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Join Össur at AOPA 2018 Congress

The AOPA 2018 Congress will be held at The Star Gold Coast on 4-6 October.

The Össur team are looking forward to seeing and catching up with the P&O industry on the Gold Coast. Come and visit us at booth 2, we also have an Össur Cafe to recharge you during the day! We will also be hosting the Össur After Party following the Congress closure.


Össur AOPA Workshops


Workshop 1 on Thursday 4 October, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Össur Prosthetics: Optimising Outcomes with Össur Touch Solutions

This comprehensive workshop will include information about the latest technology from Össur available to individuals with upper limb loss. Topics covered will include candidacy considerations, casting techniques, myotesting, fitting approaches, covering options, and therapy training protocols for transradial and transhumeral amputees. Additionally, attendees will better understand the i-digit fitting process for partial hand amputees, including impression taking, myotesting, digit alignment, and functional training.


Workshop 7 on Thursday 4 October, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Össur OA & Injury Solutions: Ligament Knee Solutions

This combined theory and practical workshop will focus on enhancing clinicians knowledge of complex knee ligament injury management. Topics covered will include clinical evidence, prescription considerations and practical fitting tips for managing PCL, MCL and multi-ligament injuries. Delegates will have the opportunity to conduct fittings of Ossur ligament knee range and be trained in Össur’s Smart measure 3D scanning and measurement system.


Technician Workshop on Friday 5 October, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Össur Prosthetics: Silicone Fabrication for i-Digits and other UX Applications for Technicians

Agenda:
Intro to Silicone (types of silicone, use in other industries, chemistry)
Use in Partial Hand Prostheses
Use in Transhumeral and Transradial Sockets
Use in Lower Limb
Q&A


Visit the Össur Booth to Spin & Win


To enter the competition, simply visit the Össur Booth and fill out a competition form. All correct answers will be placed into a draw to spin & win. There will be 3 draws taken daily at morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Prizes include a Flight Centre voucher, gift cards and Össur merchandise.

Click here to view T&Cs


Össur After Party at The Loose Moose


Saturday 6 October 2018 at 5:30pm

Following the official close of the AOPA Congress this year, we have organised some drinks and canapés to finish off your weekend. It’ll be a great opportunity to relax and enjoy a drink and something to eat with friends and colleagues. The Össur After Party will be held at "The Loose Moose" which is only a few minute’s walk from The Star Gold Coast. For your VIP pass and more information, be sure to come and see us at booth 2 or around the exhibition hall.



















Click here for more information and to register for AOPA 2018 Congress.