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Spinal cord injury group (1066 members)

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Details of previous meetings

18 Sep
2019
18:00 to 20:00
Hemel Hempstead
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Spinal cord injury

  • Introduction and update
  • A new vision for spinal injury rehabilitation
  • Neorokinex's treatment
Presented by: Edward Baker, Alex Dabek & Hugh Johnson
24 Jun
2019
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Spinal cord injury

  • Introduction and update
  • Neuroelectricity - issues of monitoring and post-injury rehabilitiation for the spinal cord
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation
Presented by: Alex Dabek, Hugh Johnson, Colin Shirley & Lynn Vale
28 Jan
2019
17:45 to 19:45
London
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Spinal cord injury

  • Emergency Treatment of a Spinal Cord Injury
Presented by: Munchi Choksey, Julia Harris & Hugh Johnson
7 Mar
2018
17:30 to 19:30
London
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Spinal cord injury

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Spinal injuries – therapies & rehab
Presented by: Miranda Cook, Claire Salisbury & Shahram Sharghy
28 Nov
2016
17:30 to 19:30
London
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Spinal cord injury

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • The effect of divorce on personal injury damages
  • Injury trusts, investment/protection of the damages award and Court of Protection issues
Presented by: Lucy Gould, Jill Greenfield, Robert Smeath & Kiran Vasudeva
25 Jul
2016
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester
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Spinal cord injury

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Obtaining an interim payment for accommodation
  • Using an interim payment for accommodation wisely
Presented by: Bridget Collier, Tom Wethers & Justice Amanda Yip QC
29 Feb
2016
17:30 to 19:30
London
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Spinal cord injury

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Causation in spinal injury
  • Spinal imaging
Presented by: Gerard McDermott QC, Shahram Sharghy & Philip Yoong
21 Jan
2015
18:30 to 20:30
London

Spinal cord injury

  • Spinal cord injury - pushing past disability
Presented by:
14 Nov
2013
15:30 to 17:30
Watford

Spinal cord injury

  • Sports rehabilitation for the spinal cord injured client
  • Current EC activities within APIL
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17 Jan
2013
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Cost Budgeting in Practice
  • The effect of Henry & General Costs Update
  • Current EC activities within APIL
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6 Sep
2011
13:00 to 16:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Talks, demonstrations and a tour of The Royal Buckinghamshire Hospital
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19 Oct
2010
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • The latest developments in catastrophic injury quantum and an interactive session with discussions on pushing the boundaries in such claims
  • Eye tracking, an advanced system enabling those with serious physical injuries to control and interface with computers and other equipment
  • Current EC activities within APIL
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2 Mar
2010
18:00 to 20:00
Belfast

Spinal cord injury

  • Modern management of Spinal Injury.
  • What's new in spinal cord injury claims litigation: strategy and tactics.
  • An update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
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5 May
2009
14:30 to 16:30

Spinal cord injury

  • A tour of SIA Headquarters and then a presentation.
  • Good news / bad news, Catastrophic injury care funding.
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27 Jan
2009
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Spinal Injuries Quantum - pushing boundaries.
  • Update on the activities of APIL's Executive Committee.
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27 Nov
2007
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Technology, housing issues and Roberts v Johnstone
  • Update on the activities of APIL's Executive Committee
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15 May
2007
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Addressing motor mobility needs for the spinally injured claimant
  • EC update
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11 Oct
2006
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • The Effect of Seatbelts: usage, non-usage and failures in Spinal Cord Injury Claims : the latest developments
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30 Jun
2005
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Implications of Sowden in relation to: Claims for care & accommodation, duties of the local authorities plus other aspects
Presented by:
15 Jun
2004
18:00 to 20:00

Spinal cord injury

  • Periodical payments
  • Spinal cord injury rehabilitation
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