DizzyFIT: Vestibular Fitness to Improve Balance & Movement Free Introductory Lecture with Dr. Naseem Chatiwala (Studio)

Discover how targeted exercise can help those with vestibular disorders feel grounded, stronger, balanced and with more energy to participate in activities.

This lecture provides an introduction to the new 6-week series, DizzyFIT: Vestibular Fitness to Improve Balance & Fitness with Dr. Naseem Chatiwala, starting Wednesday, September 14 and October 26

Location

Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind & Body
310 Baker Ave


instructor

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Naseem Chatiwala

Naseem Chatiwala is founder and owner of Rehab Health360. As a board-certified neuro clinical specialist and a certified vestibular clinical specialist with over 20 years of experience as a physical therapist treating a variety of complex neuro diagnosis, she was instrumental in developing the neuro and concussion program at The Clough Family Center for Rehabilitative and Sports Therapies and helped develop guidelines for its balance clinic, vestibular screening, baseline testing, return to play, and graded exercise protocols. Ms. Chatiwala is an adjunct faculty at the MGH Institute of Health Professions and the UMass Lowell physical therapy program and a course developer and instructor through Summit Professional Education, where she teaches continuing education courses on stroke and vestibular rehabilitation. Ms. Chatiwala has presented at various conferences and was awarded the 2019 Excellence in Education at the Emerson Rehab annual awards. She is the co-author of "Utilization of Physical Therapy Process of Care and Psychosocial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Physical Therapist" that was recently published in the prestigious Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Journal.