Final Programme with Book of Abstracts

     Updated 22.9.21

    Invited Speakers

    AgeingMatteo Cesari, Italy
    Ethics in rehabilitation research
    Henk Stam, Netherlands
    Rehabilitation of COVID-19 patients
    Stefano Negrini, Italy
    Sick-leave due to COVID-19- a report from national cohorts in Sweden
    Katharina Stibrant Sunnerhagen, Sweden


    Robot-assisted arm training after stroke: insights from the RATULS study

    Frederike van Wijck, United Kingdom

    Hermano Igo Krebs, United Kingdom

    Modern technology for assessment
    and functional independence
    Hans Rietman, Netherlands
    Virtual reality
    Helena Fordell, Sweden

    Return to work (RtW) - Germany patient
    reported outcome measures
    Susanne Weinbrenner, Germany
    Promoting recovery of movement stroke
    Nick Ward, United Kingdom
    The content and recent changes to Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility-Patient Assessment Instrument (IRF-PAI) used in the United States
    Dobrivoje S. Stokic, United States


    Research workshops:

    Research designs

    Gaj Vidmar, Slovenia

    Before writing a manuscript - Hints and tips for the researcher  

    Franco Franchignoni, Italy 
    Levent Ozçakar, Turkey
    Enhancing physical activity in people with stroke and other neurological conditions: how everyone can make a difference

    Frederike van Wijck, UK

    Dora Regoczi, United Kingdom

    From Annoyances to Fatal Flaws: What IJRR Editors Do Not Want to See in Submitted Manuscripts?

    Črt Marinček, Dobrivoje S. Stokic, Lajos Kullmann, Gaj Vidmar
    Practical/clinical workshops

    Implementing ICF and WHO-DAS in
    clinical practice

    Matilde Leonardi  
    Alberto Raggi, Italy
    Caregiver burden in disabilities

    Gulseren Akyuz, Evrim
    Karadag-Saygi, Ozge Kenis-Coskun,
    Esra Giray, Turkey


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