Southeast District Meetings

March 14, 2018

Topic:  What is Known and Not Known about Mild Head Trauma
Speaker:  T. Dianne Langford, PhD
               Professor, Neuroscience and Neurovirology
               Lewis Katz School of Medicine 
               Temple University

Dr. Langford's research focuses on insult-driven changes in the brain. One main area of research in Dr. Langford's laboratory addresses the effects of TBI on CNS systems.  In studies supported by the Army Research Laboratories, the Department of Defense and the National College Athletic Association, she conducts research to understand the effects of concussion on brain functioning and outcome. These highly integrated multidisciplinary studies concentrate not only on brain injury but also on injury prevention, recovery and resilience.

Course Description: This presentation will provide information on the current research results from a major study completed by Dr. Langford at Temple University. Dr. Langford will impart the knowledge they have gained regarding concussion and sub-concussion. In addition, she will discuss the pathology of CTE.

Time:  6:30-8:00PM
Drexel University 
Geary Auditorium
245 North 15th Street (Southeast corner of Vine and 15th)
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Contact Hours: The educational session will be 1.0 hours in length.  

Parking: After 5:00 pm, parking is available at the PPA Gateway Parking Garage for $5.00. The location is across the street from Geary Auditorium - 1540 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

PPTA-SED Mini Combined Sections Meeting (CSM)

April 14, 2018


May 9, 2018

Time: To Be Determined
Location: Drexel University
Topic: Business Meeting - Preparations for House of Delegates
Speaker: To Be Determined

Ethics Course (2 CE credits):

Date and Time: To Be Determined
Speaker: Brigette Cuffia, PT, JD

Updated: 03/02/2018 (CM)