Upcoming Events

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​Past Events

Webinar: Exploring the Efficacy of Portable Lift-Assist Devices Relative to Large Mechanical Lifts to Lift Fallen Residents
Amanda Calford, Dr. Taylor Cleworth, Dr. Steven Fischer, and Dr. Andrew Laing
August 9, 2022 | 12:00 to 1:00 PM EDT

Identifying Critical Physical Demanding Tasks of Personal Support Workers and the Implications for Ergonomic Interventions
Presented by Daphne Ho and Steven Fischer
June 22, 2022 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Patient Moving and Handling: Preparing and Supporting Healthcare Workers to Provide Care Safely
Presented by Catherine Brookman, Emily King, and Michael Holmes
November 9, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Webinar: Client/Patient Handling Multidisciplinary Analysis of Assisted Sit-to-Stand Techniques: A Work in Progress
Presented by Catherine Brookman, Sheila Ritcey, and Emily King
February 26, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Webinar: Developing a Comprehensive Safe Patient Handling Program
Presented by Janice Jaskolka, Hamilton Health Sciences
October 16, 2019 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Webinar: A Framework for Evaluating Personal Support Worker (PSW) Sit-to-Stand Training
Presented by Catherine Brookman, Sheila Ritcey, and Emily King
July 10, 2019 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Webinar: Fostering MSD prevention: Creating a safe and positive care experience working with hospitalized bariatric patients
Presented by Mary Forhan and Kathy Dmytruk
June 26, 2018

Webinar: Apps supporting safe back care: Posture Coach
Presented by Dr. Tilak Dutta and Dr. Mike Holmes
January 31, 2018

Webinar: What practical guidance does the scientific literature provide about awkward postures in client/patient handling?
Presented by Dr. Dwayne Van Eerd
January 19, 2018

Webinar: Exercise-based MSD prevention programs: Development of a daily movement practice strategy to facilitate implementation and sustainability
Presented by Dr. David Frost and Dr. Tyson Beach
October 6, 2017

Webinar: Bathroom safety for home care providers: Avoiding MSD when assisting frail seniors with bathing and toileting
Presented by Dr. Emily King
September 27, 2017

Webinar: Exercise-Based MSD Prevention Programs: Development of a Daily Movement Practice Strategy to Facilitate Implementation and Sustainability
Presented by Dr. David Frost and Dr. Tyson Beach
June 21, 2017

Webinar: Mitigating MSD in Personal Support Workers and Improving Client Mobility
Presented by Dr. Catherine Brookman, Dr. Sheila Ritcey, and Emily King
April 11, 2017

​Webinar: Safe Client Handling: CBI Workplace Solutions Demystifies Misconceptions and Shares Solutions
Presented by Claudette Walsh
March 31, 2017

Webinar: Client handling program development tips and PSHSA resources
Presented by Frances Ziesmann
December 7, 2016

Webinar: Safe patient handling: Highlights of current research and U.S. public policy efforts to improve safety
Presented by Dr. Laura Punnett
October 27, 2016