Motion Rehab Expo

Thunder Bay, Ontario

We’re excited to have you join us!

The Motion Rehab Expo is a complimentary full-day education and networking
event with presentations by leading healthcare professionals and equipment suppliers.

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Event details


Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2024
Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott Thunder Bay

If you have any questions regarding the event, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at thunderbay@motioncares.ca.

What to expect

Round robin presentations – Adult and pediatric streams
Trial & review the latest and greatest in rehab mobility, seating & home accessibility products
Guest speaker Linda Norton, M.Sc.CH, PhD, OT Reg. (Ont.) presenting on Prescriptions through an Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Accessibility (IDEA) lens: Promoting awareness, enhancing choice and limiting bias
Complimentary lunch & refreshments
Free parking

*Motion is an accredited provider of continuing education and training through the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Attendees to the keynote presentation who complete a knowledge check (quiz) and evaluation will receive a recognized Certified Education Unit (CEU).

Vendors

  • Amylior
  • Arjo Canada Inc
  • Artisan/Nighthawk
  • Blake Medical
  • Can-Dan Rehatec Ltd. and Synetik
  • Cheelcare 
  • Etac
  • Motion Composites
  • Motion Concepts
  • Permobil
  • Power Plus Mobility
  • Pride Mobility Products
  • Rehasense/49 Bespoke Inc
  • Sunrise Medical
  • Theracare Marketing Network Inc.

Registration closes on Wednesday, June 19, 2024.

Note: this date is subject to change based on capacity limits.

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Agenda


This is an all-day event.

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM – Attendee registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM – Land Acknowledgement, introductions & housekeeping

8:45 AM – 9:45 AM – Guest Speaker: Linda Norton, M.Sc.CH, Ph.D., OT Reg. presenting on the topic of Prescriptions through an Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Accessibility (IDEA) lens: Promoting awareness, enhancing choice and limiting bias

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM – Break & prizes

Adult Stream

10:00 AM- 12:30 PM – Round robin presentations

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Lunch break & prize draws

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Round robin presentations

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM – Break & Prize Draws

2:45 PM – 4:15 PM – Round robin presentations

Pediatric Stream

10:00 AM- 12:30 PM – Round robin presentations

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Lunch break & prize draws

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM – Guest Speaker Linda Norton presenting on the topic of Pediatric Pressure Injuries

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM – Break & Prize Draws

2:45 PM – 4:15 PM – Round robin presentations

Woman on stage presenting with a microphone in her left hand.

Speaker Spotlight


Linda Norton, M.Sc.CH, Ph.D., OT Reg. (Ontario)

Linda is an Occupational Therapist who is passionate about the prevention and management of pressure injuries. It is her diverse experience in various settings including hospital, community, and industry; and experience in various roles including clinician, educator, manager, and researcher that give Linda a unique perspective.

She has completed the International Interprofessional Wound Care Course through the University of Toronto, a Master’s in Community Health focusing on pressure injury prevention and a Ph.D. in Occupational Science focusing on chronic wounds. Her research focused on how health care providers identify and address lifestyle factors for clients with chronic wounds.

Linda is a co-director and faculty member of the International Interprofessional Wound Care Course and is a faculty member of the Advanced Health Care Practice – Wound Healing program at Western University. Linda regularly presents workshops and webinars across Canada and is the Director, Learning and Clinical Education for Motion.

Disclaimer: The Presenter is an employee of a vendor who has a financial interest in selling accessibility and mobility products.

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