XIX National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Oeiras

XIX National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Oeiras

XIX National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The XIX National Congress of the SPMFR , in Oeiras, will be held on March 29, 30 and 31, 2019, with the central theme "MFR of Prevention of Palliation: Articulation and Integration of care".

In other words, we add, incorporate and justify the clinical-technical-scientific aspect in the context and organization of processes and flow diagrams across the various levels and the articulation/integration of health care in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation-MFR (as a speciality area medical and health care).

This Congress intends to continue to demonstrate the importance of the medical speciality in the context of Health, pathologies, functionality, activity and participation, for the different levels of care and in a real perspective of relevance in MFR of Physiatrist Physician and Multiprofessional, Inter / Multidisciplinary Teams of Rehabilitation, aiming at the primary objective of our specialty and the health area: the patient transitory or definitively with functional limitation and incapacity.

We will have in our scientific program, among others, conferences by national and international lecturers, round tables of interaction with other national and international institutions of the MFR, round tables of interdisciplinary interaction with other medical and surgical specialties, multi-professional and multidisciplinary interaction tables, oral communications , posters, clinical case communications, clinical image communications, SPMFR and other sections workshops, pre-congress courses in the area of musculoskeletal rehabilitation in the area of language and communication rehabilitation and in the field of respiratory rehabilitation, symposia, areas of innovation and various scientific awards. Associates will have a program to promote physical activity and other social activities integrated in the scientific core of this event,

As physicians of a speciality with their own characteristics and assets, we have existed since the end of the first half of the twentieth century; as Scientific Society, we are turning 70 years; We integrate the European institutions (ESPRM, UEMS-Section and Board of PRM) and global (ISPRM) representing the MFR. Through the ISPMR, we have physiatrists present in the WHO Rehabilitation agencies. Portuguese physiatrists are also present at the European Academy of MFR . Physiatrists (Portuguese) are present in other interdisciplinary medical areas.

As such, taking into account the scientific program of this Congress, the evolution of the MFR / Rehabilitation Paradigms of the XXI Century, the technical and scientific recommendations of the national and international institutions that represent us to the WHO and the full responsibility of the Physiatrists to demonstrate that the speciality of MFR and the multi-professional, interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary teams undoubtedly contribute to better and more differentiated health care (and rehabilitation),

I invite the Colleagues to participate actively in this XIX National Congress of SPMFR!

Until 29, 30 and 31 March 2019, in Oeiras !!!

Catarina Aguiar Branco 
(President of SPMFR)

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