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Central District March Meeting
 /  Central District March Meeting

When: March 3, 2020 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM

University of Indianapolis Health Pavilion
Annis Auditorium
1643 E Hanna Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46227

Topic 1: Teaching Hundreds … Reaching Thousands: Multidisciplinary Opportunities to Address the Global Health Workforce Crisis Through Volunteerism

Speaker: Julie Gahimer, PT

UIndy Professor, Julie Gahimer, PT, HSD will be sharing her experience volunteering for Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) in Danang, Vietnam at the Danang University of Medical Technology and Pharmacy.

Topic 2: An Introduction to Telehealth in PT

Speaker: Jonah Meier, SPT

With the rising popularity of convenient mobile services like Amazon Prime, Uber, and Door Dash, one can presume that healthcare will enter the digital arena in the near future. Telehealth offers a convenient way to reach patients virtually. Jonah Meier, SPT will be giving an introduction to telehealth in PT as part of his professional development project at UIndy.

This meeting will provide information regarding:

  1. Definitions
  2. Legislation
  3. Current Use
  4. Efficacy in Practice
  5. Future Expansion
  6. Resources for Entering Into Mobile Practice

Please feel free to present ideas and questions for further discussion.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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