New York State Osteoporosis Prevention & Education Program (NYSOPEP)
Helen Hayes Hospital, Haverstraw, NYS Department of Health
Speaker: Payal Sahni, PT, MPT, DPT.
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020; 12:00 - 12:40 pm. Please join the event promptly.
This is a live virtual program for Adults. Please register by Sept. 14, 2:00 pm. Registration button is located at the bottom. Enter a valid email address in order to receive a link, meeting ID and password within approx 24 hours prior to the start date to join the program. Recording is strictly prohibited. You can view/download prevention falls post card located under Virtual Programs on finkelsteinlibrary.org home page.
Strength and balance are important to maintain overall physical function. September being National Fall Prevention Month, NYSOPEP presents an educational seminar on definition of balance, how it changes with age and what can be done to improve and maintain good balance. The session will also focus on challenges associated with loss of balance, risk factors for falls and actions to reduce falls.