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Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPOINT.ORG: Welcome to the ISPO website »
ISPO is relaunching its online presence .   Over the past 12 months, we have been working tirelessly on im...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Nomination of ISPO Fellows »
ISPO International invites its member societies to submit nominations for ISPO Fellows. Fellowship of the International So...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO President joins iCREATe 2018 Advisory Committee »
Congratulations to ISPO President, Friedbert Kohler on his new appointment as member of the Advisory Committee of  th...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Launch of ISPO Wheelchair Advisory Group »
In October 2017, ISPO has launched its Wheelchair Advisory Group with 10 members. The purpose of the ISPO Wheelchair Advis...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get Support to Organize a Short Course in Your Country in 2018! »
As part of its educational activities, ISPO supports its Member Societies, accredited schools/institutions and NGOs in off...

Education
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEM2018 - Financial Support Application »
To provide some opportunities for participants from low and lower-middle income countries, ISPO is pleased to announce tha...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent ISPO Recognitions of Prosthetics and Orthotics Programmes »
ISPO congratulates the stakeholders and graduates of the following programmes that have recently received ISPO (re)-recogn...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introduction of the New Education Standards »
At the recent ISPO World Congress in Cape Town, the ISPO Standards Sub-Committee presented a symposium to introduce the la...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TrainOrthot - Third Edition of Online Course »
  Biomechanical Assessment of Foot Pathologies, Design and Manufacture of Orthotic Solutions    NO...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent ISPO Recognitions of Prosthetics and Orthotics Programmes »
ISPO congratulates the stakeholders and graduates of the following programmes that have recently renewed their ISPO recogn...

Advocacy
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
#ISPOWER to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) on 3 December 2017 »
#ISPOWER is ISPO’s call to action for improved access to Assistive Health Technology (AHT) & care to empower people wi...
Thursday, October 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Board at The Global Conference on Assistive Technology 2017 »
Members of the ISPO Executive Board, Friedbert Kohler and Edward Lemaire attended the 2 nd Global Conference on Assis...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prosthetics and Orthotics Standards »
We're pleased to announce that WHO, in partnership with the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO) and...
Saturday, June 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHO set to change P&O Service Delivery through kick off at ISPO World Congress in South Africa »
In 2015, ISPO, in partnership with WHO and with support from USAID, began the design and development of a new set of guide...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GATE Symposium »
Together with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and USAID, ISPO organised a Global Cooperation on Assistive Technology (...

World Congress
Wednesday, June 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO World Congress 2019 Announcement »
We are very pleased to announce that the ISPO 17 th  World Congress will take place in Kobe, Japan between 5-8 Octo...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful ISPO World Congress 2017 in Cape Town »
The fabulous city of Cape Town (South Africa) hosted the  ISPO 2017 World Congress  between 8-11 May, the firs...
Monday, May 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO World Congress 2017 Pictures »
Pictures of World Congress 2017 are now available  here . 

Events
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO GEM2018 - Apply for Financial Assistance »
To provide some opportunities for participants from low and lower-middle income countries, ISPO is pleased to announce tha...

POI
Sunday, October 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What the Editor is Reading »
There is a long-running debate in prosthetics and orthotics about the time required for a user to accommodate to a new ort...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
POI – A short survey for ISPO Member Societies »
ISPO International is considering dissemination of its Journal, Prosthetics and Orthotics International, in electronic for...

Member Societies
Sunday, October 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Indonesia Short Course on Cerebral Palsy Management »
ISPO Indonesia conducted a four day course that took place in Jakarta in  August 2017.   The Short Co...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gate-way to the World Symposium by ISPO Canada »
The International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (Canada) 2017 Symposium titled Gate-way to the World, was held in...
Sunday, October 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO UK Annual Meeting »
The 2017 ISPO UK NMS annual meeting was held in Clare College, Cambridge on 8 September 2017 and attracted 115 delegates...
Sunday, October 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Pakistan – Working together for better integration of PWD »
Pakistan institute of Prosthetic and Orthotic Sciences (PIPOS) in collaboration with Commonwealth Medical Trust UK and ISP...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Australia Research Grant »
AMNS ISPO offers a AUD$20,000 Research Grant for a project contributing to new evidence of the benefits of the provision o...

Partner Organisations
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transfemoral Prosthetics – the New Online Course by Human Study »
New online short course on  Transfemoral Prosthetics - Ischial Containment (IC) Technique  developed by Human St...
Friday, October 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MovAiD Paper Awarded BLESMA Prize »
MovAiD is pleased to announce that the free paper on the “Optimising plantar-pressure sensor distribution for centre-of pr...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Atlas of Spinal Orthotics »
Early in 2014 after a symposium at the American Academy of Orthotics and Prosthetics the need for a resource document on s...
Thursday, June 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Observatory of best practices in Rehabilitation in Africa »
According to its mission and desire to promote a strong and healthy rehabilitation system in Africa,  The African Fe...