Tuesday, July 31, 2012

COTE on “The Art & Science of Hand Splinting’’ At Manipal

Department of Occupational Therapy, MCOAHS, Manipal            

Dear all,

The Occupational Therapy Department at Manipal College of Allied Health Science cordially invites you to attend COTE on “The Art & Science of Hand Splinting’’ on 29th & 30th October 2012.
 The Department of Occupational Therapy at Manipal over the years has transformed into one of the premier occupational therapy centers in India and has been contributing immensely towards the functional rehabilitation of people with disability since 1972. The department also conducts bachelors & master of Occupational Therapy program and hand splinting course (one month).
  Our splinting unit provides state of the art facility and is one of its kinds in India. We design and fabricate 1800 to 2000 (approx) thermoplastic as well as metallic splint annually. We also design and fabricate assistive device according to patient’s requirement.

This COTE will focuses on the importance of splinting in upper extremity management. This is designed to enhance the understanding of splinting principles and hands on experience in handling different thermoplastics and metallic splints. Focus will be given on assessment and       management of various conditions with splinting and to clarify various doubts and myths.

COTE content:

·        Principles of splinting and biomechanics
·        Splinting precautions and clinical applications
·        Wearing regimen


         Tools, materials, basic splinting skill
         Design and pattern-making
         Splint making demonstration & practice

Resource person: -

Mr Shovan Saha, HOD, Dept of OT, Splinting course co-ordinator, Vice president of Indian Hand Therapy Association
Mr Sanjiv Kumar, Asst. Professor- senior scale, Dept of OT
Ms Sumedha Kamath P, Asst Lecturer, Dept of OT

Target audience:-
BOT students, interns, post graduate students and qualified therapist

Registration fee detail

Till 30th  Sep, 2012
Students (UG/PG/Interns)
Rs. 700/-
Staff /Delegates
Rs. 1000/-
After 30th Sep,2012
Students (UG/PG/Interns)
Rs. 900/-
Staff /Delegates
Rs. 1200/-

* Registration fee include breakfast, lunch & COTE kit
* If you need accommodation facilities, you may contact us in advance and we would facilitate the arrangement.  

For more information, please contact:
Mr Sanjiv Kumar,
Asst Professor (Senior scale)
Dept of Occupational Therapy,
Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences,


Department of Occupational Therapy, MCOAHS, Manipal
Registration form for
COTE on “The Art & Science of Hand splinting” on 29th & 30th October 2012

Ø Please use capital letter, write name as you would want to appear on the certificate
Name: _________________________________________   Age: ________ Gender: M/F
Designation: Student, Faculty/ Clinical therapist
Name of the institution: ___________________________________________________
Address: _______________________________________________________________
Phone: __________________ Email ID: ______________________________________

Ø  Payment to be made by demand draft drawn in favour of ‘Dean, MCOAHS’ payable at Udupi/Manipal

      Detail of payment: DD No: _________________________ Dated: ________________
      Drawn on (Bank): ________________________________ Branch: Udupi/ Manipal

    Date:                                                                   Signature

Certificate (for students only)
This is to certify that ____________________________ is a bonafide student of Occupational Therapy at ______________________________ (college/ institute)

Seal and Signature of Head of Department

Mailing address:

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