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 2nd 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: 
December 5th, 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 Jennifer Barnett: Effect of Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation on Spinal Cord Injury-Related Dysesthesia

4:45 – 5:00 pm Emily Houck: Rhythmic Auditory Stimulation for Treatment of Ataxic Gait Following Lateral Medullary Stroke

5:00 – 5:15 pm Nicole Caruso: Effects of Positive Reinforcement on Functional Independence in a Patient with Functional Neurological Disorder

5:15 – 5:30 pm Gianna Neutts: A multidimensional approach to increased functional mobility for Chronic Guillian Barre syndrome

5:30 – 5:45 pm Lindsey Talcott: Aerobic Exercise Priming to Improve Functional Cognition Post Autoimmune Encephalitis

5:45 – 6:00 pm BREAK

6:00 – 6:15 pm Erin Esposito: A “Push” for Virtual Reality: using VR to decrease ipsilateral lateropulsion after stroke

6:15 – 6:30 pm Jasmine Grays: Physical Therapy Treatment for Gross Motor Delay in Toddler with EDS

6:30 – 6:45 pm Kylie Lavine: Tiny, but Mighty! A Case Series Exploring Clinical Decision Making for a Physical Therapist in the NICU

6:45 – 7:00 pm Kalie West: Utilization of Tall Kneeling to Improve Gait and Standing Mechanics in a Patient Post Stroke