CCU Alert! Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules

Who: Physical Therapists What: Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules When: Whenever you want! Where: at your house, on your couch, in your pajamas if you want! Or wherever. Why: “This course provides an introduction and overview of the wheelchair assessment process. It includes a description of wheelchair users, characteristics of appropriate and inappropriate wheelchairs, … Continue reading CCU Alert! Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Online Modules

CCU Alert! 2019 Barrow Spinal Cord Injury Symposium

Who: Nursing and allied health professionals who treat persons with spinal cord injury What: 2019 Barrow Spinal Cord Injury Symposium When: February 8, 2019 Where: Barrow Neurological Institute Phoenix Arizona Why: “Upon completion of the symposium, the participant will be able to: Describe the importance of understanding imaging as it relates to spinal cord disease. … Continue reading CCU Alert! 2019 Barrow Spinal Cord Injury Symposium

CCU Alert! American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2019

Who: Any and all health professionals who work with people who have had strokes What: American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2019 When: February 5-8th, 2019 Where: Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii Why: “The International Stroke Conference is the world’s premier meeting dedicated to the science and treatment of cerebrovascular disease.” See website for further “why’s.” … Continue reading CCU Alert! American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2019

CCU Alert! CSM 2019

Who: PTs, PTAs What: Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) 2019 When: January 23-26, 2019 Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC Why: “Join over 12,000 innovative and dedicated professionals in downtown Washington, DC, for the largest physical therapy conference in the country. With programming designed by all 18 of APTA’s specialty sections, you will want … Continue reading CCU Alert! CSM 2019

CCU Alert! Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity

Who: Medical professionals of all sorts! What: The Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity When: November 19-20, 2018 Where: Best Western PLUS in Stratford, Ontario, Canada Why: “Workshop Description ​This workshop, based on the best-selling books The Brain that Changes Itself and The Brain’s Way of Healing, draws on revolutionary research and extraordinary advances in the field … Continue reading CCU Alert! Clinical Applications of Neuroplasticity

CCU Alert! A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability

Who: PTs, OTs What: A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability When: November 10-11, 2018 Where: University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, Kansas Why: “In this course participants will learn to: — Distinguish between idiopathic PD and other causes of Parkinsonism in the examination … Continue reading CCU Alert! A Comprehensive Approach to the Evidence-Based Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson Disease across the Continuum of Disability

CCU Alert: Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare

Who: Medical Clinicians including: physicians, physician leaders, nurse executives, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, PAs, allied health professionals (PTs, OTs, SLPs), mental health professionals; Other professionals in: administration, human resources, operations, patient services, quality and safety, research What: Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare When: November 15-17, 2018 Where: Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, … Continue reading CCU Alert: Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare