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Evolution of Physical Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease: Where Are We Now? Terry Ellis, Ph.D., P.T., N.C.S. 90 minutes
Parkinson’s Disease: Review of the Diagnosis and Treatment Options Tanya Simuni, M.D.
Implications for Physical Therapy in Parkinson's: Tying Together Symptoms and Rehabilitation Heather Cianci, P.T., M.S., G.C.S. 45 minutes
Standardized Outcome Measures: Which to Choose?Terry Ellis, P.T., Ph.D., N.C.S.
Exercise and Brain Change in Parkinson's Disease: Implications for Patient Management Across Disease Continuum Becky Farley, Ph.D., M.S., P.T. 30 minutes
Physical Therapy Examination and Treatment Across the Continuum of Care: What Have We Learned from High Intensity Exercise and Forced Exercise Studies? Jay Alberts, Ph.D.
Therapeutic Exercise Approaches Heather Cianci, P.T., M.S., G.C.S.
Gait/Balance Deficits and Transfer Difficulties in Parkinson's: Cues to Facilitate MovementMaria Walde-Douglas, P.T. 30 minutes
Balance and Falls: Effective Interventions and Assistive Devices Lee Dibble, P.T., Ph.D., A.T.C. 30 minutes
The Interdisciplinary Team in the Management of Parkinson’s Rosemary Wichmann, P.T. 30 minutes
Physical Therapy Management of People with Parkinson’s in Today’s Healthcare Environment Facilitated by: Rosemary Wichmann, P.T. Panelists: Becky Farley, Ph.D., M.S., P.T., Maria Walde-Douglas, P.T., Alicia Esposito, P.T., D.P.T., N.C.S., and Chad Johnson, P.T., D.P.T 30 minutes
Community Resources for Physical Therapists and People with Parkinson's Disease Facilitated by: Rosemary Wichmann, P.T. Panelists: Becky Farley, Ph.D., M.S., P.T., Maria Walde-Douglas, P.T., Alicia Esposito, P.T., D.P.T., N.C.S., and Chad Johnson, P.T., D.P.T