Practitioners' Day 2023
Join us on October 24, 2023 from 2:00 - 3:30 PM (MST) for Practitioners' Day 2023.
Professor Stephen Lord from Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, will be presenting the following topics:
Session 1: Falls in Older People: Risk Factors and Prevention Strategies. An overview of the latest evidence.
Falls pose a major threat to the well-being and quality of life for older people.
This presentation will focus on fall and risk mobility assessments and the roles exercise, impaired vision, sensation, strength, reaction time, and coordination play in predisposing older people to falls.
New approaches for fall prevention will be discussed.