Organised by South East Branch (Registration will close on @ 1.00 pm on 28th Jan 2021)
|Presenter Details||Dr Rachel Garrod PhD. MSc. MCSP
Rachel Graduated From Guys School Of Physiotherapy In 1991 And Then Worked In A Number Of Teaching Hospitals In London. In 1987 She Obtained A M.Sc. In Health Sciences And Specialised In Respiratory Care. In 2001 She Was Awarded A PhD In Pulmonary Rehabilitation. As Assistant Professor Physiotherapy, St George’s University She Led On Undergraduate And Post Graduate Respiratory Teaching And Research. With Over 100 Peer Reviewed Publications, A Number Of Book Chapters And As Editor Of “Pulmonary Rehabilitation: An Interdisciplinary Approach”, She Is An International Expert On Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) And Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
Clinically, Rachel’s Area Of Expertise Is In The Delivery Of Exercise For People With Chronic Health Problems, Such As Diabetes, COPD, Renal Failure And Hypertension. Her Rehabilitation Programmes Feature Components Such As Balance Re-education, Progressive Resisted Exercise, Gait And Posture Training. She Teaches Breathing Re-training And Provides Physical Activity Therapies For People With Cardio-respiratory Conditions, Such As Asthma, Emphysema, Hyperventilation, And Panic Disorders. She Is Trained In Both Mindfulness And Hypnotherapy.
Rachel Moved To Spain In 2014, Where She Provides Domiciliary Respiratory Physiotherapy And Stop Smoking Counselling. She Works In In Conjunction With A Number Of Hospitals And Clinics In Marbella. Rachel Continues To Be Active In Lecturing, Most Recently Speaking At The 29th Annual Panhellenic Scientific Congress Of Physiotherapy, Athens, December 2019.
|How to Book||Book Online|
|Contact Person||Angela Radley O’Donovan And Ailish Grant|
|Date||30 Jan 2021 09:30 -|
|South East Branch Members||€30.00|
|Non ISCP Members||€50.00|
|Student Members (Limited to 20 places) - Student/entry to practice members only||€15.00|
This virtual respiratory course is targeted at physiotherapists working in the acute hospital setting, community setting and out patient setting delivering respiratory physiotherapy patient care.
9.30 – 10.15 Management of COPD guidelines - overview
10.15- 11.00 Hyperventilation Syndrome
11.00 –11.30 Coffee break
11.30 –12.30 Innovations in exercise for people with respiratory disease
12.30 –13.00 Questions and answers
13.00 – 13.45 Lunch Break
13.45 – 14.15 Helping people manage anxiety and breathlessness
14.15 – 15.00 Oxygen assessment and treatment
15.00 – 15.30 Summary and review