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November Meeting

Date: Wednesday November 12, 2014

Topic:  Spasticity Management and the Use Of Botox: When Should I Refer A Patient?

Speaker: Dr. Jennifer M. Brown, PT, GCS
                Founder Dynamic Home Therapy

Description: This course will discuss the use of botox/phenol injections for the use of spasticity management as related to function and describe an algorithm for physical therapy assessment and treatment in spasticity management.  Discussion of sample documentation and education given to the patient and caregiver during therapy as related to their ongoing plan of care will be facilitated through the use of a patient case study.

About the Speaker:  Jennifer grew up locally and received her Master's degree in Physical Therapy from Springfield College in 1996 and her transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 2009. Jen was awarded her Geriatric Clinical Specialist certification in 2009. Her area of expertise is adolescent and geriatric care with the neurologically impaired population and client resources for "aging in place." She was also awarded her certification in LSVT BIG for Parkinson's in 2011 and training of the balance based weighted vest for the neurological population in 2012. Jennifer worked for Main Line Health for 15 years and founded Dynamic Home Therapy in 2011. She serves as an adjunct faculty member at Drexel University and provides education to many local organizations including the Parkinson's Foundation, MS Society and Muscular Dystrophy Association.



Time:  6:30-8:00PM
  
Location:
     Main Line Health Center
         3855 West Chester Pike
         Conference Rm C
         Newtown Square, PA 19073




January Meeting

 Date: Wednesday January 14, 2015

Time:  6:30-8:00PM
  
Location:
     TBA


February Event


Young Speakers Forum


Date: February 2015

 


SED Mini Combined Sections Meeting

Date: March 21, 2015

Save The Date!

Location:
 Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA


May Meeting

Date: Wednesday May 13, 2015

Time:  6:30-8:00PM
  
Location:
     TBA

 






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