Rehabilitation in Hand Surgery 2017 (före uppd.)

Rehabilitation in Hand Surgery, 15 ECTS


Advanced level studies


This course aims to enable specialised studies at an advanced level (A) and can be used towards a Masters in one of the main fields of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy. The course recognises components of health according to the conceptual model of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health – ICF (WHO) - and adopts a biopsychosocial perspective. An international faculty focuses on hand rehabilitation as an inter-professional subject area and presents current research and clinical development from an evidence-based perspective.

The course will be held on 4 separate occasions during the course of the year, a total of 20 days.


Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy or Medical Science credits equivalent to 90 credits. Specific entry requirements are applied for documented clinical experience at a hand surgery unit.


The completion of individual assignments as well as active participation.75% attendance is required in order to pass the course. In the event of absence, individual written assignments as well as mandatory assignments must be completed.

Participants who pass the course will receive a certificate for 15 ECTS. Participants who don't meet the admission requirements and who pass the course will receive a certificate for 130 hours of studies in Rehabilitation in Hand Surgery.




Registration is binding. The exchange of participants prior to course start can however be made at any time. A minimum of 30 participants is required in order for the course to start.





Course content:

Birgitta Rosén, Lund University 

Phone:+46 40-33 19 34



All other questions:

Camilla Björklund, Lund Universtiy Commissioned Education

Phone: +4646 222 71 61



The course schedule will be posted here as soon as it is final.


Course Dates 2017

23-27 January

15-19 May

11-15 September

27 November-1 December

Course Venue

Skåne University Hospital (SUS),

Malmö, Sweden

Number of participant


Closing Date for Application

1 September 2016

Cost per participant

29 000 SEK excluding VAT,
travel and accommodation



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