College of Allied Health Professions

CE: Oncology Rehabilitation Principles, Application, and State of Practice

Brent Braveman and Sharlynn Touhy

The Division of Physical Therapy Education is hosting a two-day continuing education conference,  Oncology Rehabilitation Principles, Application, and State of Practice, and August 7-8, 2015. This interprofessional conference will feature the expertise of two national speakers from the well-known cancer centers of MD Anderson and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital: Brent Braveman, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA and Sharlynn Touhy, PT, DPT, MBA, respectively. Details, fees, and registration.

Bone Health Study on MomsEveryday

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Laura Bilek, PT, PhD and Nancy Waltman, RN, PhD, ANP, were interviewed on MomsEveryday with Pat Persaud this morning to educate women about bone health. Visit the webpage for three short videos and lots of great information. Their collaborative Heartland Osteoporosis Prevention Study is still looking for participants! The goal of the study is to evaluate the best way to prevent bone loss in women during the first five (5) years of menopause. This study will compare recommended Calcium and Vitamin D intake to bone-preserving… Continue Reading