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Please note:

  • This programme is under development and may be changed at any time without notification
  • The opinions of the speakers are not necessarily those of the ECU
Preliminary key dates
1 November 2021 Abstract submission opens online
1 February 2022 Deadline for abstract submissions
1 February 2022 Delegate registration opens online
1 March 2022 Notifications of acceptance for on-time abstracts
15 March 2022 Deadline for early online registration fee
15 May 2022 Deadline for regular online registration fee
Friday 27 – Sun 29 May 2022 ECU 2022 Convention

Thursday May 26

17.00-20.00  Pre-registration

19.00-20.00  Welcome reception and pre-registration


Friday May 27

07.30-17.00 Registration desk open
08.30-10.00 Opening act


President’s welcome

Appropriate, Accessible, Affordable care – vision

NCA/DBRIC president’s welcome

Kahoot! quiz Rosanne Warmerdam:

Live long and prosper!

10.00-10.30 Break Exhibition Posters
10.30-12.00 All about the Lancet

Wilco Peul

Alice Kongsted Maurits van Tulder Chair: Igor Dijkers
12.00-13.30 Lunch Exhibition Posters
13.30-15.00 Lesley Haig:

Motivational Interviewing – effective communication!

Research Presentations (8)

Chair: Luc Ailliet



Philip Snell:

Dermal traction method

15.00-15.30 Break Exhibition Posters
15.30-17.00 Lesley Haig:

Repeat of Motivational Interviewing – effective communication!

Research presentations (8) Adam Toulon:

Dysautonomia and assessment

Philip Snell:

Repeat of Dermal traction method

19.00-23.00 Dutch evening – Winkel van Sinkel

Saturday May 28

08.00-17.30 Registration desk open
09.00-10.30 Peeking Over The Fence Session

Raymond Ostelo:

State of the art 2022: Spinal rehab in primary care

Peeking Over The Fence Session

Michiel Reneman:

Nociceptive pain mechanisms

Peeking Over The Fence Session

Dave Newell:

When word matters: Placebo and contextual factors

Chair: Luc Ailliet
10.30-11.00 Break Exhibition Posters
11.00-12.30 SIG Clinical TBC Iben Axén:

How to write a case study/series

Jan Hoeve:

Vestibular dysfunction in babies

Sponsor Slot TBC
12.30-14.00 Lunch Exhibition Posters
14.00-15.30 Simon Billings:

Vitamin D in chiropractic practice

Trynke Hoekstra:

How to become a master reader of science

SIG Paediatrics TBC FICS TBC
15.30-16.00 Break Exhibition Posters
16.00-17.30 TBA TBA TBA Chair: Jan Geert Wagenaar

Sunday May 29

08.30-13.30 Registration desk open
09.30-10.00 Keynote Address TBA TBA Chair: Lone Kousgaard Jørgensen
10.00-11.30 Panel discussion:

Chiropractic and Public Health

Panellists: Vas Gkolfinopoulos, Pierre Côté, EU Politician (to be confirmed), other TBC Various awards Closing speech by the ECU President
11.30-12.00 Break Exhibition Posters
12.00-13.30 Sponsor Slot TBC Ask Away!:

Sidney Rubinstein

Annemarie de Zoete

Alan Jenks

Inger Roug:

MRI Gems

Maarten Tielen:

Tips from the Tour de France

Please do take a look at our Speakers


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