Who: For Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants and Biomedical Engineers. Presented by:Levi J. Hargrove, PhD, Director, Neural Engineering for Prosthetics and Orthotics Laboratory & Research Scientist Center for Bionic Medicine Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Central Time Zone)
Where: your computer
Why: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
— Identify 2 advantages of using powered prosthetic legs compared to passive prosthetics legs
— Identify 2 limitations in how current commercially available powered prosthetic legs operate.
— List 3 clinical challenges for using EMG to control prosthetic legs compared to arms.
Approved for 1 CCU credit in Illinois! If your state doesn’t provide reciprocity with Illinois, it should be easy to get this approved.
How: $30. Click the link above to sign up. Deadline is Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at noon.