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    CPU Accredited Symposium

    17 & 18 September 2009

    Presented by the

    Occupational Therapy Department

    University of Pretoria

    Sanlam Auditorium

    Hatfield Campus

Links to Enablement - Preliminary Programme

    17 September 2009

7:45 8:30 Registration and refreshments

8:30 9.00 Opening and Welcome:

    Prof. Annél van Aswegen

    Director: Human Resources

    University of Pretoria

    Orientation to session 1 and introduction of speaker: Chairperson

    Session 1: Enablement through Knowledge

    Chairperson: Prof Margot Graham

    Head: Department of Occupational Therapy

    University of Pretoria

    9.00 - 9:45 Where do I start key websites for sourcing Me Caroline Rule

    information Rolling Inspiration journalist, Rolling

    Rehab manager and private

    practitioner specialising in driving


    9:45 10:00 Questions and discussion

10:00 10:30 Refreshments

    Session 2: Enablement through Technology

    Chairperson: Me Yvonne Raganya

    Occupational Therapy Lecturer:

    University of Pretoria

    10:30 11:20 Adaptive driving technology and guidelines for Me Caroline Rule

    licensing, rebates and training

    11:30 12:10 Wheelchair power latest innovations in the world Me Caroline Rule

    of wheels.

    12:10 12:30 Questions and discussion

12:30 13:30 Lunch

    Session 3: Enablement through Legislation

    Chairperson: Me Rulaine Smith

    Occupational Therapy Lecturer

    University of Pretoria

    13:30 14:15 South African tax implications for people with Mr Martin Buys

    disabilities Finance Manager - ESKOM 14:15 14:45 South African labour law counteracting incapacity Me Sagwati Sebapu Private

    and disability practitioner and occupational

    therapy lecturer - UP 14:45 15.00 Refreshments

    15:00 15:45 Equity and equality promoting work place diversity Me Tania Buys - Private

    practitioner and occupational

    therapy lecturer - UP 15:45 16:00 Questions and discussion

    Links to Enablement

    18 September 2009

7:45 8:30 Registration and refreshments

    Session 1: Enablement through Living: Cover stories of extraordinary people

    Chairperson: Me Tania Buys

    Lecturer: Dept of Occupational Therapy

    University of Pretoria

    8:15 - 9:00 28 Years of opportunities in the Public Service Me Pieta Compaan Nature

    Problems and solutions conservation scientist GDACE