Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Bart Van der Hayden

Licensed physical therapist specialised in wheelchair seating & mobility, Clinical consultant

Carol Shrader

Writer, Blogger: The blessing Counter

Dr Conor Hearty

consultant at The Mater Hospital, Dublin, Specialist in Anaesthesia.

Elisabet Rodby Bousquet

Researcher at Department of Orthopaedics (Lund)

Ginny Paleg

Pediatric PT

Jean L. Minkel

Senior Vice President of Care Coordination and Rehab Services for Independence Care System

Sharon Sutherland

Owner/manager, Seating Solutions LLC

Stephen Sprigle

Professor in Applied Physiology and Industrial Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology and lab director of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Applied Research (REAR) Lab

Susan Johnson Taylor

Manager of Training and Education, Numotion Mobility, Member of the Resna/ANSI Wheelchair Standards Committee and the Clinician’s Task Force

Tom Clonan

Irish Times Security Analyst, Whistleblower, Author

Wade Shrader

Professor and Chief of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Children’s of Mississippi, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Pre-Symposium Workshop Speakers

Cher Smith

Occupational Therapist at the Nova Scotia Rehabilitation Centre, in Halifax

Lee Kirby

Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in the Department of Medicine at Dalhousie University

Mary Massery

Mary Massery Clinic

Sharon Sutherland

Owner/manager, Seating Solutions LLC

Stephen Sprigle

Professor in Applied Physiology and Industrial Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology and lab director of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Applied Research (REAR) Lab