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ISPO International is a global multidisciplinary organisation aiming to improve the quality of life for persons who may benefit from prosthetic, orthotic, mobility and assistive devices. The Society now gathers more than 3,300 members in almost 100 countries and counts 67 Member Societies.

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ISPO South Africa (SA) was created in 2008 and counts more than 120 members ranging from Prosthetists and Orthotists (P&Os) to Physiotherapists, Rehab Engineers, and podiatrists. ISPO SA undertakes numerous education and training activities in close cooperation with the South African P&O Association (SAOPA) providing local P&O professionals with a range of resources including publications, meetings, courses, etc. ISPO SA further undertakes communication and awareness raising activities raise awareness on patient needs and their need for affordable quality care.

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