CP Orthopedics Lunch & Learn Seminar Series

Webinar Series // 12:00 - 1:00PM EST

Join our new Cerebral Palsy Lunch & Learn seminar series focusing the care of cerebral palsy across the lifespan. 

The series, held four times per year, is designed to improve cerebral palsy care by providing participants and faculty a forum for interaction and collaboration. The series is hosted by WFCPC Clinical Director, orthopedic surgeon Joshua E. Hyman, MD with a guest speaker for each session. The sessions will be held online.

cerebral palsy lunch & learn

March 7th, 2024, 12:00 - 1:00PM EST

Maximizing Orthopedic Surgery with Pre- and Post Operative Physical Therapy

The series kicked off on Thursday March 7th, 2024 with guest speaker pediatric physical therapist Lisa Yoon, DPT who discussed the topic of pre and post operative physical therapy to maximize recovery and outcome of orthopedic surgery in children with cerebral palsy. The seminar covered:

  • Lisa Yoon, DPT - Pre-op & post-op therapy and how to restore function to before surgery
  • Joshua Hyman, MD - A brief overview of hip surveillance and goals for hip surgery for children with cerebral palsy
  • Discussion
  • Questions and answers

Throughout the year, the series will cover a variety of topics with presentations, case reviews and Q&A sessions. Topics will be presented by experts from the Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center team of specialists, as well as some invited guests.

All healthcare providers caring for the cerebral palsy community are encouraged to attend - please feel free to forward details to friends and colleagues.

Ideas for future topics? Shoot an email to: cpcenter@cumc.columbia.edu