Dr. Sarah Blanton Selected to Participate in 2012 ERRIS Workshop on Grant Writing

Sarah Blanton, PT, DPT, NCS

Sarah Blanton, PT, DPT, NCS

Dr. Sarah Blanton has been selected to participate in the 2012 ERRIS (Enhancing Rehabilitation Research in the South) Workshop on Grant Writing to be held in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Dr. Blanton is Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation Medicine, and currently the site project coordinator for the ICARE (Interdisciplinary Comprehensive Arm Rehabilitation Evaluation in stroke) national clinical trial.

Dr. Blanton presented the following poster presentations at the World Congress of Physical Therapy in Amsterdam this summer:

Blanton S, Doussoulin A. “Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy in Temuco, Chile – An International Example of Translational Collaborative Research to Foster Evidenced Based Practice.” World Congress of Physical Therapy, Amsterdam, June 2011.

Blanton S, Pullen S, Lieberman R, Zajax-Cox L. “Increasing Cultural Competency among Healthcare Providers for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Individuals: A Pilot Program.” World Congress of Physical Therapy, Amsterdam, Holland, June 2011.

Doussoulin A, Saiz JL, Blanton S. “Psychometric Properties of Motor Activity Log-30 in patients with paretic upper limb of stroke in Chile.” World Congress of Physical Therapy, Amsterdam, Holland, June 2011.