June 11, 2019Room name 「Sappire」, South Wing B1F, Portopia Hotel, Kobe, Japan

Neuro-Orthopedics Outcomes

Speaker: Paul Winston

At the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Create an international working group to outline key outcome measures that can be used to standardize research outcomes.
  • Create a guide to motor nerve blocks with consensus approval.
  • Produce an evidenced-based review of motor nerve blocks.
  • Create a curriculum for global education of neuro-orthopedics

Dr. Paul Winston MD FRCPC

CANOSC Co-Founder, Dr. Paul Winston is the President of the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Medical Director of Rehabilitation and Transitions for Island Health and Medical Lead of Rehabilitation Medicine at Victoria General Hospital. He is a clinical assistant professor with the University of British Columbia and the Island Medical Program.  Dr. Winston obtained his BSc. in Human Biology at the University of Toronto and his Medical Degree from the University of Western Ontario. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at U of T and obtained his EMG exam diploma from the Canadian Neurological Sciences Foundation.  Dr. Winston practices a wide physiatry practice, with both hospital based in-patient and out-patient neurorehabilitation medicine with a focus on spinal cord Injury, brain injury and spasticity management.  He is Victoria based, but work at the UBC Multiple Sclerosis clinic and New West Rehab.