How Physical Therapy And Occupational Therapy Can Help CJD Patients And Caregivers
Monday, March 22, 2021 - 7:00pm

Learn how physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy can help in caring for a CJD patient.  Topics include:

  • Safety in mobility and transfers
  • Assistive devices
  • Swallowing and communications issues
  • Cognitive engagement
  • Working with patients who have physical and cognitive impairments

Speakers Include:

  • Brian Appleby, MD, Director, National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center, and Medical Director, CJD Foundation
  • Jessica Kuhns, PT, DPT, University Hospitals

To register, please call our Helpline at 800-659-1991 or email