2023-2024 Brooks IHL Residents/Fellows Cohort

The Brooks Institute of Higher Learning is excited to announce that we are back to in person presentations!

The 2023-2024 Brooks IHL Neurologic, Pediatric and Neurologic Occupational Therapy Fellows will be presenting their 1st Case Presentation. The Brooks IHL would like to invite you to join us to hear the latest evidence-based management for rehabilitation practice! The presentations will be held in 2 large meeting rooms. Attendees will have the option to move throughout the rooms and observe the presentations of their choosing.

Date/Time and Location: 
October 3rd, 2023: 4:30 – 7 pm
Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital – University Campus
3599 University Blvd S. Jacksonville, Florida 32216
Room: Brooks Assembly 1 & 2

Intended Audience:
All clinicians and clinical students!

Contact Hours:
This event is approved for 2.5 contact hours  by the following boards:

  • Florida Physical Therapy Association
  • Florida Board of Occupational Therapy

This event is approved for 2 contact hours by the following boards:

  • Florida Board of Speech Language Pathology
  • Florida Board of Nursing


Please use the Eventbrite link on the top of this page to register for the Neurologic OT Fellows, Neurologic and Pediatric PT Residents presentation room.

To Register for the Orthopaedic, Sports and Women’s Health Residents presentation room on October 3rd from 6:30 – 8:30pm, please click here.

*Please note: To receive contact hours for both rooms, please make sure you sign the attendance sheet in each room you attend. 

Presentation Schedule:

4:30 – 4:45 pm Sierra Maihack: Effects of Sideways Walking Training on Functional Ambulation in Acute Traumatic Brain Injury

4:45 – 5:00 pm Lindsey Talcott: Adapting an Orthopedic Approach to Promote Functional Shoulder Use Post Spinal Cord Injury

5:00 – 5:15 pm Kelsye Ramelb:  Don’t Be Neglectful of Neglect: Addressing Hemineglect within Physical Therapy Treatment in an Individual Post-Stroke

5:15 – 5:30 pm Nicole Caruso: Effects of Deliberate Hyperventilation on MAP during Orthostatic Hypotension in a Patient with Tetraplegia

5:30 – 5:45 pm Jocelynn Aguilar: Restoring Upper Extremity Function in Low Level TBI Patients Experiencing CRPS

5:45 – 6:00 pm BREAK         

6:00 – 6:15 pm Olivia Saunders: Retained Primitive Reflexes: Impact and Integration in a Child with Cerebral Palsy

6:15 – 6:30 pm Allie Pruett: Utilization of Augmented Feedback to Promote Motor Performance Post TBI.

6:30 – 6:45 pm Jasmine Grays: Use of Rhythmic Auditory Stimulation in Treatment of GMFCS-III Cerebral Palsy

6:45 – 7:00 pm Kalie West: Return to Sport: Cruise Edition