APTA’S STUDENT ASSEMBLY ELECTS NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS (1:01)
President: Megan Roos, Pacific University
Vice President: Katie Leitner, Concordia University St. Paul
Secretary: Michelle Wynne, California State University, Long Beach
Director of Communications: Cruz Romero, Northern Arizona University
Director of Membership: Eddie Smith, Northern Arizona University
SPT Delegate: Allison Breakey, Sacred Heart University
SPTA Delegate: Ky Pak, Somerset Community College
Nominating Committee Chair-Elect: Ron Peacock Jr, Slippery Rock University
Nominating Committee Member: Jill Tanych, University of Vermont
CRACKDOWN ON HEALTHCARE FRAUD (2:07)
CONSUMERS EXPERIENCE STICKER SHOCK AS INSURANCE PLANS ROLL OUT (3:50)
APTA HAPPENINGS (4:34)
We partnered with the APTA to cover National Student Conclave this last weekend. Bringing NSC to you, one episode at a time. Check out NSC 2016: Live from Miami for full conference coverage.
ACROSS THE PROFESSION (5:01)
Justin Dunaway of STAND Haiti weathers Hurricane Matthew.
- Nature World News: Soft Robots That Mimic Human Muscles Could Revolutionize Physical Therapy
- Ecole Polytechnique’s website
- EPFL Labs: Soft robots that mimic human muscles [VIDEO]
ACROSS HEALTHCARE (10:32)
The Charlotte Observer: 223 ER visits in 15 months? Time to change the system.
Cerebral Palsy News Today: Cerebral Palsy: Innovative Physical Therapy Research Improves Kids Lives
Alzheimer’s Research: Stall Catchers
BUZZWORD: ELECTION (14:47)
Election day is Nov. 8.
WHAT THE HELL THEATRE (15:16)
News of the Weird: Boobies, Peckers, and Tits
This episode brought to you by your host Jimmy McKay, recent Marymount University Alum, and executive producers Rachel Jermann, SPT from University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and Caitlin Cederholm, SPT from Marymount University.
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