Sargent Faculty to Present at 2014 APTA CSM Conference

BU Sargent Physical Therapy faculty will present their research at the annual Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, February 3-6, 2014.

Schedule of Events

Monday, February 3, 2014

6:30 – 8:00 pm Foundation for PT research briefing presentation by Daniel White, PT, ScD; RSVP here.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.  Neurology Section: “Taking a Step over the Edge: How to Apply Recommendations for use of Outcome Measures in Parkinson Disease” presented by Terry Ellis, PT, PhD, NCS.

11:30 a.m. Ortho Platforms- (Titian2301B) “The Effect of Knee Replacement on Participation Restriction: The MOST and OAI Studies” presented by Jessica Maxwell, PT, DPT, OSC.

1:00 – 3:00 p.m. “Mapping Environmental Features in the Environment-participation Literature of Older Adults to the ICF Framework” presented by Molly Vaughan.

6:30 p.m.  Daniel White, PT, ScD honored with the “Excellence in Research Award” at the Geriatrics Awards Reception.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

8:10 a.m. Geriatrics Section: Platform presentation by Daniel White, PT, ScD.

1-3 p.m. Poster Presentations:

  • “Do Deficits in Hip Strength and Abdominal Endurance Correlate to Shoulder Injuries in the Collegiate Throwing Athlete: A Pilot Study” presented by Lee Marinko, PT, ScD, OCS, FAAOMPT. AUTHORS: Dave Sherman, Sarah Robertson, Lee Marinko.
  • “Utilization of an Education Program Developed for Custodial Workers to Reduce the Rate and Cost of Shoulder Injuries” presented by Julie Collins; AUTHORS: Julie Collins, Kelly Pesanelli, Lee Marinko.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

1:00 pm ‐ 3:00 p.m. “Rehabilitation of a Young Adult Following Total Hip Arthroplasty 10 years after Girdlestone Procedure: a case study” presented by Lee Marinko, PT, ScD, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Cara Lewis, PT, PhD.

1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Neurology Section Poster Presentations:

  • “The Effects of an Intensive Balance Exercise Program on Near Falls, Balance and Falls Self-Efficacy in Near-Fallers with Parkinson Disease”. Crandall S, Padgett P., Hendron K, DeAngelis TR, Brown LE, Ells T.
  • “Modifiable Characteristics of Near Falls in High-Level Patients with Parkinson Disease”. Padgett P, Crandall S, Hendron K, DeAngelis TR, Brown LE, Ellis T.