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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, November 26, 2014

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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Artificial Limbs with More Natural Movement Now within Reach

Providing Simple Neural Signals to Brain Implants Could Stand In for Body’s Own Feedback System In new research that brings natural movement by artificial limbs closer to reality, UC San Francisco scientists have shown that monkeys can learn simple b... Continue Reading


Rethinking the Wheelchair

Global Research Innovation and Technology (GRIT), an MIT MechE spinoff started by Tish Scolnik ’10, Mario Bollini ’09 SM ’12, Benjamin Judge ’11 MEng ’12, and Assistant Professor Amos Winter SM ’05 PhD ’11, recently launched a successful Kickstarter ... Continue Reading


Restoring Balance After Brain Injury with Virtual Reality Tech

Kessler Foundation is the recipient of a four-year grant for nearly $3 million from the Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP) Department of Defense (DOD) titled, "Improving Balance in Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Using a Low-Cost C... Continue Reading


Turkey Bowl Football Games Cause Spike In Injuries

Every year around this time, Loyola University Medical Center sports medicine surgeon Dr. Pietro Tonino sees a spike in sprains, contusions, broken bones and other injuries suffered in Thanksgiving pick-up football games. Many of these injuries are ... Continue Reading


Novel Robotic Walker Helps Patients Regain Natural Gait And Increases Productivity Of Physiotherapists

Survivors of stroke or other neurological conditions such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries and Parkinson’s disease often struggle with mobility. To regain their motor functions, these patients are required to undergo physical therapy... Continue Reading


Orthopedic Sports Medicine Specialist John P. Seaberg, MD Explains Common Causes Of Shoulder Pain At Free Community Seminar

Dr. John P. Seaberg, board-certified orthopedic sports medicine specialist at Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, presented a free community seminar on common causes of shoulder pain held on November 5, 2014 at Houston Methodist Willowbr... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

St. Scholastica

YappGuru

Retail Pharmacist
Regional Health Services of Howard County
Cresco, Iowa

Family Nurse Practitioner
Klamath Tribal Health & Family Services
Klamath Falls, Oregon

Medical Clinical Nurse
Klamath Tribal Health & Family Services
Klamath Falls, Oregon

-Assistant Professor, Nursing Faculty Psychiatric/Mental Health Emphasis) TENURE TRACK, Fall 2015
Grand Rapids Community College
Grand Rapids, MI

Physician Assistant / Family Nurse Practitioner
Community Health Centers, Inc.
Salt Lake City, UT

Senior Occupational Therapist II
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
Sleepy Hollow, New York

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