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.
Registration with drinks and canapés
Welcome & introduction, Rachel Di Clemente, Associate, Irwin Mitchell
Hand Transplant: What We Did & Why, Professor Simon Kay, Hand Surgeon
A Threat to Identity: Psychological Consequences of Limb Loss, Stephen McCarthy, Psychologist
My Story, Paul Hofmann, Lower Limb Amputee
Q & A and Discussion
Conclusion and Refreshments