SSM Rehabilitation Network is hosting the 2nd Annual Limb Loss Awwareness Open House with special guest speaker Christina Stephens- The “Amputee OT.”
The event will be held Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Kirkwood Day Institute,
1001 S. Kirkwood Rd. Suite 150
Kirkwood, MO 63122
Please RSVP to:
Kristin Crayton at firstname.lastname@example.org
Stephanie Bardgett at email@example.com
Pradip Ghosh, PhD, Professor of Physical Therapy at Maryville University will present “What can we do to manage patietns with Parkinson’s disease?”
Date: Thursday, August, 28, 2014
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: The Center of Clayton
50 Gay Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105
Register ONLINE HERE, or contact Debbie at 314-993-1900 or DDavis@MissouriCures.org
The following research abstracts were accepted to the national conference; 2012 Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association to be presented in Chicago, IL in February.
Oral Platform Presentations:
||Comparison of two pulse oximeter technologies in patients ambulating with a wheeled walker in the acute care setting: a pilot study
Ann Fick PT, DPT, MS, CCS; Stacey Schutte SPT; Alyssa Toalson SPT; Adam Bridwell SPT; Kathryn Siemen SPT; Joel Dougherty SPT; Jesse Moore PT, DPT; Ryan Duncan MPT
||The effect of muscle energy targeting the sacroiliac joint on low back pain in adolescents who referred to physical therapy after a neurosurgical evaluation
Sandy Ross PT, DPT, MHS, PCS; Ashley Pratt SPT; Katelyn Wiles SPT; Callie Freeman SPT; Katie Rupp SPT; Nicholas Hentis SPT; Jeffrey Leonard MD; Joan Puglisi PT, PCS
||The effects of an educational game on retention of the spinal tracts and the enjoyment of learning in physical therapy students: a mixed methods pilot study
Joni Barry PT, DPT, NCS; Riane Hargraves SPT; Stacy Straub SPT; Jessica Landon SPT; Patti Naylor PT, MS
||Inter-rater and Intra-rater reliability of sagittal plane hip, knee, and ankle kinematics using the GAITRite walkway and Logitech video camera: a pilot study
Sandy Ross PT, DPT, MHS, PCS; Clinton Rice SPT; Kristyn VonBehren SPT; April Meyer SPT; Rachel Alexander SPT; Scott Murfin SPT
The 6th year DPT students, along with PT faculty, participated in PT Lobby Day in Jefferson City, Missouri.
The PT Club co-hosted Way Out Wednesday on October13.
Activities for the booth included: Fitness challenges – Who can do the most sit ups, push ups, etc. – Who can jump rope/hula hoop the longest – Handouts with questions about health and fitness were available for all who visited the table.
Riane Hargraves, Adam Bridwell,
Callie Freeman, Alyssa Toalson
Tara Johnson, Kara Bland,
Megan Venneman, Andrea Kountzman