Check out our April 2022 Newsletter

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Posted on 15 April, 2022


ISWP is looking for an Executive Director!

  • Role: Executive Director, International Society of Wheelchair Professionals
  • Location: Flexible, with international travel
  • Salary: c$125,000 USD
  • Deadline: 9 May 2022

We particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of a disability, especially those who use wheelchairs for mobility.

Click here to apply!

Posted on 11 April, 2022


ISWP training webinar series by experts Webinar Series on Latest Evidence on Manual Wheelchair Service Provision on
April 22 and 29 at 14:00 pm GMT

ISWP’s Integration Subcommittee with a group of subject matter experts reviewed the current version of the World Health Organization (WHO) Wheelchair Service Training Package (WSTP) – Basic Level (released in 2008), based on new literature in the subject.  We invite all clinicians, technicians, students (including students in training) and community workers who are partly or fully involved in the wheelchair service provision to participate in our free webinar series to learn about all the changes proposed by the experts. Click here to register for the webinar series!

Posted on 18 March, 2022


ISWP training webinar series by experts

Inviting all clinicians, technicians, students and community workers who are partly or fully involved in the wheelchair service provision to join us for a free webinar on Wednesday, April 20th at 11:00 am EDST/ 15:00 pm GMT.
Ben Mortenson, PhD, Associate Professor at the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Canada and Mike Prescott, PhD, postdoctoral research fellow, University of British Columbia, Canada will be presenting on the topic, “Adding navigation skills to the community mobility training of wheelchair users.”.
Click here to RSVP for the April 20th webinar!

Posted on 8 March, 2022


Check out our February 2022 Newsletter

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Posted on 28 February, 2022


International Society of Wheelchair Professionals Names Founding Board and seeks Executive Director!

After five years of operation under the auspices of the University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA), the International Society of Wheelchair Professionals (ISWP) recently named a Founding Board to establish itself as a separate organization outside of the university.  Click here to read more.

Posted on 22 March, 2021