The event aims to bring together professionals with an interest in exercise and Cystic Fibrosis.
- Exercise technicians
- Therapy technicians/practitioners
- Fitness professionals
The agenda below includes a mix of talks, workshops, case studies, breakout groups and opportunities for networking.
The registration fee includes associate membership with the ACPCF for non-Physiotherapist NHS staff.
0930 – Registration
1000 – Introduction & Summary of Past meetings (Dr Owen Tomlinson, University of Exeter & Dr James Shelley, Liverpool John Moores University).
1015 – The role of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in CF in supporting associate members (Helen Douglas, Great Ormond Street Hospital & Lisa Morrison, West of Scotland Adult CF Unit)
1030 – Transition & Exercise (Ciara Long, Kings College Hospital, London)
1100 – Breakout Groups: What do technicians do in CF care?
1200 – Lunch (not provided)
1300 – ‘Real World’ exercise prescription (Heff Bozic, Frimley Park Hospital)
1330 – Cardiopulmonary exercisetesting in practice (Tom Kent, Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital)
1400 – Paediatric exercise prescription in practice (Ceilidh Brown, Royal Brompton & Harefield)
1430 – Refreshments
1500 – Airway clearance for exercise workshop (Ali Gates – Oxford University Hospitals)
1645 – Feedback
1700 – Close & Depart