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Prof. Dr. Schirin Akhbari Ziegler

Prof. Dr. Schirin Akhbari Ziegler

Prof. Dr. Schirin Akhbari Ziegler

ZHAW School of Health Sciences
Institute of Physiotherapy
Katharina-Sulzer-Platz 9
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 69 87
schirin.akhbari-ziegler@zhaw.ch

Work at ZHAW

Position

Head of the focus on paediatic physiotherapy of the MSc in physiotherapy

Teaching

Professional development teaching

COPCA®

Education and Continuing education

Focus

Experience

  • Paediatric physiotherapist
    Self-employed
    01 / 2005 - today
  • Lecturer
    University of Applied Sciences (School of Health Sciences)
    06 / 2009 - today
  • Head of the focus on paediatic physiotherapy of the MSc in physiotherapy
    University of Applied Sciences (School of Health Sciences)
    09 / 2016 - today
  • Head of the international COPCA course
    University of Applied Sciences (School of Health Sciences)
    05 / 2019 - today
  • Head of the Certificate of Advanced Studies: Clinical expertise in paediatric physiotherapy
    University of Applied Sciences (School of Health Sciences)
    08 / 2011 - 12 / 2020
  • Head of the Master of Advanced Studies in Paediatric Physiotherapy
    University of Applied Sciences (School of Health Sciences)
    09 / 2012 - 12 / 2019
  • Physiotherapist
    Foundation RGZ, Rapperswil
    08 / 1991 - 06 / 2002
  • Head of the therapy for children
    Foundation RGZ, Rapperswil
    10 / 1993 - 06 / 2002
  • Physiotherapist
    Zurich University Hospital
    07 / 1990 - 06 / 1991

Education

  • PhD / (Implementation of COPCA, a family-centred early intervention programme in infant physiotherapy
    University of Groningeb
    10 / 2012 - 09 / 2020
  • Master of Science in Neurorehabilitation / Neurorehabilitation
    Donau-University Krems
    09 / 2007 - 03 / 2010
  • Supervisor, Coach / Supervision and Coaching
    EGIS foundation
    11 / 2001 - 05 / 2004
  • Training Therapist EVS Sensory Intergation / Sensory Intergration
    Swiss Occupational Therapy Association
    02 / 1995 - 11 / 2003
  • 1990 / Physiotherapie
    School for Physiotherapy Zurich University Hospital
    04 / 1986 - 03 / 1990

Continuing Education

  • Coach of COPCA-coaches
    Developmental Neurology, University Medical Center Groningen
    03 / 2019
  • Neuromotor Taks Training
    pluspunkt Jona
    09 / 2014
  • NDT Bobath
    Schaumburger Fortbildungsseminar
    02 / 1993

Membership of networks

Projects

Publications

Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Book parts, peer-reviewed
Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications
Oral conference contributions and abstracts