College of Allied Health Professions

PT hosts successful CE conference on oncology

Brent Braveman, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, and Betsy Becker, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA, and Sharlynn Touhy, PT, DPT, MBA

In August, the Division of Physical Therapy Education hosted 58 alumni, clinical instructors, and like-minded rehab professionals for a continuing education conference: Oncology Rehabilitation Principles, Application, and State of Practice. This interprofessional conference featured 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…. Continue Reading

CAHP represented at NIH NINR 30-yr Anniversary Scientific Symposium

Patricia Hageman with collaborator Christine Eisenhauer, PhD from the College of Nursing

Patricia Hageman, PhD, represented CAHP as first author and last author, respectively, on two poster presentations, accepted through a highly competitive process for dissemination at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) Symposium on Advancing Science, Improving Lives. The symposium was held October 13th, 2015 in Bethesda, MD. Since 1997, Patricia has provided expertise about physical activity and function in… Continue Reading

Jones and Patient Safety team present at AHRQ conference

Victoria Kennel, Katherine Jones, PhD, and Anne Skinner with their poster

Katherine Jones, PT, PhD; Anne Skinner, RHIA, MS; and Victoria Kennel, MA, presented results from their 3-year patient safety project at the 2015 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Research Conference in Crystal City, VA on October 6, 2015. The title of their poster presentation was, ‚ÄúProducing Evidence to Make Healthcare Safer: Implementation and Evaluation of Multiteam Systems to Decrease Fall Risk in Critical… Continue Reading