Date: Friday April 6, 2018
Speaker: Dr. Pamela Houghton
Webinar Link: https://cpa-neurosciences.adobeconnect.com/apr6/
Speaker Bio: Dr. Pamela E. Houghton is Full Professor in the School of Physical Therapy at Western University, London, Canada. In 2007, she launched the Masters of Clinical Science program in the field of wound healing which she currently Chairs, and is a full time faculty instructor.
Dr. Houghton leads an active research program at Western that is dedicated to implementing evidence informed wound assessment tools and advanced treatments for people with chronic wounds. Her work includes the development of Canadian Best Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Pressure ulcers in people in Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). She just completed a knowledge mobilization project funded by Rick Hansen Institute that used established implementation strategies to promote the uptake of best practices including E-Stim for the treatment of pressure ulcers.
Pamela is a licensed Physical Therapist and member of the Canadian Physical Therapy Wound Care Collaborative which is dedicated to promoting the important role of Physical Therapists on Interprofessional wound care teams.