International Organization of Physical Therapists in Women's Health (IOPTWH)

WCPT Subgroup

Date of subgroup recognition: 1999

WCPT primary contact
Gill Brook
president@ioptwh.wcpt.org
President
Gill Brook
president@ioptwh.wcpt.org

Address

Burras Lynd
Burras Lane
Otley
West Yorkshire
LS21 3ET
United Kingdom

Web: www.ioptwh.wcpt.org

International Organization of Physical Therapists in Women's Health

 

New additions to the IOPTWH website

Newly published - the February 2016 IOPTWH Newsletter. Includes an article on Social Media for women’s health and pelvic physiotherapists, plus a survey of UK physiotherapists’ involvement with women who have suffered female genital mutilation, and more. Catch up with Organization’s news! NEW!.

 

Organization Officers
President
Gill Brook, UK
Secretary
Melissa Davidson, New Zealand
Vice President
Darija Šćepanović, Slovenia
Treasurer
Meena Sran, Canada
Newsletter Editor
Hana Alsobayel, Saudi Arabia
Member at large
Robyn Willcock, Australia

 

National chief delegates and delegates

Australia
Robyn Willcock (Chief Delegate)
Heather Pierce (Delegate)
Sonia Scharfbillig (Delegate)

Bermuda
Shirlene Dill (Chief Delegate)

Canada
Marie-Josee Lord (Chief Delegate)
Pat Lieblich (Delegate)
 

Chile
Sonia Roa (Chief Delegate)
Paulina Araya (Delegate)
Maria Jesus Mena (Delegate)

Croatia
Kristina Vidan (Chief Delegate)
Maja Marzic (Delegate)
Natasa Kos (Delegate)

Denmark
Ulla Due (Chief Delegate)

Finland
Liisa Malmlund (Chief Delegate)
Miia Silventoinen (Delegate)
Pirkko Metsola (Delegate)

Germany
Almut Koewing (Chief Delegate)
Ulla Henscher (Delegate)

Hong Kong
Brigitte Fung (Chief Delegate)

Ireland
Eibhlin Mulhall (Chief Delegate)
Margaret Mason (Delegate)

Israel
Netta Beyar (Chief Delegate)
Tamar Sharon-Saban (Delegate)

Kuwait
Hanaa Ahmad Al-Khamis (Chief Delegate)
Rokaya Alshatti (Delegate)
Nowall Al-Sayegh (Delegate)

Netherlands
Bernadette Berendes (Chief Delegate)
Dieuwke Botschuijver-Sellmeijer (Delegate)

New Zealand
Lisa Yates (Chief Delegate)

Nigeria
Jovita Daniel (Chief Delegate)

Norway
Merete Kolberg Tennfjord (Chief Delegate)
Ingeborg Hoff Brækken (Delegate)
Kjersti Frisø Fimreite (Delegate)

Portugal
Maria de Fatima Batista Sancho (Chief Delegate)
Isabel de Souza Guerra (Delegate)

Saudi Arabia
Hana Al Sobayel (Chief Delegate)
Rafeef Al-Juraifani (Delegate)
Abeer Al-Tamimi (Delegate)

 

Slovenia
Darija Šćepanović (Chief Delegate)
Gabrijela Starc (Delegate)
Lidija Zgur (Delegate)

South Africa
Debbie Hill (Chief Delegate)
Ruth Katzman (Delegate)
Sarah Pienaar (Delegate)

 

Sweden
Monika Fagevik Olsén (Chief Delegate)
Annelie Gutke (Delegate)
Karin Torell (Delegate)

Turkey
Turkan Akbayrak (Chief Delegate)
Serap Kaya (Delegate)

 

United Kingdom
Doreen McClurg (Chief Delegate)
Ruth Hawkes (Delegate)
Irene Pullar (Delegate)

 
United States of America
Patricia Wolfe (Chief Delegate)
Wendy Featherstone (Delegate)
Jill Boissonnault (Delegate)

 

If you are unable to get in touch with your member organization representative please contact the IOPTWH Secretary.

If you are interested in becoming a member organization or a Friend of IOPTWH, please contact the IOPTWH Secretary for information.

Company profile

Official subgroup of WCPT whose mission is to improve health care for women internationally through facilitation and promotion of best-practice women's health physical therapy