Fall Prevention Webinar

Standing strong for fall prevention and balance

Standing strong for fall prevention and balance

Join us for this free, virtual event to learn more about what you can do to prevent falls. Falls are the leading cause of injury related emergency departments visits for older adults. The panel presenting will provide safety tips, education and exercises.

Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions and enroll in classes.

Agenda

Dr. Walter Biffl  
Welcome
                                                     
Dr. Nelson Hwynn, Neurologist                             
Fall prevention tips plus information about movement disorders and fall risk

Dr. Joanna Hamilton, Clinical Neuropsychology    
Social isolation and loneliness and its impact on health outcomes and increased fall risk

Dr. Tosin Orafidiya, Doctor of PT                           
PT/OT and home safety to prevent and recover from a fall

Shiley Fitness Center                                            
Demonstration of exercises that help prevent falls

The County’s Aging and Independence Services (AIS)
Free programs and services available for county residents

 

Event details

Date and time

Sat, Sep 19, 2020

10 am - 12 pm

Fee
Free