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Physical Therapist Conferences, Events, and Education

Physical Therapist Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

APTANJ 2014 Fall Conference
04/26/2014 - 04/26/2014
American Physical Therapy Association of New Jersey

2014 Hands, Shoulders, Knees & Elbows - The Dream Conference
06/10/2014 - 06/13/2014
DMGCME

APTA 2013 NEXT Conference & Exposition
06/11/2014 - 06/14/2014
American Physical Therapy Association

2014 Fall Conference
08/22/2014 - 08/23/2014
Alabama Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association

38th Annual UC Davis Fingers to the Toes: A Comprehensive Review of Primary Care Orthopaedics
09/19/2014 - 09/24/2014
UC Davis Health System, Office of CME, and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Related Terms:
orthopedic , orthopaedic , rehabilitation , physical therapy

Saturday, April 19, 2014

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

Speech, Language & Swallowing Deficits in a Long-Term Acute Care Setting Q&A with Leigh Anne Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

Leigh Ann Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, received her undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and her master's degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. She is a board certified specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders and works at Promise Hospital (www.promise-batonrouge.com... Continue Reading



Latest News

UBM Medica US: Rheumatology Network Features Coverage Of American College Of Rheumatology Pediatric Rheumatology Symposium

UBM Medica US announced that Rheumatology Network, a leading online community for rheumatologists, presented news about treatment of childhood joint diseases from exclusive coverage of the American College of Rheumatology pediatric rheumatology sympo... Continue Reading


Study Shows Myofascial Roller Massage Reduces Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness

A recently published study in The International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy demonstrated the effectiveness of an inexpensive, easy-to-use massage tool on reducing hamstring muscle soreness after high intensity exercise. The study, conducted at... Continue Reading


Nationwide Event: Safely Dispose Unused Medications on April 26, 2014

Americans spend nearly $1,100 per person on prescription and over-the-counter medications every year, and much of it is left in cabinets, drawers, or forgotten. “Unused medication should not be left sitting around the house for several reasons,”... Continue Reading


Obesity Can Amplify Bone And Muscle Loss

Florida State University researchers have identified a new syndrome called “osteosarcopenic obesity” that links the deterioration of bone density and muscle mass with obesity. “It used to be the thinking that the heavier you were the better yo... Continue Reading


97% Of Medicare Advantage Plans Offer Broader Coverage Than Original Medicare

Given the health reform debate over elevated Medicare Advantage reimbursement rates, HealthPocket investigated the prevalence of extra insurance benefits provided by Medicare Advantage plans. These insurance benefits are not covered by original Medic... Continue Reading


Study: Young Patients At Increased Risk Of Graft Rupture, Contralateral injury after ACL repair

Patients less than 20 years old are at a higher risk for graft rupture and contralateral ACL injury hollowing ACL reconstruction, according to recently published data. Kate E. Webster, PhD, and colleagues at La Trobe University in Australia studied 5... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

Home Care Physical Therapist
Upper Perk & New Hope Physical Therapy & Sports Rehab
Philadelphia suburbs (Pennsburg), Pennsylvania

COTA or OTR/Hand Therapist
Institute For Hand & Upper Extremity Rehabilitation
Doylestown, Pennsylvania

FULL TIME, Occupational Therapist
Mountain View Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre
New Paltz, New York

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
Renfrew Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Nurse Practitioners
Jersey Rehab PA - Belleville
New York

Nurse Practitioners
Jersey Rehab PA - Belleville
New Jersey

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