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Journal Club- Virtual Reality in Vestibular Rehab
July 19 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Join Co-Founder Dr. Helena Esmonde PT, DPT, NCS and Dr. Jennifer Stoskus, PT, DPT, NCS as they discuss and take live questions about recent research on the topic of Virtual Reality in Vestibular Rehab.
Jennifer Stoskus, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy (PT, DPT, NCS). She is currently the Executive Director of Clinical Affairs for Virtualis, a rehabilitation technology company centered on therapeutic immersive virtual reality and force plate technologies. Her clinical practice focuses on the management of adults with vestibular, concussion, and balance disorders. Dr. Stoskus is an active member of the APTA’s Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy including the Vestibular SIG, Vestibular EDGE outcome measure task force, and APTANJ’s Vestibular Special Interest Group (Co-Chair). In addition to her full-time work, Dr. Stoskus is an adjunct faculty member in the Seton Hall DPT program (NJ) teaching content in adult neurology, postural control assessment and motor learning using technology, vestibular rehabilitation, and professional development and leadership seminar. She has previously taught clinical neuroscience in the DPT program at Touro College’s Bay Shore campus (NY).
Register for the event to be entered into our monthly raffle to win a Vestibular Model and download the article we’ll be discussing below.
Jennifer Stoskus, PT, DPT, NCS
Virtual and augmented reality in the vestibular rehabilitation of peripheral vestibular disorders: systematic review and meta‐analysis
Austin Hefernan, Mohammed Abdelmalek & Desmond A. Nunez
Heffernan, A., Abdelmalek, M., & Nunez, D. A. (2021). Virtual and augmented reality in the vestibular rehabilitation of peripheral vestibular disorders: Systematic Review and meta-analysis. Scientific Reports, 11(1). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-97370-9
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