Georgia State University reports it has received Board of Regents approval to offer the Master of Occupational Therapy degree, the entry-level degree required for occupational therapy.
A 1-day seminar is being offered to help raise awareness about specialty products available to help people who are challenged with gait, balance, vision, hearing, and a variety of other deficits.
A November 20 webinar featuring the APTA director of quality will address important details about the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) that can help clinics avoid a potential 2.0% reduction in Medicare reimbursement.
“The Use of Hydrotherapy for Gait Re-Education” is a webinar scheduled for 11 am (EST) November 18 that features Kerry Glendon, MSc BSc(Hons), mCSP, mMACP, mACPSEM, mAACP, as speaker. The event is sponsored by Middletown, Pa-headquartered Hydroworx.
The California State University Institute for Palliative Care has created an online course to promote the ability of healthcare professionals to provide culturally competent palliative care for Latino patients.
Southern California area residents have the opportunity to attend a free community education seminar presented by Pomona, Calif-based Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation Wednesday, Nov. 12 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m. at its Pomona Campus. The program is titled Managing Low Back Pain Due to Lumbar Spinal Stenosis.
During the recent American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) annual conference in San Antonio, three graduates of the University of St Augustine for Health Sciences (USA) Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship Program were recognized as fellows of the AAOMPT.
Jeremy Wells, JD, has been named by the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USA) as its vice president of student administration for three campuses in San Marcos, Calif, St. Augustine, Fla, and Austin, Texas.
During the summer of 2014, a group of 20 entry-level DPT students from MGH Institute of Health Professions had the opportunity to engage in a new “adapting” therapy education class, focused on teaching the next generation of therapists how they can integrate adaptive sports into their “therapy tool box.”
Touro College School of Health Sciences (SHS) recently hosted its commencement ceremony September 9, which saw students receive degrees in programs that ranged from physical therapy, to occupational therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy assistant, and speech and language pathology.