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Speakers’ Bureau

As a service to the communities we serve, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital can provide a speaker for your event on many important health related topics. For further information, contact Richard Sgaglio, Ph.D., Director of Marketing and External Relations at (914) 597-2491 or via email at rsgaglio@burke.org.

Suggested Topics

  • Aphasia: The Loss of Words After Stroke
  • Appropriate Use of Medications
  • Arthritis: Adjusting to Aging
  • Back Injury Education and Prevention
  • Brain Injury and Rehabilitation
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Planning Ahead for Elective Orthopedic Surgery
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Driving and the Elderly, am I Safe on the Road?
  • Emphysema: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease Rehabilitation
  • Emphysema and Exercise
  • Exercise as Prevention
  • Fear of Falling: Reducing your Risk of Falls
  • Fitness at Work
  • Home evaluations and staying in your home longer
  • Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery: What Will it Mean for Me?
  • Living With Osteoarthritis – Practical Tips for Everyday Tasks
  • Medications and the Elderly
  • What Should I know About Osteoporosis?
  • The Latest on Parkinson’s disease
  • Planning for Your Parents: Children as Caregivers
  • Posture Pointers
  • Pre-and-Post Prosthetic Training for Amputees
  • Spinal Cord Injury and Rehabilitation
  • How to Reduce your Chance of Stroke
  • The Effects of Stroke on Communication, Thinking and Swallowing
  • The Role of Occupational Therapy in Cardiac Rehabilitation

* We will do our best to accomodate your request for a Burke speaker. Please provide a minimum of one month notice for speaker requests.

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