Live Q and A has been postponed - new date is March 19th - 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET).

Pre-recorded content is NOW available for previewing. Please plan on doing that prior to attend the live portion as this content will NOT be shown at that time. Please prepare a few questions in preparation for the live event and submit them in advance to: learningcenter@apta.org with the subject line: "Osteoporosis Webinar Questions" - we will respond during the live session.

Course Overview

It is estimated that over 44 million people suffer from Osteoporosis in the US. That accounts for approximately 55% of people age 50 and older. In this webinar learn the nutritional basis of Osteoporosis and the best exercises treatment solutions according the latest research.

Meet our Presenter

Jennifer Darby PT, DPT, GCS, CCN, CEEAA, CPAHA Jennifer is a doctor of physical therapy, certified clinical nutritionist, a certified exercise expert for the aging adult, a board certified geriatric specialist and possesses a certification in allied health administration. She brings almost twenty years of clinical experience in the geriatric and orthopedic fields. She is the owner of Trinity Wellness in Brewster, NY and a clinical adjunct faculty member at New York Medical College and faculty at Summit Post Professional Educational Institute. Jennifer has developed various community based educational and nutritional programs for seniors. Jennifer obtained her BS in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts and her Doctorate from the University of Montana with a certification in allied health administration and her clinical nutritionist certification through the Board of Clinical Nutrition Specialists Program.

Course Code:

LMS-1014

APTACategory

Category1

cert_CA approval

CPTA2020-21

cert_Insert Up To

No

cert_No IACET

No

cert_NV credit value

PENDING

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

PENDING

cert_PA Gen hours

2

cert_Transcript stmt

No

cert_TX approval

1909019TX

Completion Instructions

Review content, attend live Q and A (optional), complete assessment with at least 70% score. Download certificate.

Course level

Intermediate

Date published

09/24/2019

Date recorded

09/25/2019

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Jennifer Darby, PT, DPT, GCS, CCN, CEEAA, CPAHA

Learning objectives

  1. Understand the importance of nutrients in the body and how they relate to Osteoporosis
  2. Be able to develop prevention strategies for patients at risk for Osteoporosis
  3. Understand what environmental influences have on Osteoporosis
  4. Be aware of the mechanisms of action of various Osteoporosis medications
  5. Be able to develop research based safe and effective Osteoporosis programs for your patients and your community.

Partner(s)

Veterans Administration (VA)

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#Lessons:
1LMS-1014_Pre-Record Osteoporosis_2019 Sep 25.mp4
2Assessment
Overview
Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.2
Credit Categories
Domains:Jen Darby, nutrition, osteoporosis
Enrollment
Price:$90.00
Available discounts:
  • Non Member
    $90.00
    (until 12/31/2030)
  • Member
    $60.00
    (until 12/31/2030)
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