What's New: Future Therapies in Stroke Rehabilitation
Description: This on-demand webinar will assess the state of the art for novel therapies that are yet to be established as standard of care in stroke rehabilitation. This will include neuromodulation technology, robotics, virtual reality and brain machine interface.
Instructor: Richard L. Harvey, MD, Medical Director, Stroke Rehabilitation, Wesley & Suzanne Dixon Stroke Chair, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago; Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Nurses
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Describe the theory behind the use of non-invasive and invasive brain stimulation
- List the types of robotics that can be used in stroke rehabilitation, their advantages and disadvantages
- Discuss how virtual reality can be incorporated into clinic stroke rehabilitation
- Assess the current limitations of brain machine interface for stroke
Successful Completion: After viewing the 1 hour pre-recorded webinar, you will complete a course evaluation and take a short assessment. You may download copies of your certificate from the RIC Learning Portal or request a copy to be sent to you by mail.
Continuing Education Credits
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hours. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hours. Approval #216-000069
This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-362- 9/01/2017).
This CNE activity is being offered for 1 contact hours
Financial - Receives grants from Nexstim, Inc., Allergan, Inc. and SPR Therapeutics, a consulting fee from St. Jude Medical Center and a salary from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Non-Financial - No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists
Basic Computer Requirements: You will need access to a computer with an Internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended.
- PC: Compatible Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer 10 or higher
- MAC: Compatible Operating System: OS X Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Cancellation Policy: To request a cancellation of an on-demand program, please provide written notice by letter, email, or fax or contact us by phone within 24 hours of placing your order and we will refund you the full course fee. If you cannot give notice within 24 hours, a credit towards a future course of equal value would apply.