certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and as a charter Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also certified in Animal Chiropractic by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association. Dr. Adair’s primary research areas include Equine Orthopedics, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Equine Rehabilitation. Dr. Adair has been conducting research since 1986 and has been published in numerous journals, including the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, American Journal of Veterinary Research, Veterinary Surgery and the Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Association of Equine Practitioners.Full details
As a qualified chartered human physiotherapist, Emma has a broad experience of sports injuries. She gained invaluable experience with the NHS and RAF before embarking on her Masters Degree in Veterinary Physiotherapy at the Royal Veterinary College. A truly talented physio, in 2012 Emma was selected to work at Greenwich Park as a Veterinary Physiotherapist, for the now-legendary London Olympics. Emma has been instrumental in the successful recovery of numerous orthopaedic and spinal cases in large and small animals. Her case load regularly includes a broad spectrum of horses and ponies across every disciplines, from FEI international competitors and Racehorses to pleasure horses and pets.Full details
Mälaren Hästklinik AB
193 91 Sigtuna
Phone: +46 8-592 540 10
Drive on the E 18 towards Stockholm. Take the Draget junction, exit number 147. Turn right towards Håtuna. After 5 km you come to a four-way intersection, turn left on road 269 towards Sigtuna / Håtuna. After 4 km turn right towards Uppsala / Arlanda / Sigtuna (road 263). Drive 6.5 km and at a T-junction turn left towards Uppsala. Drive 2 km and you will see the clinic on the right side of the road. It is signposted Horse Clinic / Small Animal Clinic.
From Stockholm via E18
Drive on the E18 towards Enköping. Take the exit at junction Bro, exit number 146. After the exit on the right, turn left onto road 269 towards Sigtuna / Skokloster. After 11 km turn right towards Uppsala / Arlanda / Sigtuna (road 263). Drive 6.5 km and at a T-junction turn left towards Uppsala. Drive 2 km and you will see the clinic on the right side of the road. It is signposted Horse Clinic / Small Animal Clinic.
From Stockholm via E4
Drive on the E4 towards Uppsala. Take the Trafikplats Märsta junction, exit number 180. Drive Road 263 past Märsta towards Sigtuna, after the bridge over Garnsviken there will be a roundabout in Sigtuna. Continue on Road 263 to the right and now drive in the direction of Uppsala for about 4 km. You now see the clinic on the right side of the road. It is signposted Horse Clinic / Small Animal Clinic.
From Uppsala via E4
Drive on the E4 towards Stockholm. Take the exit at Knivsta junction, exit number 184. Turn right towards Knivsta. Drive past Knivsta and follow the road to the stop sign. (Vassunda) Drive straight ahead over road 255 and after 200 meters there will be a new stop sign. Turn left towards Sigtuna. After about 2 km and after Skråmsta, the clinic is on the left side. It is signposted Horse Clinic / Small Animal Clinic.
From Uppsala Rv 255
Drive on the Rv 255 out of Uppsala past Vilan / Sävja. Follow the road to Vassunda and take the right direction Sigtuna. After about 2 km and after Skråmsta, the clinic is on the left side. It is signposted Horse Clinic.
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