While anyone can fall at any time, children under 5 years of age and older adults are more likely to be seriously injured.
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Please join us for a Fireside Chat and discussion on physical activity, resiliency and injury prevention for older adults hosted by the Public Health Agency of Canada on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM Eastern Time. (that’s noon – 1:30 CST!) Who should attend: Seniors, researchers, policy. . .
Importance of Exercise, Strength Training, Balance and Posture Training for Fall Prevention – Clinical Application
Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College Hospital deliver Beyond the Break, virtual educational series for healthcare professionals. Importance of Exercise, Strength Training, Balance and Posture Training for Fall Prevention – Clinical Application Date: February 16, 2017 Time 1:00 – 2:00 EST (noon – 1:00 CST) Speaker: Maureen Ashe, Phd, Delores Langford,. . .
HEALTH PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSE If you work with older adults in long term care, acute care, home care or in the community, this five-week e-learning course will help you acquire the knowledge and skills needed to apply an evidence-based approach to the prevention of falls and fall-related injuries. Through online,. . .