Speaker - Joy Nix, ATP, CIFT, MS
Please join us March 27-28, 2020 at our 13th Annual Conference … “Together Toward Tomorrow.” Professionals will have the opportunity to hear from an exciting line up of experts in the field of brain and spinal cord injury, neurology, and rehabilitation while earning up to 12 CEUs. Registration information, along with the schedule of events and location can be found at www.biala.org or email@example.com.
Saturday, March 28th at 8:45 am
“The PHAATE Model’s Role in Prescribing and Evaluating for Custom Wheelchairs”
Joy Nix is a RESNA certified Assistive Technology Professional and an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Inclusive Fitness Trainer. She has her masters in Rehabilitation Technology from the University of Pittsburgh. Joy is an avid advocate for people with disabilities as it relates to changing national and local policies and helping increase individual’s access to sports, community and independence for daily living through physical training and tailoring equipment needs. She has been working as an ATP with Numotion serving the communities in New Orleans/Slidell/North Shore since September 2018. She also runs an adaptive rowing program with New Orleans Rowing Club on Bayou St John in New Orleans.