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Uvana Sewpersadh

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Uvana Sewpersadh

 

Telephone

+2731 2608376

Email

sewpersadhu@ukzn.ac.za

Campus

Westville

Research Interests

Evidence based practice, Chronic Pain, Occupation, Functional Capacity Evaluation, Research Methodology

Designation

Manager: Centre for Occupational Performance and Research (COPAR)

Biosketch

Ms. Uvana Sewpersadh earned her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy degree from the University of Durban Westville in 2001. She received her Post Graduate Diploma in Hand Rehab in 2003 and a Masters in Business Administration degree in 2010 from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal. In 2013 she joined the doctoral program in Occupational Therapy at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal under the supervision of Prof Robin Joubert. Her dissertation is focused on developing an occupational therapy clinical practice guideline for the treatment of substance use disorders in South Africa. Ms. Sewpersadh has been the recipient of the NRF Innovation Scholarship for 2013 and 2014.

Certifications

  • Certified Progressive Goal Attainment Programme  Provider (PGAP)
  • Joule FCE Provider
  • Certified Proficient in the AMA Guides 6th ed. (CAMAG)
  • Certified Ergoscience FCE Provider

Memberships

  • Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
  • Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa (OTASA)
  • Medical Protection Society(MPS)
  • Institute for Private Practitioners (INSTOPP)
  • South African Institute of Sensory Integration (SAISI)
  • South Africa Pain Association (Pain SA)
  • South African Medico Legal Society (SAMLS)

 

 


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