Speaking Engagements

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.

2018 Speaking Engagements

19th May 2018

2018 Sports Medicine in General Practice Conference

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

Dental Hygienists Association of Australia Conference

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.


Yearly Speaking Engagements

2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015

"We’ve helped set up hand care clinics in Bhutan, provided specialist equipment and trained local staff."