24 November 2014
 

Occupational Safety, Health and Rehabilitation Specialty Group

Healthcare Providers’ Interventions for Work Disability

 

Date: 24 November 2014

Venue: HKPA Premise

Speaker: Dr. Edwin LEE

 

Dr. Edwin Lee is currently the Care Manager of the Occupational Medicine Care Service in the New Territories East Cluster.  The worldwide and costly issues, the systemic and multidimensional problems of work disability were well discussed in the talk.  Dr. Lee also introduced intervention tips, screening tools, use of functional capacity evaluation, participatory ergonomic program and motivational interviewing techniques in work disability management which were very helpful in fostering a safe and productive organizational ecology for all workers at work.  Participants were rewarded with lively case examples of Dr. Lee’s daily practice.

 

23 November 2014
  Shatin Health Festival 2014

 

Physiotherapists in-charge:

Alexander WOO, Charles LAI, Chun Hei LAI, Curtis WONG, Jett CHENG (student), Linda LAI, Priscilla POON, Richard WONG

 

After having a great success in the same event of 2008 and 2011, Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association was invited by Shatin District Council to participate in Shatin Health Festival 2014 again.  Priscilla has participated in the kickoff ceremony around noontime.  Occupational Safety, Health and Rehabilitation Specialty Group was responsible for health check session in the afternoon. Flexibility test, handgrip strength test, postural advice for using mobile devices were included in our booth.  Education pamphlets were also provided for all participants. We all were glad to take this opportunity for promoting our profession and were glad to see all participants with enjoyable smiles.

 

11 January 2014
  

Application of Specific Assessment Tools to perform Onsite Job Analysis

Speaker: Dr. Grace Szeto, Ms Margaret Poon

Venue: HKPA Premise

Photo Album

28 October 2013
  

New Trends in Surface Electromyography & Motion Analysis
Speaker: Dr. Peter KONRAD (Software and Application Developer, Noraxon Inc. USA)

Venue: ST 523, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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3 July 2013

Introduction of Common Ergonomics/ DSE Products
Speaker: Ms. Linda LAI

Venue: Hong Kong Sauatorum Hospital


21 Septemer 2012

Job Analysis and Work Rehabilitation Workshop
Speaker: Ms. Margaret POON and MS. Rainbow LAW

Venue: ST 522, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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20 August 2012
 

"Shatin Health Festival", organised by Shatin DIstrict Council

Venue: Hong Kong Regal Riverside Hotel
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20 April 2012
 

Seminar on "Dealing with Medicolegal Issues"
Speaker: Dr. Bernard MURPHY, Specialist in Medical Malpractice

Venue: ST 522, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

15 September 2011
 

Seminar on Professional Indeminty Insurance for Physiotherapist
Speaker: Dr. Tim HEGAN/ Dr. Ming TEOH

Venue: ST 522, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


17 September 2010
 

Reseach and Practice in Occupational Safety and Rehabilitation
Speaker: Dr. Edwin LEE and Ms. Linda LAI

Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University



26 June 2010
 

Certificate Course on Occuaptional Health and Ergonomic - Level 1
Speaker: Dr. Grace SZETO,  Ms. Priscilla POON, Ms. Rainbow LAW, Ms. Margaret POON, Ms. Yammy CHAN, Mr. Billy SO, Mr. Ken LEE and Mr. Alexander WOO

Venue: GH016, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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7 March 2010
 

Workshop: "Role of Functional Capacity Evaluation in Work Rehabilitation"
Speaker: Dr. Doug Gross, PhD (Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alberta, Canada) 

Venue: GH016, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


22 January 2010
 

Seminar - "Ergonomics Interventions in the Workplace" (Jointly organised by the OSHRSG and the Hong Kong Ergonomic Society)
Speaker: Miss Justine Chim and Mr. Billy So

Venue: ST 522, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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8 May 2009
 

Seminar - "The No Lifting Policy: Impact on the Physiotherapy Profession" (Jointly organised by the OSHRSG and the Hong Kong Ergonomic Society)
Speaker: Mr. Christopher Cheng (Physiotherapist and OHS Consultant, Melbourne, Australia)

Venue: ST 522, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University