This month, Ann Garton returns as our host to lead a discussion about person-centredness in adaptive sports. The panelists talk about the need for inclusive sports activities in youth and college athletics and their contributions to the field.
𝙃𝙤𝙨𝙩: Ann Garton, MSN, RN, CNE, Director of the Institute for Person-Centered Care at St. Ambrose University.
𝐆𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭: Tyler Spencer, PhD, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology at St. Ambrose University
𝐆𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭: Mallory Valentine, Assistant Director, Recreational Services at the University of Iowa
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭: In her role, Mallory oversees the department’s diversity, equity and inclusion committee which focus on making sure members can participate in recreational activity at all levels on campus. https://recserv.uiowa.edu/about/staff/mallory-valentine
𝐆𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭: Tanya Braet, MOT, OTR/L, Co-Founder of Y Quad Cities Adaptive Rowing Program
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭: In 2011, Tanya, along with fellow rowers, founded The Y Quad Cities Adaptive Rowing Program. Tanya received her Bachelor of Psychology in 2005 and her Masters of Occupational Therapy in 2006 from St. Ambrose University. She currently works for Doctors of Physical Therapy as an onsite Occupational Therapist (OT) in an Industrial Setting where her primary focus is injury prevention. Prior to being an onsite therapist for Industry. Tanya worked in Acute Care and Skilled Nursing settings for a combination of 14 years of experience as an OT. She was also previously an adjunct professor at St. Ambrose, teaching a special topics class about Adaptive Rowing.
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CDC - www.cdc.gov/
WHO - www.who.int/
Rock Island Co. Health Dept. - richd.org/
Scott Co. Health Dept. - www.scottcountyiowa.com/health
Illinois Dept. of Public Health - www.dph.illinois.gov/
Iowa Dept. of Public Health - idph.iowa.gov/
Quad Cities COVID-19 Coalition - togetherqc.com
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St. Ambrose University is located in Davenport, Iowa, USA.