In a Facebook Live event, experts in physical therapy and public health to discuss the impact COVID-19 has had on the United States, including how the pandemic interacts with existing geographic, economic, racial, and age-related health disparities. Speakers will explore the roles the physical therapy community can play in mitigating not only COVID-19, but health disparities in general. The presenters will take viewer questions at the end.
Health Disparities as COVID-19 Spreads: What the PT Profession Can Do
You Might Also Like...
ReviewPhysical Inactivity Linked to Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19 Outcomes
Apr 26, 2021
A study of 48,440 patients finds that patients who were sedentary were more likely to experience hospitalization or death.
PerspectiveSchool-Based Physical Therapy: Taking on Our Role During a Pandemic
Apr 21, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic brought unique challenges to all PTs, but especially those that work in the school-based setting.
RoundupCoronavirus Update: April 7
Apr 7, 2021
APTA call for more attention to PASC, new travel guidance from the CDC, increasing COVID-19 rates among children, and more.