ADAPT Conference 2022 – Resources Supporting Physiotherapists in Low Resourced Settings


9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join us at ADAPT as we host our 3rd virtual Global Conference for Physiotherapists and Healthcare Practitioners with an interest in Global Health.

Conference Speakers 


Eric Weerts, Rehabilitation Specialist, Humanity and Inclusion. Rehabilitation Resources developed by HI for LMIC

ReLAB-HS International education and training toolkit:
Rachael Lowe
, Founder & President, Physiopedia, ReLAB-HS,
Olha Kovalchuk, Education and Workforce Development Specialist Consultancy for Learning, Acting and Building for Rehabilitation Systems (ReLAB-HS) in Ukraine, and
Neelum Zehra, Vice President Finance of the Pakistan Occupational Therapy Association, WHO and the Center of Health and Innovation

Leslie Angama – Mueller & Lucia Bernhard, Physical Rehabilitation Specialist for ICRC. Rehabilitation Resources developed by the International Committee for the Red Cross_

Huib Cornielje, Founding Director, Enablement &
Editor-in-Chief, DCID Journal & Zelalem Demeke, RMNH Senior Program Manager, Ethiopia. Community Based Rehabilitation Resources for Low Resourced Settings

Emma Tubbett, WHO Global AT Specialist. World Health Organisation: Emergency Wheelchair Provision – I will give an overview of WHO’s recently launched Training in Assistive Products (TAP), which includes modules on assistive products for mobility and self-care.

Lesley Gillon, ADAPT Ex-Chair & Global Rehabilitator. Accessing The Global Rehabilitator’s ‘Working Abroad Document.

A Zoom access link will be shared closer to the time.