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Physical Therapist Conferences, Events, and Education

Physical Therapist Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

The Philadelphia Meeting – Surgery and Rehabilitation of the Hand: with Emphasis on Trauma
03/07/2015 - 03/10/2015
Hand Rehabilitation Foundation, Jefferson Health System & Moss Rehab

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Related Terms:
orthopedic , orthopaedic , rehabilitation , physical therapy

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Feature Story
Cover of NEWS-Line for Physical Therapists & PT Assistants

Q&A with Emil Dovan of Alatheia Prosthetics - Customizing Function, Fit and Aesthetics in Prosthetics

Emil Dovan works for Alatheia Prosthetics fabricating and fitting functional, aesthetic prosthetics for amputees. He works closely with patients and rehabilitation providers to not only educate them on prosthetic options but also to ensure the proper physical and emotional function of his clients. He holds a BS in Health & Physical Education, in 1975 from The College of New Jersey. Q: What motiva... Continue Reading



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Experts Recommend Intermediate Physical Activity Goals, Especially For Older Adults

The recommendation that adults should get 150 minutes of moderate exercise per week may be too ambitious for many middle-aged and older adults. That’s one key recommendation from physical activity and health experts in the United States and Australia... Continue Reading


AMSSM Position Statement On Interventional Ultrasound In Sports Medicine And New Curriculum Published

AMSSM is pleased to announce the release of the AMSSM Position Statement on Interventional Ultrasound in Sports Medicine and the AMSSM Recommended Sports Ultrasound Curriculum for Sports Medicine Fellowships. Ultrasound, also known as sonography, is... Continue Reading


Region’s First Camp For Stroke Survivors And Caregivers At UC San Diego

On Jan. 23-25, more than 15 stroke survivors and their caregivers will go on a mini-vacation in La Jolla, CA, as part of a therapeutic retreat for those whose lives have been affected – sometimes turned upside down – by stroke. The 50s-themed stroke ... Continue Reading


Newer Foam Rollers Benefit Muscles, Not Hair

Everyone knows you are supposed to stretch before engaging in exercise to limber up. But what if stretching hurts? “Think of your muscles as shoelaces,” advises Mike Ross, exercise physiologist, Gottlieb Center for Fitness. “If you have a knot in yo... Continue Reading


Fine Motor Skills For Robotic Hands

Tying shoelaces, stirring coffee, writing letters, playing the piano. From the usual daily routine to demanding activities: Our hands are used more frequently than any other body part. Through our highly developed fine motor skills, we are able to pe... Continue Reading


The Medical Minute: Seniors Often Keep Falls A Secret

Maintaining an independent lifestyle is so important for some people as they age that they keep it a secret that they've experienced a fall. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that millions of adults 65 and older suffer from fall... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

DMG Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts

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AAPA

ASHA

St. Scholastica

YappGuru

Palliative Registered Nurse
Home Therapy of Austin
Austin, TX

Camp Nurse
Emagination Computer Camps
Newton (Boston College), MA

Camp Health Supervisor
Emagination Computer Camps
Lake Forest, IL

Nurse Practitioner Wanted!!!
Absolut Care of Aurora Park
East Aurora, New York

Director of Medical Services
Sertoma Center Inc
Knoxville, TN

Camp Nurse
Emagination Computer Camps
Newton (Boston College), MA

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