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  • 16 March 2015
    1. An examination of the violence practiced against disabled Brazilians in relation to sustainable development by Lyusyena Kirakosyan (2014) This study asks what forms of violence do disabled Brazilians experience and how can public policy be...
  • 12 March 2015
    This Thursday 12th March 2015 is the 10th Annual World Kidney Day with the theme of 'Kidney Health For All'. The Day aims to improve awareness of Kidney Disease in over 150 countries, in hope that early diagnosis and treatment can reduce the risk of...
  • 1 February 2015
    Massive congratulations to Di Hiscock (National rep on ADAPT Committee) and Archie Hinchcliff (founder of CP Africa) who have both won awards that we nominated them for at the World Physical Therapy Congress Awards! They will be presented with their...
  • 25 November 2014
    Therapies Unite director Laura Brown in Mexico alongside Emiliano, one of the children her organisation works with. Photo: Luke Brown Laura Brown, a Midlands-based NHS physiotherapist and director of Therapies Unite, received the award from Adapt, the...
  • 28 April 2014
      This online course is being run by Physiopedia and the International Spinal Cord Society, coordinated by Lisa Harvey and Joanne Glinsky of Sydney University, Australia.  It is based on the free modules developed by the International...
  • 31 March 2014
    Developing Physio at work in India The annual prize is offered by the CSP professional network Chartered Physiotherapists in International Health and Development (ADAPT). It aims to encourage members to develop materials that contribute to the...
  • 17 December 2013
    Destruction from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines Handicap International project manager Peter Skelton, a physiotherapist who previously worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, is responsible for developing the rehabilitation component of the...
  • 11 October 2013
    The Spirit Level: Professor Richard Wilkinson. Video: Kiran Acharya That was the message from Professor Richard Wilkinson, Emeritus Professor of Social Epidemiology at the University of Nottingham Medical School and co-author of award winning book The...
  • 9 October 2013
    Antony Duttine of Handicap International. Photo: Simon Forsythe A key speaker at the international allied health professions conference in Edinburgh, Antony Duttine is a technical adviser in global health with Handicap International, a 30-year-old...
  • 27 October 2011
    As a newly-signed up member of the Climate and Health Council, CSP is backing a pledge to ‘protect health through active engagement to limit the causes of human-caused climate change’. It will also ‘advocate for the establishment of a consistent and...
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