February, 2016 -      Susan Welsh 

Susan Welsh, PT, PhD, graduated from LSUMC Physical Therapy in 1974. She has been the director of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Delgado Community College in New Orleans since 1991 and was a faculty member at LSUMC SAHP Physical Therapy Program from 1992 - 1995.

Susan has been studying Tai Chi since 1994, and she began studying with Master Yang Yang in 1997. She has participated in five intensive training retreats and several 1-day workshops on Chen Style Tai Chi with Master Yang Yang. Susan attended the first Teacher Certification Training for Yang Yang's Evidence-Based Traditional Taiji (EBT) ProgramSM  in 2007 and did a refresher course in the EBT Program in 2015.

Dr. Welsh is currently teaching community-based Tai Chi classes in New Orleans at the Uptown Shepherd Center. She has used Tai Chi with patients in the rehab setting to improve balance, gait and coordination and in the wellness setting to reduce stress, and improve fitness.

 

MARCH, 2016 -   DR. GEORGIA LEA; MRS. LOUISIANA USA UNIVERSAL, DENISE MCKNIGHT                                                                                                              

APRIL, 2016  -  DR. JAY RAO & JERRY WHITE

MAY, 2016 -  DEPUTY BUFFA, JPSO

JUNE, 2016  -   "ALTERNATIVE SPORTS & EXERCISE PANEL" Mitch Biancato- Personal In-Home Trainer; Greg Roniger-Rock Steady Boxing; Lindsay Reynolds- Wellness Center; Susan Welsh--Tai Chi                                                                                   

JULY, 2016  -   "WHAT'S NEXT FOR US" ?"  How to choose an Assisted Living / Retirement Facility Panel: ATRIUM, BROOKDALE, CHRISTWOOD, FIDELIS, HOME INSTEAD, LAMBETH HOUSE, ST. FRANCIS VILLA                             

AUGUST, 2016 - CATHERINE GILLASPY, RN DUOPA TREATMENT & PUMP

SEPTEMBER, 2016  -  RICH BAUDRY, BAUDRY THERAPY CENTER 

OCTOBER, 2016  -   CHRIS RUSH, NEUPRO PATCH  SALES   SPECIALIST

NOVEMBER, 2016  -  "THE COSTS OF GROWING OLDER" PANEL: ASSISTED LIVING - KELLY PATUREAU; LEGAL MATTERS-T. ROBERT IACOUR, ATTY; RETIREMENT INVESTING--JEFFREY MESSINA EDWARD JONES; SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY--DANIEL RITER INSPIRED LIVING AT KENNER; VA ASSISTANCE--ANGIE COTTON INDEPENDENCE CARE      

JANUARY, 2017  -   DR. JAY RAO  /   DR. BRIAN COPELAND  LSU NEUROLOGY  HEALTHCARE NETWORK CLINIC