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Wednesday, February 27, 2019, from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm


Getting Around Town: Securing You and Your Chair


Presented by Elisa Smith, PT, DPT, NCS; Holly Wakefield, PT, DPT, NCS; Susan Collins, CTRS/R; and Julie Grant, OTR/L.

Whether you travel by car, van, or bus, you want to get around town safely. What is the best way to do this? Stay in your chair, or transfer to a seat? In this forum, two PTs, an OT and a Recreation Therapist will present the most current information about the best, safest way to transport yourself and your wheelchair depending on what mode of ground transportation you are using, They will focus on being a passenger and will not be covering adaptive driving. Continuing Education Credits will be available for PTs and OTs: 1.5 contact hours. Certificates will be provided.


Hospital Cafeteria (Plaza Cafe) Conference Rooms
University of Washington Medical Center
1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195
[Click here for directions and parking information.]

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