PT Prevention Talks - Balance and Fall Prevention (in-person)

We hope you'll join us for any/all sessions of this 3-part series on preventing injury and staying fit while aging! "PT Prevention Talks" will be led by Physical Therapists with OSU Wexner Medical Center and occur once a month from April - June.

On April 21st, we'll welcome PT Lori Deshetler* to talk about "Balance and Fall Prevention". The session will be a combination of lecture and simple, interactive exercises.

Schedule: Wednesday April 21st, 5:30 - 6:30pm

Location: The Philip Heit Center (150 W. Main St, New Albany)

*Lori Deshetler is a Physical Therapist with OSU WMC in the Philip Heit Center. She has been practicing physical therapy for 30 years and loves focusing on prevention and education with her patients.


Please note: this is the IN-PERSON option. We will also offer a virtual option, but if you want to attend virtually, you need to register under that separate program.

Some important notes about COVID-precautions:
-The number of participants will be limited and spread out to allow for social distancing.
- Attendees must wear a mask for the duration of the program.
-The Philip Heit Center is equipped with an HVAC system that meets the strict compliance standards for air flow and filtration required by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
- Lastly, if you are showing any symptoms of sickness, please stay home.

Program Type HNA Senior Connections
Program Subcategory -
Program Code PT Prevention Talks
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 3/15/2021
Enrollment End Date 4/20/2021
Lori Deshetler, OSU Physical Therapist
Gender Any Gender
Enrollment Minimum 5
Maximum 16
Grade Minimum -
Maximum -
Age Minimum 55
Maximum -
No Fee
Residency Restriction -None-
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $0.00
Wednesday - 04/21/2021
Start Time 5:30 PM
End Time 6:30 PM
Location The Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany