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Grants awarded to 3 user groups

We are delighted to announce that PORT-ER has awarded 3 grants in our 2017 Grant round with the theme of “User engagement and participation in prosthetics and orthotics developments”. This year the grant round offered “mustard seed” micro grants ranging from £25 to £250 to encourage … Continue reading

Recruitment for volunteers for study – talking about limb loss

Study title: Talking about limb loss – Development of patient information resources based on “real life” experiences. Recruitment for volunteers: Would you be interested in taking part in an interview to discuss your experience of limb loss and prosthesis use? We … Continue reading

See all the talks on video from our prosthetics and orthotics information day on 3 December 2016

Patient information day – prosthetics and orthotics. Building Confidence: Comfort, function and appearance. Saturday 3 December 2016 A one day event on 3 December 2016 . The event was held on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. We filmed … Continue reading

Announcement of grant round 2017: User engagement and participation in prosthetics and orthotics developments.

PORT-ER grants 2017 Grant Theme: User engagement and participation in prosthetics and orthotics developments. Closing Deadline 5pm GMT 28 February 2017. Micro grants £25 – £250. Professionals and organisations: Our 2017 grant round is about encouraging professionals, services and designers … Continue reading