CMTA Education Meeting: Occupational Therapy for CMT (Virtual)
Date(s) - 05/12/2021
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Please join us on Wednesday, May 12 at 8 pm Eastern Time / 5 pm Pacific Time for our next monthly Zoom meeting featuring occupational therapist and CMTA Advisory Board member Valery Hanks. Having dedicated her entire career to people with neurological impairments, Valery will not only share a wealth of information on OT for CMT hands but also provide information on useful gadgets that help with daily tasks. This will be an interactive, fun and informative meeting. And, if you have a special gadget you just can’t live without, bring it to the meeting to show others!
Valery Hanks, OTR/L, C/NDT, is an occupational therapist at Pi Beta Phi Rehabilitation Institute at Vanderbilt Medical Center Bill Wilkerson Center in Nashville, Tennessee. She provides outpatient services as part of an interdisciplinary team for adolescents and adults with neurological impairments, including CMT. Valery graduated from The University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in 2000 and worked at the CMT Clinic at Vanderbilt under Dr. Jun Li.
If you have any questions about this meeting or would like to send a question in for Valery in advance of the meeting, please send it to Laurel Richardson/Director of Community Outreach: Laurel@cmtausa.org.
The meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 12, at 8:00 pm Eastern Time for one hour. Once registered, the CMTA will email you a link to join the video meeting. The CMTA will be using ZOOM video meeting software for these events. You do not need to install ZOOM software but internet access is required.