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Presenter: Tricia Garven, MPT, ATP

Kimberly Hill - Thursday, January 12, 2017

Please join us March 10-11, 2017 at our 10th Annual Conference celebrating “Ten Years of Help, Hope and Healing”. Professionals will have the opportunity to hear from an exciting line up of experts in the field of brain and spinal cord injury while earning up to 12 CEUs. Survivors will participate in hands on activities, socialize with others and hear motivational, helpful and inspiring messages. Registration information, along with the schedule of events and location can be found HERE or by sending email to info@biala.org.


Tricia Garven, MPT, ATP will be presenting Friday, March 10th at 9:15 am on “Improving Health Outcomes with Advanced Technology for Pressure Relief Behavior”.


Tricia Garven, MPT, ATP is currently a Regional Clinical Education Manager for Permobil.  Prior to joining the clinical team at Permobil, she was in a similar role as the Clinical Applications Manager for ROHO.  Previously, in clinical practice, Tricia specialized in neuro rehabilitation at Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation (BIR) in Dallas, Texas.  While working at BIR, she gained extensive knowledge in the prescription and training of custom wheelchairs and seating.  She also worked as the outpatient wheelchair seating clinic specialist.  Now with Permobil, Tricia is presenting educational programs to therapists and DME providers regarding seating, mobility and pressure ulcer prevention. Tricia is an active member of RESNA, Clinician’s Task Force, and the APTA.  Within the APTA, Tricia is a member of the Neurology Section as well on the nominating committee for the newly formed AT-SWM (Assistive Technology – Seating and Wheeled Mobility) SIG.

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