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Kimberly Kraft, PT, DPT, CHT, November 02, 2020

Serving as ASHT Times Co-Editor with Dianna Lunsford has been the opportunity of a lifetime! When I assumed the role in 2018, I intended to write more scholarly materials and use the ASHT network of brilliant minds to learn and share. The experience has been deeply gratifying. The…

Amy Todd, MS, OTR/L, CHT, October 26, 2020

In my Level II rotation and for years afterward, I had the grace of being able to work with therapists in Merida, Mexico in a variety of settings and healthcare models. The systems in Yucatan, Mexico are multilevel and range from shaman and local healers, to Star Medical, which is very similar…

Diane Coker, DPT, CHT, October 05, 2020

Along with cooler weather and Halloween, October ushers in National Physical Therapy Month. October is still a month for…

Case Peters, Zoie Koch, Emily Kerr and Rhian Sage, September 22, 2020

On October 19, 2020 at 8 p.m. ET, ASHT will launch a new virtual, student-led Journal Club available to all Student members. The Journal Club will create more opportunities for OT and PT students interested in hand and upper extremity therapy to develop important critical examination and…

Michele Auch, OTR/L, CHT, September 08, 2020

In 2015 and 2016, I participated in medical mission trips to Guatemala. The organization I went with was through my employer, ATI Physical Therapy. They had a philanthropic international program that brought teams of therapists to Guatemala to work with Hearts in Motion, or the Quiqe Ceron…