Alyssa Breslin is the Director of PT Day of Service and Anna Lovotti is a member of the Sponsorship Team. Eric Galvez is a physical therapist and director of communications/ membership of the Balance and Fall SIG of the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy. Abby Mulligan is a physical therapist with a predominant role at Springfield College teaching PT and PTA students balance screening programs.
Their events involved educating and performing the STEADI balance screen at community cancer centers. STEADI stands for Stopping Elder Accidents, Deaths, and Injury.
Check out how you can get involved in #TPDOS 2022 by heading to the PT Day of Service website.
36:35 “When other’s well-being becomes as important as our own, when their happiness shines from our own eyes, in that moment, compassion has filled our hearts.” – Alyssa Breslin
37:02 “You can make a difference either if it is small or large.” – Anna Lovotti
37:17 “There is always a way.” – Eric Galvez
38:02 “Falls are preventable.” – Abby Mulligan