COLUMBIA PT FACULTY PRESENTS AT REHABILITATION & REGENERATIVE MEDICINE RESEARCH DAY

Posted by vanessa on September 18, 2017

The Columbia University Program in Physical Therapy faculty made a strong presence at the Department of Rehabilitation & Regenerative Medicine’s Research Day on September 7th, 2017. The projects featured collaborations with other PT faculty members, schools and programs within Columbia University Medical Center as well as researchers at other universities around the globe. Following is a listing of their presentations:



Posters

Laurel Daniels Abbruzzese, PT, EdD, MS
Physical and mental health factors related to self-rated health, social engagement, and falls risk in LGBT elders.  Laurel Daniels Abbruzzese (1), Phyllis Simon (2), Robert-Paul Juster(3), Maria Towe (4), Aaron Malark (3), Jeffrey Kwong (4), & Walter Bockting (3)

Author Affiliations:
1. Columbia University Program in Physical Therapy, 2. Columbia University Programs in Occupational Therapy, 3. Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, 4. Columbia University School of Nursing

Clare C. Bassile, PT, EdD
Fast Track Study for TKR: Factors Influencing Length of Stay and Discharge Destination. Ahmed Sa, Wikfors K (1), Bassile CC (2)

Author Affiliations:1. Department of Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Medicine Department, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital,2. Program in Physical Therapy,  Department of Rehabilitative & Regenerative Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center

Colleen Brough, PT, DPT, MS, OCS
Is Peer-to-Peer Teamwork an Answer to the Clinical Education Placement Shortage? Colleen M. Brough (1), Virginia Sabens (1), Juli Janisch (1), Christopher Kevin Wong (1)

Author affiliation: (1) Columbia University Program in Physical Therapy

Cynthia Chiarello, PT, PhD, MS
A Comparison of Abdominal Muscle Thickness in Unloaded and Loaded Positions in Normal Adults. Cynthia M. Chiarello, PT, PhD,(1) Christopher J. Visco, MD, (2) Elizabeth H. Abercrombie, SPT,(1) Carley S. Schleien, SPT (1)

Author Affiliations:1. Columbia University, Program in Physical Therapy, 2. Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine , Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Poster Grand Rounds
Jacqueline Montes, PT, EdD, NCS on behalf of the SMA International Consortium
Age-related Patterns of Progression in Ambulatory Function in Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Authors: Jacqueline Montes,1, 2,  Michael P McDermott 3, 4, Elizabeth Mirek 5, 6,  Elena S Mazzone 7, Marion Main 8, Allan M Glanzman 9, Tina Duong 10, Sally Dunaway Young 1,2, Rachel Salazar 1, Amy Pasternak 5, 6, Richard Gee 10 , Lavinia Fanelli 7, Giorgia Coratti 7,  Nicola Forcina 7, Danielle Ramsey 8, Evelin Milev  8, Matthew Civitello 11, Marika Pane 7, Maria Carmela Pera 7, Mariacristina Scoto 8, John W Day 10,  Gihan Tennekoon 12, Richard Finkel 11, Basil Darras 5, Francesco Muntoni 8, Darryl C De Vivo 1, Eugenio Mercuri 7

Author affiliations: 1 Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine , Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA 2 Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA 3  Department of Neurology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA 4 Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA , 5 Department of Neurology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, 6 Department of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Services, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA,  7 Department of Paediatric Neurology, Catholic University, Rome, Italy, 8  Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, 9 Department of Physical Therapy, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA,  10 Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, 11 Nemours Children’s Hospital, Orlando, FL, USA, 12 Departments of Neurology, Pediatrics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA 

Ashwini Rao, OTR/L, EdD, FAOTA
Gait Speed Modulation in Prodromal and Manifest Huntington’s Disease: Role of Internal and External Cues.
Authors: Ashwini K. Rao (1,4), Franchino Porciuncula (2), Karen S. Marder (3,4)

Author Affiliations:1. Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy), Columbia University, 2. Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, Teachers College Columbia University, 3. Department of Neurology, Columbia University, 4. GH Sergievsky Center, Columbia University

Oral Presentations

Jean Timmerberg, PT, PhD, MS, OCS
Evolution of Hip Range of Motion in Adolescent Baseball Pitchers. Authors:  Jean Timmerberg(1); Rami Said (2); Colleen Maguffin (1); Kathryn Prominski (1); Darryl Tan (1); Christopher Ahmad (3); Thomas Sean Lynch (3)
 
Author Affiliations: (1) Columbia University, Program in Physical Therapy, (2) Columbia University, Department of Neurosurgery, (3) Columbia University, Department of Orthopedics

Christopher Kevin Wong, PT, PhD, OCS
Predicting the Risk of Fall-Related Injury among people with lower limb loss. C.K. Wong, (1) Stan Chihuri (2)

Author Affiliations: 1.Columbia University, Program in Physical Therapy, 2. Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

Dr. Christopher Kevin Wong

 

Dr. Ashwini Rao

 

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