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Virtual Morning Tea with the OT @ Zoom
10/11/2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Parkinson’s ACT Occupational Therapy is facilitating a virtual information session on The hidden effects of Parkinson’s – bladder and bowel function followed by a Q&A discussion to answer your questions about:
- Bladder Problems
Dr Irmina Nahon, PhD
Dr Irmina Nahon graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Sciences (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney in 1991. She has since developed a strong interest in Pelvic Floor rehabilitation and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Continence and Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy from Melbourne University (2000) and a Master of Physiotherapy from the University of South Australia (2003). In November 2011, she was awarded her PhD entitled “Assessment and Management of Male Urinary Incontinence” from the University of Sydney.
Irmina works as a pelvic floor physiotherapist in a private practice and is the Senior Lecturer, Professional Practice Convenor at the University of Canberra. She is an active member of the International Continence Society, the Continence Foundation of Australia, and the Australian Physiotherapy Association’s Continence and Women’s Health group.
Irmina is very passionate about continence promotion, as well as research into the assessment and management of incontinence. She has published more than 25 peer reviewed articles and presented at national and international continence conferences.