2020 Physical Therapy Forum
"The Role of Nutrition in Physical Therapy,” Tiffany Lamonde, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, CSCS, OCS, Cert. SMT, Cert. DN, Nutritionist.
This year we are pleased to introduce Dr. Tiffany Lamonde, owner of Lamonde Wellness in Cumming, GA where she offers a variety of professional services including outpatient physical therapy, nutrition counseling, and personal training. Dr. Lamonde’s pursuit of clinical excellence has led her to several post-graduate credentials including fellow status with the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT) and recognition as a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS).
2019 Physical Therapy Forum
Nicole Stout, DPT, CLT-LANA, FAPTA a renowned health care researcher, consultant, educator, advocate and leader in cancer rehabilitation and lymphedema presents “Physical Activity to Prevent Cancer and Promote Wellness Among Survivors of Cancer” to attendees of the forum. Dr. Stout supports the Office of Strategic Research at the National Institutes of Health-Rehabilitation Medicine Department by leading the Cancer Rehabilitation Initiative and serves on the ACSM presidential Taskforce on Exercise Oncology.
Slide Presentation for 2019 Forum by Nicole Stout
This year’s attendees are encouraged to read the following attached articles:
Rehabilitation and Exercise Oncology Program: Translating Research into a Model of Care
A Systematic Review of Exercise Systematic Reviews in the Cancer Literature (2005-2017)
A Focused Review of Safety Considerations in Cancer Rehabilitation
American College of Sports Medicine Roundtable on Exercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors
2018 Physical Therapy Forum
Craig Wassinger, PT, PhD, Associate Professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at East Tennessee State University and a Certified Therapeutic Pain Specialist presented “Pain Neuroscience in Physical Therapy: Understanding Pain to Improve Patient Outcomes” to physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, UTC-Doctor of Physical Therapy students and Chattanooga State Community College Physical Therapist Assistant Students.
2017 Physical Therapy Forum
Dr. Shirley Sahrmann, PT, PHD, FAPTA-Professor Emeritus Washington University presented “The Human Movement System: Our Professional Identity-The Importance of Diagnosis. UTC DPT and Chattanooga State PTA programs welcomed a packed house with over 300 participants.