Clinical Faculty Development

 

The University of Scranton's Physical Therapy Department is committed to clinician development locally, regionally and nationally. Various continuing education opportunities will be available throughout the year. In addition, the director of clinical education,  Janette Scardillo, is an APTA clinical instructor credentialed trainer. If you are interested in hosting a clinical instructor training program at your facility, please contact Dr. Scardillo at Janette.Scardillo@scranton.edu  or 570-941-5952

Available Courses

Please see below for our upcoming Course Offerings:

Medical Ethics and Physical Therapy Implications

When: Tuesday, 18th, 2019 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where: Edward Leahy Hall, The University of Scranton, Scranton, PA
Presented By: Harold Baillie, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus with Janette Scardillo, PT, DPT, Director of Clinical Education

Course Flyer
2 Contact Hours
Open to PTs and PTA
Registration Required: $10.00 Registration Fee
Physical Donations for annual physical therapy service trip to Guatemala accepted at the door in the form of physical therapy and wound care supplies and gently used sneakers.

APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program Level II

When: July 27 & 28th, 7:30am-5:00pm
Where: Edward Leahy Hall, The University of Scranton, Scranton, PA

Level II Course
Instructor:  Barbra Wagner, PT, DPT, MHA
Pricing:
$ 125 APTA Member
$ 250 Non-member
Please contact Tammi Cherra at tammi.cherra@scranton.edu  for registration information

 

APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program Level I

When: August 10 & 11th, 7:30am-5:00pm

Where: The University of Scranton, Scranton, PA Edward Leahy Hall, 6th
Level Level I Course
Instructor: Janette Scardillo, PT, DPT, DCE
Pricing:

$ 115 APTA Member
$ 205 Non-member
$ 255 Non-physical therapy providers
Please contact Tammi Cherra at tammi.cherra@scranton.edu  for registration information

 

The University of Scranton Physical Therapy Research Night 2019

Event Flyer
When: Friday, November 9th, 2019
Where: The University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, Edward Leahy Hall, The Forum, 2nd floor

No preregistration required
12 Research Platforms Presented
3 CEUs approved for the State of Pennsylvania

 

Management of the Acute Vestibular Patient
Course Brochure Coming Soon
When: Spring 2019
Where: The University of Scranton, Scranton, PA Edward Leahy Hall, 6th Floor
Instructor: Janette Scardillo, PT, DPT, DCE

Previous Courses

The Intersections of Sexual and / or Gender Minority Identities with Cultural Competency

Event Flyer
When: Wednesday, November 28th, 2018; 2:30 pm-4 : 30pm or 6:00 pm-8: 00pm
Where: The University of Scranton, Brennan Hall 228, Madison Ave, Scranton, PA 18510

Preregistration Required: Click Here to Register
2 Contact Hours
Presented by Karla A. Bell, DPT, DPT, OCS, GCS
Course Description: This session will provide the foundation for culturally sensitive
communication with / about our patients who identify as sexual and / or gender minorities. This
session will be reviewed
by the Canadian Council on Ethical Principles and Clinical Practices for Clinical Practice.
http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/english/index.htmlWe will cover respectful language and situational conversations, links to
our patient-therapist