Fall prevention: A view from a clinical practitioner
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Clinical medicine applied in public health
Occupational health and safety
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related public policy
Discuss fall prevention from a view from a Clinical Practitioner. Discuss collaborative public health approaches for fall prevention.
Keyword(s): Elderly, Injury Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have served as the Principle Investigator on a series of HRSA-funded grants related to Geriatric Education . I am a site coordinator for the Iowa Geriatric Education Center since its inception over 10 years ago. I have taught this topic for 15 years at Palmer College of Chiropractic and have made numerous presentations on this topic for clinicians and at scientific conferences.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.