Tri-Alliance Campaign

The APTA Geriatrics BF SIG is proud to announce that we have created a collaborative document sharing all our open access resources to help you better provide balance and falls prevention services in the community, clinic, and beyond. Please feel free to share this with anyone who might be interested. Access the Tri-alliance Campaign  

NFPAW Kick Off Call Information

On June 29th, 2022, the APTA Geriatrics BF SIG had their Annual National Falls Prevention Awareness Day Kick Off Call to assist members in beginning to brainstorm and plan their events and efforts for the week of September 18-24. Our Clinical Liaison, Tammy McHugh, served as the creator and master of ceremonies for the event.… Continue reading NFPAW Kick Off Call Information

Member Highlight:

Hi, I’m Pooja Mehta, I have been a Physical Therapist in India since 2007 and in the USA since 2010. I have worked in Outpatient, SNF, and home care settings and am a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy (GCS) as well as a Certified Exercise Expert for Older Adults (CEEAA). I am… Continue reading Member Highlight:

BF SIG 2022 Quarter 2 Update

Greetings BF SIG Members, The executive committee and other volunteers of the BF SIG are hard at work behind the scenes on several projects including the following: Early Career Professional Liaisons Holly and Kimma led the first meeting to coordinate our volunteers in starting to work on the BF SIG Neuro Toolkit. Research Liaison Jennifer… Continue reading BF SIG 2022 Quarter 2 Update