Beyond Limb Loss: Inspirational Rehabilitation

Beyond Limb Loss: Inspirational Rehabilitation

Beyond Limb Loss: Inspirational Rehabilitation

Irwin Mitchell are hosting a free evening seminar 'Beyond Limb Loss: Inspirational Rehabilitation' on Wednesday 20 November 2013. We are excited to have leading hand surgeon Professor Simon Kay presenting on his recent surgery where he carried out the UK's first hand transplant. The evening will be delivered by leading clinicians working with amputees and will be of interest to any healthcare professionals working with amputees from the NHS, the private sector and the voluntary sector including rehabilitation consultants, orthopaedic surgeons, case managers, charities and prosthetic providers.

Programme 
5:15pm  Registration with drinks and canapés
5:45pm  Welcome & introduction, Rachel Di Clemente, Associate, Irwin Mitchell
5:50pm  Hand Transplant: What We Did & Why, Professor Simon Kay, Hand Surgeon
6:20pm  A Threat to Identity: Psychological Consequences of Limb Loss, Stephen McCarthy, Psychologist
6:50pm  My Story, Paul Hofmann, Lower Limb Amputee
7:10pm  Q & A and Discussion
7:30pm  Conclusion and Refreshments
Date:
20/Nov/2013
Venue:
Irwin Mitchell, Wellbar Central, 36 Gallowgate, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4TD
Time:
5:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Organiser:
Ellie Szunko
Tel:
0191 279 0097
To confirm your place, please contact Ellie Szunko on 0191 279 0097 or email: northeastevents@irwinmitchell.com.

Please note that places are limited.

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