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Webinar: The Oncology Patient: Increasing Awareness of Falls Prevention and Advocacy Opportunities
Presented by: Brett MacLennan, DPT, OCS from Wingate University via Zoom
Description: While the physical therapy profession’s role and knowledge in managing oncology patients has grown often times this knowledge base is limited to therapists who specialize in treating the oncology population; with the general practitioner not being confident in the common rehabilitation needs of this population. This educational session will provide information on common rehabilitation concerns with a specific focus on balance and fall prevention in the oncology patient, while also discussing advocacy opportunities within the profession for oncology patients.
Objectives: Upon completion of the PT or PTA will:
Date and Time: Tuesday Sept. 10 evening 6:30 to 8 p.m.
NCPTA Approved for CEU 1.5 Contact hours free but must pre-register by Friday Sept. 6, no exceptions.
To Pre-Register: Please send an email to email@example.com with: Name, Title, License Number and APTA number. If not an APTA member, please note how you learned about the webinar.
To receive CEU certificate, participants must complete a course evaluation via email, no later than Friday Sept.20, 2019.
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