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.
A recent news release from RehabCare reports that it is partnering with Bellarmine University of Louisville to develop a clinical residency program, designed to prep students with specialized training and leadership skills necessary to care for older, vulnerable patients.
Healthcare professionals can now access video education medical grand rounds lectures and clinical presentations about recent developments in education, patient care, and research on the Mayo Clinic’s new online medical professional video center.
The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) has granted full accreditation status to Harding University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, according to a recent news report.
In a news release issued by Seton Hall University, its School of Health and Medical Sciences (SHMS) highlights the establishment of the new Center for Interprofessional Education in Health Sciences (CIEHS) and the Institute for Advanced Study of Rehabilitation and Sports Science (IASRSS).