This is one module in a series of modules presented by the a group of APTA sections: Academy of Acute Care Management, Cardiovascular Section and the HPA. This series is free to the profession. Please check back often as we create and add modules.

This webinar was recorded on April 25, 2020

During this webinar presenters will discuss the emerging evidence of neurologic impairments found in patients with COVID-19. This will include physiology and anatomy, neurological vital sign considerations, impact of medications, and assessment and treatment considerations when evaluating this population.

Meet our Presenters

Kim Levenhagen PT, DPT, WCC, CLT, FNAP; Academy of Acute Care, Practice Committee and Nominating CommitteeAssociate Professor, Saint Louis University Program in Physical Therapy

Sharon L. Gorman, PT, DPTSc, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical TherapyFellow, National Academies of Practice; Professor, Samuel Merritt University, Department of Physical TherapyPresident of the Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy

Akanshka Verma PT MA NCS; Supervisor of Physical Therapy on the Inpatient Rehabilitation and Acute Neurology Service, New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Sowmya Kumble PT, MPT, NCS; Clinical Resource Analyst, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Morgan Lopker PT, DPT; Senior Physical Therapist, Critical Care and Education Lead; Los Robles Regional Medical Center, Southern California; Vice-Chair of the Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy Practice Committee

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Enrollment:Prior to  12/30/2021