New and Noteworthy
The ANPT Balance and Falls SIG Officers look forward to seeing you at CSM 2017 in San Antonio! We will be hosting a table at the Myelin Melter on Friday, February 17, 2017, 6:30pm to 9:00pm at The Grand Hyatt San Antonio Lone Star Salon E. Our SIG Business Meeting and continental breakfast will take place on Saturday, February 18, 2017, 6:45am to 7:45am. (The specific rooms will be in the program).
Here is a link to the Section meetings at CSM 2017(sorted by Section):
Blasts from the Past
Rehabilitation measures database (www.rehabmeasures.org) was developed to help clinicians and researchers to identify reliable and valide instruments used to assess patient outcomes. Excellent resource for clinicians and researchers.
Fall 2013 Journal Club suggestion: Evidence-based exercise prescription for balance and falls prevention: a current review of the literature. The author, Dr. Shubert, has presented her research at our BF SIG educational session at CSM. She holds appointments as a research scientist at both the UNC Institute on Aging and the UNC Center for Aging and Health, and is an adjunct professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Division of Physical Therapy.
BF SIG Newsletter Fall 2013 (1)
Balance & Falls CE Courses