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Healthcare Specialty Series - Introduction to the Musculoskeletal system Part 1 - The Skeletal System

This event has passed. Webinar Date: 3rd May 2021, 6:00pm - 7:30pm This webinar is part 1 of 3 of the ‘Healthcare Speciality Series’. It is highly recommended that you register/complete Part 2 and 3 after accessing this webinar.


This webinar will introduce you to the musculoskeletal system. It will discuss anatomy and physiology with a focus on the skeletal system to provide basic knowledge that can be applied to skeletal and cartilage injuries throughout the body. Common conditions and injuries will be introduced, along with relevant screening and treatment procedures.


Recorded Webinar Registration Fee:

  • $15 inc GST - General Public

  • 10% Discount for All Graduates T&I (with ID Verification. See 'How to Register').

  • FREE - Students Only (email from your valid student email address for more information)


This 90-minute webinar will cover:

  • Introduction to the musculoskeletal system – structure and function

  • Anatomy and physiology of the skeletal system

  • Common conditions of the skeletal system- bone and cartilage

    • Pathology

    • Investigations

    • Treatment

  • Common terminology


Who would this be useful for?

Interpreters with an interest in health care interpretation who would like to increase their knowledge of the musculoskeletal system.


Presented/Facilitated by:


Dr Amy Lawton (Osteopath) (BSc., MSc., GCTE)

Amy graduated from Melbourne University with a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in physiology and neuroscience before attending Victoria University where she completed a Bachelor and Master of Health Sciences in Osteopathy. Since then, she has worked in private practice in Melbourne’s north-west and undertaken additional training in areas such as dry needling therapy, chronic pain and exercise rehabilitation. As an osteopath Amy values her role in primary health care with a focus on education to help patients fulfil their values and goals. In 2016 Amy returned to Victoria University to complete her Graduate Certificate in Education and join the academic team teaching in the Osteopathy and Biomedical Sciences courses.


Fatih Karakas, MSocSc(Trans&InterpSt)

Fatih Karakas is the Trainer and Training & PD Coordinator at All Graduates. He is also a lecturer in the Translating and Interpreting Program at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University where he also completed his Masters in Translation and Interpreting. He teaches both at Vocational and Higher Education levels and has delivered training in other states across the country for RMIT University and AUSIT. He is particularly interested in teaching interpreting skills as well as ethics and professionalism with a focus on providing non-language specific training via online Learning Management Systems. Fatih is also a NAATI certified interpreter and translator (Turkish-English) specialising in legal and healthcare interpreting.  


Learning Goals: After completing ‘Part 1 - The Skeletal System’ you will gain: 

Knowledge of:

  • The musculoskeletal system including anatomy, physiology, common conditions and treatments. 

Skills to:

  • Understand and accurately interpret for patients with musculoskeletal conditions.


PD Logbook

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued after the webinar has passed and/or recording has been accessed. Participants will be eligible to 10 PD points towards recertification (Section 1.4 of NAATI Recertification PD Catalogue). Some webinars may attract PD points from multiple categories. Please choose the most appropriate category for your recertification.

The NAATI Recertification Catalogue can be downloaded via this link.



Online via GoToWebinar – any purchase includes access to the webinar recording, handout(s) and a certificate of completion.

  1. Participate in real time – submit live questions

  2. Watch on-demand – If you’ve registered but are unable to attend the live broadcast, you will be emailed a link to access the webinar recording the following day. 

  3. Purchase from our on-demand page AFTER the live broadcast. 


How to Register:

Step 1. Click on the ‘Register' Button at the top right of the event.

Step 2. Complete your Attendee details including Name, Email and other details as required.

NOTE: If you are an All Graduates Registered Interpreter or Translator, enter your unique ID into the 'All Graduates ID' for an exclusive $20 inc GST price. If you do NOT know your All Graduates ID, please contact All Graduates before completing your registration. If your ID cannot be verified, you will not be eligible for discounted rates where applicable.

Step 3. Review your Order Contact and Billing address. These are the details that will be listed on your tax invoice.

Step 4. Tick the checkbox to accept the terms and conditions.

Step 5. Review and confirm your order. Process payment via Credit Card allowing you to secure your registration(s) immediately.

Step 6. On successful payment, you will receive 2 confirmation emails: With your Tax Invoice attached (1) and Event Instructions (2).

Step 7. You will also receive a confirmation email from GotoWebinar with instructions on how to join the webinar. For the best attendee experience, we recommend you join the live webinar on a computer or laptop device (this step is only applicable for live attendees).

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