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Annual CSHT conference

The 8th Annual Canadian Society of Hand Therapists Conference will be held in Montral on May 22-23, 2015.

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Annual CSHT Conference: 2015

8th Annual Canadian Society of Hand Therapists Conference

Challenging Pain

Challenging Pain - CSHT 2015 Conference
Date: May 22nd and 23rd, 2015
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel - Montreal, Quebec
Early Bird: Early Bird registration discounts available on or before May 1, 2015.
Cancellation Fee: A full refund minus a $100 administration fee is available prior to April 21st, 2015. No refunds are available after April 21st, 2015.


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Conference Registration Form
Postal Code*
Email Address*

(each registrant requires a unique email address)
Home Phone Number*
Work Phone Number*

Massage Therapist Kinesiologist Athletic Therapist Chiropractor
OT Student PT Student Kinesiology Student OTA/PTA

Type of Registration* (NOTE: members must log in first to receive discounted price)
Member - Two Day ( $525; Early Bird over )
Member - One Day ($275)
Non-Member - Two Day ( $600; Early Bird over )
Non-member - One Day ($350)
Student/OTA/PTA - Two Day ($325)
Student/OTA/PTA - One Day ($250)
CAOT Member - Two Day ( $525; Early Bird over ) - CAOT membership number required for this rate
CAOT member - One Day ($275) - CAOT membership number required for this rate
If registering as a CAOT member you MUST include your CAOT member number:
One Day Registration - If registering for one day only, please choose:*
May 22nd, 2015 May 23rd, 2015
Dietary Restrictions
Do you have any dietary restrictions for the conference meals (i.e. vegetarian, gluten-free). If so, please indicate:
Social Event
Yes No I plan to attend the Wine and Cheese reception - Friday, May 22, 18:30
(Included in conference registration fee)
Breakout Sessions*
(Please rank 1 - 5 or 1 - 6 for each day based on preference)
Please note that every attempt will be made to accommodate your preferred Breakout Sessions. However, space is limited. Accommodations will be made on a first come, first served basis. You will attend either one 2 hour, or two 1 hour sessions.

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May 22nd, 2015
Patient and Therapist-focused Interventions Improving Adherence in Physical             Rehabilitation: Focus on Hand Therapy (1 hour)
            (Folarin Babatunde)
All the Painful Details: a Workshop on Assessment of Pain and             Somatosensation (2 hours)
            (Tara Packham and Joy MacDermid)
Tips and Tricks for Orthotic Fabrication with Orfit Industries (2 hours)
            (Debby Schwartz)
Using Jintronix in Upper Extremity Rehabilitation (1hour)
            (Mark Evin)
Addressing Neurological Tone, Spasticity, Adaptive Tissue Shortening & Other             Deformities of the Hand (1 hour)
            (Karen Bonn)

May 23rd, 2015
Anatomy Lab (2 hours)
             (McGill University)
Body Perception Disturbance: Approaches for Treatment (1 hour)
             (Jenny Lewis)
Functional Capacity Evaluation for Workers with Upper Extremity Disorders
            (1 hour)
             (Isabelle Sicard)
Full-Circle Around the Painful Elbow: Diagnosis & Treatment (1 hour)
            (Dr. Dominique)
Update in Peripheral Nerve Surgery (1 hour)
            (Jenny C. Lin)
Scaphoid Fractures: Diagnosis & Treatment Challenges (1 hour)
            (Dr. Dominique Tremblay)
Conference is now over