Dear Members, Health Professionals Working in the Prosthetic-Orthotics Field, Company Authorities and Students

We honoured and happy to invite you to the “10th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS” that will be organized in Hacettepe University Cultural Centre between 18-20 October 2018. We believe that this congress will consist of session with high specific content, innovative issues and important discussions. Besides the scientific program, with your support and contributions, it will be possible to leave traces in the minds of participants for our international congress.

The aims of the Turkish Scientific Association of Prosthetics and Orthotics, which was established in Ankara in 1998, organizing educational and scientific activities such as congress, symposium, courses; sharing scientific and technological developments with the members; to reflect these developments to patients: to provide optimal use of prosthetic and orthotics: to discuss the problems encountered, to exchange information between physician, physiotherapist, engineer, prosthetist-orthotist, orthotic rehabilitation in developed countries standard.

Many international and domestic professionals will contribute to the 10th International Congress of Prosthetics-Orthotics which we will be carried out for these purposes. The main themes of the Congress are; Prosthesis, Orthosis, Rehabilitation, Prosthetics and Orthotics Education, Current Techniques in Orthotics, Virtual Reality and Simulation Applications, Microprocessor Knee Joints, Microprocessor Hands, Osseointegration, Functional Classification in Prosthetics, Foot and Shoe, Computerized Sole Applications, Biomedical Researches, Evidence Based Practices, Wheelchair and Sitting Assemblies, Scoliosis, Gait, Suspension, Systems, Lineer Applications, Disability-Free Mobile Technologies. Panels, conferences, sessions, workshops, free papers and posters presentations containing these topics will be presented in our congress. All presentations containing these topics will be presented in our congress. All presentations will be published in the e-book that will be created on congress web page.

We will be pleased to be with you valuable participants in “10th International Congress of Prosthetics-Orthotics”. Also we aim to strengthen social association as well as scientific sharing by bringing together the rehabilitation team working in the field of prosthetics and orthotics.


Prof.Dr. Fatih ERBAHÇECİ

President of The Turkish Scientific Association of Prosthetics and Orthotics