Suzanne Caragianis and the SA Hand Therapy team regularly speak at workshops and conferences. If you would like Suzanne or other members of the SA Hand Therapy team to speak at your event, please enter your details in our contact form or call us on (08) 8277 9667.
19th May 2018
Address: Tennyson Centre, 520 South Rd, Kurralta Park, SA 5037
Suzanne Caragianis Presenting: Elbow, Wrist, Hand & Fingers from an OT Perspective
Suzanne spoke at the 2018 Sports Medicine in General Practice Conference on Saturday 19th May. She spoke about the importance of managing acute hand injuries early and correctly to avoid delayed recovery or instability or permanent loss of movement if not managed correctly. She also spoke about custom making thermoplastic splints for patients with tendon and ligament injuries to the hand and hand fractures.
11th August 2018
Address: Novotel Barossa Valley Resort, 42 Pioneer Avenue, Rowland Flat, SA 5352
Suzanne Caragianis Presenting: Work related upper limb disorders & risk factors in Dental Hygienists
Suzanne was invited to speak at the Dental Hygienists Association of Australia conference on 11th August 2018 in the Barossa. She spoke for 1 hour on Upper limb injuries and risk factors and management for dental hygienists. The talk was well received with many of the participants practising their nerve gliding manoeuvres at dinner in the evening to the amusement of many. Given the physical demands and repetitive nature of their work prevention and early intervention is essential.