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  • Conference 2020 is CANCELLED

    24th-25th April 2020 EMCC, Nottingham
    Speakers include Alison Grimaldi, Kay Crossley, Adam Culvenor, Jo Gibson, Chris Mercer, Neil Langridge, The PPA and Celia Champion

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Our Big 5 unique benefits

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1. Get our latest marketplace information

Find out what’s happening in the world of private physiotherapy. Every month we’ll share information with you on important topics within our sector.

2. Benchmark your practice

Complete short surveys and gain your own unique report, benchmarking your practice against others working in private physiotherapy.

3. Take part in our private LinkedIn forum

Only our members have access to this safe and trusted, member-only LinkedIn forum. Discuss specific private physiotherapy issues, ask questions and exchange information with colleagues.

4. Get Data for Impact reports

Get illuminating data on treatments, outcomes and patient profiles by participating in our innovative Data for Impact programme. You can use this data for your CPD and towards our Physio First Quality Assured Practitioner kite mark. Click on "Get Data for Impact Reports" to sign up for Data for Impact.

5. Become a Quality Assured Practitioner and a Quality Assured Clinic

Our Quality Assured Practitioner and Quality Assured Clinic status gives you, your patients and the general public peace of mind. Demonstrating that you are Physio First Quality Assured Practitioners promotes trust and gives confidence.

As clinicians, our physiotherapy landscape is evolving constantly. Our annual conference, 'Brave New World' has been framed to bring you the latest research from top speakers from around the world, speaking on this theme, with a weather eye on the implications for your practice. This chimes with our mission, to champion cost effective, evidence based private practice.

Conference will again take place on Friday and Saturday. Our speaker line-up this year includes our international speakers; Kay Crossley, Alison Grimaldi and Adam Culvenor, and some great researchers and clinicians from the UK; Chris Mercer, Neil Langridge, Jo Gibson and Clair Jacobs and Leila Heelas of the Physiotherapy Pain Association.

Prices start from £185 for one day or £300 for two days during our early bird period. If you've NEVER been before, take advantage of our first timer discount by calling 01604 684 965.

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