See the CSM 2023 Platform and Poster Abstracts

Geriatric Section Programming

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
GR-13941 Learning How to Fall: Preventing Injuries with Safe Fall Landing Strategies *1-day Preconference Course
Steven Gilles Kinney, PT, DPT, John Kiesel, PT, DPT, Meynard Villenas Enriquez, PT, DPT and Sharon John, PT
 
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
GR-14701 Focus Geriatrics: Physiological Aging and Social Determinants of Health Impact on PT Plan of Care *1-day Preconference Course

Jill Elaine Heitzman, PT, DPT, PhD, William H. Staples, PT, DPT, DHSc, FAPTA and Tamara Nancy Gravano, PT, DPT, EdD

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-13867 Sarcopenia, Obesity, and Sarcopenic Obesity: A Conversation about Geriatric Vulnerabilities and Benefits of Behavior Modification

Odessa Rene Addison, PT, DPT, PhD, Monica Serra, Kathleen Dondero and Ronna Robbins

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-14533 The Carole Lewis Lecture Key Words: Defining Our Role in Caring for Older Adults?

Michelle M. Lusardi, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-15287 Geriatrics Platform Session 1

Jessie M. VanSwearingen, PT, PhD

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-14046 Don’t be Fooled! PT Services and Documentation Still Matter in the SNF PDPM Arena

Jaclyn Kay Warshauer, PT and Mary L. Saylor-Mumau, PT, MPT

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-14500 Connective Tissue Hypermobility in the Aging Adult: Clinician’s Perspective on Assessment, Movement Analysis, and Intervention

Robin Lee Schroeder, PT

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-14820 Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Timothy A. Hanke, PT, PhD, Keith G. Avin, PT, PhD, Christine M. McDonough, PT, PhD, Neva Jillaine Kirk-Sanchez, PT, PhD and Jennifer A. Blackwood, PT, PhD

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-13733 The ABCs of Dementia: Adrd, Ftd, Lbd, Nph – Which Therapy Approach Is Effective?

Nicole Therese Dawson, PT, PhD, Laura Wilson White, PT, MSPT, DScPT, Christine Marie Ross, PT, DPT and Morris Casano Beato, PT, DPT

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-13903 Research Update on Exercise for Osteoporosis

Sherri R. Betz, PT, DPT

 
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
GR-14931 • APTA Geriatrics Members Meeting & Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist Recognition & Awards Ceremony
Sponsored by Aegis Therapies

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-14004 Quality Initiatives for Deprescribing 101: Role of Rehab Therapists as Part of the Interprofessional Team

Aimee E. Perron, PT, DPT and Patricia Larkin-Upton, PT, DPT, MS

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-14133 Thicker Than Water: Antithrombotic Medications in Rehabilitation

Kevin M. Neville, PT, DPT and Kenneth L. Miller, PT, DPT

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-14749 High-Intensity Strength Training Initiated Early Post Hip Fracture: Is It Really Safe and Tolerable?

Kathleen Kline Mangione, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Morten Tange Kristensen and Jan Arnholtz Overgaard, PT

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-13984 Jump In! Jump Training for Older Adults

Wendy K. Anemaet, PT, DPT, PhD and Jill Danielle Jumper, PT, DPT

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-14376 Novel Behavioral Interventions Targeting Cognitive-Motor Neuroplasticity in Older Adults

Tanvi Bhatt, PT, PhD, Susan Hughes, David Marquez and Ulf Bronas

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-13694 More Than a Headache: Concussion in Older Adults

Rebecca Ann Bliss, PT, DPT, DHSc and Cathy H. Ciolek, PT, DPT, FAPTA

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-13864 Strategies to Enhance the Aging Adult’s Ownership of Physical Activity During Physical Therapy and Beyond

Nola S. Peacock, PT, MPT, DSc, Tiffany Elisa Shubert, PT, Anne Thackeray, PT, MPH, PhD and Ward Heij

 
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Party with a purpose – New Museum, San Diego

Reserve space in your CSM plans for this special event that will fund three deserving non profit organizations. Innovated by the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy, the Academy of Leadership and Innovation and ATI Physical Therapy. Food. Drinks. Entertainment. Registration coming soon . . .

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-13711 Entry-Level Competencies in Geriatric PT: Where Do We Go From Here?

Jill Elaine Heitzman, PT, DPT, PhD, Karen M. Blood, PT, DPT and William H. Staples, PT, DPT, DHSc, FAPTA

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-14217 Defying Chronology: A Novel Framework for Facilitating Intentional Aging

Matthew Louie Sahhar, PT, DPT and Kathryn K. Brewer, PT, DPT, MEd

 
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
GR-15288 Geriatrics Platform Session 2

Jessie M. VanSwearingen, PT, PhD

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-13706 Identifying, Testing, and Adapting Treatment for Individuals With Cognitive Challenges

Christine Mary Childers, PT, PhD, Rashelle Marie Hoffman, PT, DPT, PhD, Christine Marie Ross, PT, DPT and Samantha Nicole Laswell, PTA

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-14248 Joining the Fight for Parkinson: Combating Disease Progression through Evidence-Informed Interventions across the Continuum

Haim D. Nesser, PT, DPT, Stefanie Bond, PT, DPT and Heather S. Timothy, PT, MSPT

 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
GR-15289 Geriatrics Platform Session 3

Jessie M. VanSwearingen, PT, PhD

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-14569 Visual Observation of Movement: The Foundation of Clinical Reasoning — A Case-Based Approach

Ann Marcolina Hayes, PT, DPT, MHS, Chris Anne Sebelski, PT, DPT, PhD, Elissa Claire Held Bradford, PT, PhD and Bradley Abrams, PT, DPT

 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
GR-14766 Telerehabilitation and Geriatrics: Expanding Access and Service to Prevent Frailty and Falls with Physical Therapy

Amanda L. Olney, PT and Katherine Ritchey, MPH, DO