Upcoming Education Sessions

HMEPA Member Sponsored Events

June 2022 – Motion Composites BC Education Seminar Series

Configuring Seating & Mobility Systems: A Deep Dive into Justification and Best
Practices for Manual Wheelchair Clients
A hands-on interactive workshop demonstrating the importance of proper
seating and mobility system set-up. Understand with confidence how to
justify an ultralight manual wheelchair. Know the basic principles of
cushion and back support design for wheelchairs and rehab shower chair
commodes and how proper setup can affect pressure redistribution and
positioning. Learn the importance of manual wheelchair configuration for
propulsion efficiency and how an optimally set up system can preserve
upper limb function. Learn how to evaluate and perform propulsion
assessments and wheelchair skills which you can bring back to your daily

You must pre-register. Attendees at this session will earn 0.2 CEU / 2 CONTACT HOURS

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HMEPA Sponsored Education Events

September 28, 2021 12:05 pm – Stealth Seating: General Purpose Comfort to Skin Protection and Positioning.

This webinar is designed to take the participant on a tour of the Stealth seating product line. We will highlight the features and benefits of each cushion and provide application examples. This webinar will look specifically at cushion design, comparing and contrasting different seating mediums. The focus of this webinar will be best suited for therapists and rehab reps.

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Education Events Sponsored by HMEPA Member Companies

Sunrise Medical Equipment Webinars –  Best practices of seating and mobility evaluations include having an understanding of technology available, both “old
technology” and “new technology”. This fosters the prescription of the most appropriate technology for an individual.

Sunrise Medical Canada Inc. hosts product webinars to help you stay informed of updates to existing products and new equipment launches. Each live webinar will provide an in-service on the product, including key features and its clinical application. Presentations are led by members of the Sunrise Medical Canada Inc. sales and education team.

Each 30-minute webinar topic is offered at 4 different times! Select the time that is best for you. A Certificate of Attendance is available after each session.

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Sunrise Medical 2021-2022 Cyber Series – Monthly webinars on topics related to seating and mobility are offered free of charge by Sunrise Medical Canada Inc.

Webinars are offered on:
• The second Tuesday of every month from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)
• The second Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Eastern Time
• The second Thursday of every month from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Eastern Time
• The second Thursday of every month from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Time

Each one-hour webinar is complimentary. Please register through the link below.
A Certificate of Attendance is available after each session.

Webinars will be facilitated by Sunrise Medical Canada Inc.’s Clinical Education Manager, Sheilagh Sherman, BA, BHScOT, MHM, OT Reg. (Ont.) Please contact Sheilagh at  sheilagh.sherman@sunmed.com if you have any questions.

Select the session(s) that you would like to attend! Register using the link below:

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