Free paper session

5.08 Developing the O&P workforce

Location: Moda, Business Center I, First floor


5.08.1: Regulation of the global orthotist/prosthetist workforce: what can we learn from allied health professions with international-level regulatory support? - Leigh Clarke

5.08.2: The changing demographics of the orthotist/prosthetist workforce in Australia: 2007, 2012 and 2019 - Michael Dillon

5.08.3: An exploration of the UK prosthetic and orthotic workforce - Nachiappan Chockalingam

5.08.4: Exploring national human resource profile and trends of Prosthetists/Orthotists in South Africa from 2002 to 2018 - Luphiwo Mduzana

5.08.5: Need assessment for continuous professional development of Prosthetists & Orthotists working in ICRC partner Physical Rehabilitation Centers in Pakistan - Abdul Nasir


Mariette Deist
ISPO, Pretoria, South Africa
Sisary Kheng
Exceed Worldwide, Phnom Penh, Cambodia


Leigh Clarke
The Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association, Melbourne, Australia
Michael Dillon
La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Nachiappan Chockalingam
Staffordshire University, United Kingdom
Luphiwo Mduzana
Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, South Africa
Abdul Nasir
ICRC, Islamabad, Pakistan

Event Location

Moda, Business Center I, First floor