• Invitation: 2nd International Symposium: ICF Education (Cape Town, South Africa, 30 June 2017)
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    The aim

    This Second International Symposium: ICF Education builds on the first held in Finland in 2015. The aim is to bring together people from around the world who are using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) in clinical practice and teaching such as in interprofessional education, research or product development.

    Collaboration and participation from all stakeholders is important. All participants are expected to share their experiences (whether they present an abstract or not) and learn from each other. This will not be a symposium where you can just sit back and listen. Participation is required! Accepted presentations will be posted on the ICFEducation.org website.

    The date and time:

    • Date: Friday 30th June 2017
    • Time: 7:30 – 16:00 close
    • Venue: New Somerset Hospital, Bay Court, Portswood Road, Green Point, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa (Map)
    • Cost: There is no cost for registration for the symposium. Sponsorship is being sought for the cost of refreshments.
    • CPD: 6 points (attendance certificate will also be provided)

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    Important dates

    Registration opens: 27 February 2017
    Abstract submission opens: 27 February 2017
    Abstract submission deadline: 20 March 2017 @ 07:00 UTC
    Notification of outcome: 3 April 2017
    Registration closes: 12 June 2017, or when 150 registrations have been accepted

     Draft Programme

    Click here to view the draft programme


    Click here to register for the Symposium

    Submit an abstract

    Click here to submit your abstract.

    Hosted by

    • WHO-FIC Collaborating Centre in South Africa at the South African Medical Research Council

    Co-hosted by

    • Stellenbosch University
    • University of Cape Town
    • Western Cape Government: Health

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    Contact the Symposium Organising Committee:

    Mandy Salomo symposium organiser):
    Email: Mandy.Salomo@mrc.ac.za
    Mobile: +27 82 451 2686
    Web: http://whoficsa.mrc.ac.za/index.htm


    Dr Stefanus Snyman
    E-mail: ssnyman@sun.,ac.za
    Mobile: +27 82 557 1056
    Office: +27 21 938 9875
    Web: www.ICFeducation.org

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