PROGRAM LASS 2019

  • THURSDAY JUNE 6th
    • 08:00 - 9:00: REGISTRATION.
    • 9:00 - 9:15 Silvana Contepomi - AATA: Opening - Welcome.
    • 9:15 - 9:30 Mariano Tubio: Wheelchair user testimony.
    • 9:30 - 10:30 Bart Van Der Hayden - Bélgica: Strategies and solutions for Seating Positioning in cases of Kyphosis. Results Analysis.
    • 10:30 - 11:00: LASS COFFEE BREAK
    • 11:00 - 12:00 Sara Munera - Colombia: Wheelchair provision according to international guidelines. The Rehab Comittee experience.
    • 12:00 - 13:00 Dr. Mark Schmeller - USA: Statistics on Assistive mobility Services and Equipment impact.
    • 13:00 - 14:00: LUNCH
    • 14:00 - 14:45 Dra. Sandra Guzman - México: Evidence on pressure ulcers prevention for wheelchair users.
    • 14:45 - 15:30 Belén Hidalgo - Argentina: Mobility and Communication Access. Home Automatation.
    • 15:30 - 16:00: LASS COFFEE BREAK
    • 16:00 - 17:00 Dr. Diego Uberti - Argentina: Vertical Standing.
  • FRIDAY JUNE 7th
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Alejandra Gil - Argentina: Augmentative and Alternative Communication.
    • 10:00 - 11:00: POSTERS + LASS COFFEE BREAK - One-minute Presentation.
    • 11:00 - 12:00 Francesco Fochi - Italia: Gait Influence in the cognitive development.
    • 12.00 - 13:00 Joseph Straatman - USA: Go- Baby - Go: Benefits of the independent mobility for children with motor impairments.
    • 13:00 - 14:00: LUNCH
    • 14:00 - 14:45 Nora Jimenez García - México: Valuation, prescription and solutions for sitting in neuromuscular diseases.
    • 14:45 - 15:30 Orestes Freixes - Argentina: Wheelchair Skills.
    • 15:30 - 16:00: LASS COFFEE BREAK
    • 16:00 - 17:00 Bart Van Der Hayden - Bélgica: Understanding Scoliosis, Head Positioning and swallowing disorders when seated.
  • SATURDAY JUNE 8th - WORKSHOPS
    • 09:00 - 13:00 Bart Van Der Hayden - Bélgica: Muscle tone in seating positioning.
    • 09:00 - 13:00 Sara Munera - Colombia: Clinical Application of ISO guidelines to standarize body measures and seating support surfaces in the wheelchair.
    • 09:00 - 13:00 Sergio Fernandez y Orestes Freixes: Wheelchair Skills Workshop.
    • 09:00 - 13:00 Silvana Contepomi: 24/7 Postural Care.