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Using Phones, Tablets, Laptops and Other Ergonomic Challenges

June 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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A webinar hosted by the Members Helping Members (MHM)

The convenience of phones and tablets is wonderful, but their use can take a toll on our necks. We often use these tools to stay connected while being mobile. Combine these and our laptops while traveling and many of us begin to have serious discomfort, particularly in our necks and shoulders. How can we use these tools and still stay healthy and pain-free? Join us to learn some strategies and tips so that you can enjoy the convenience without the discomfort.

Speakers:

  • Leo Malca, a Bank retiree is a Certified Ergonomist, Yoga Teacher and a Fitness/Wellness Coach. Leo worked for the Bank for over 30 years and now is working as a consultant with the Ergo Team in HSD. She will share the workshop she has been offering to Bank staff throughout the pandemic to help you make your home-office a better and safer place to work, emphasizing safe practices using mobile devices to protect your neck!
  • Stephanie Coleman, PT, DPT, AOEAS.  Dr. Coleman is a physical therapist and ergonomist with over 20 years experience. Stephanie is a board certified orthopedic specialist as well as an advanced office ergonomic assessment specialist. She is part of HSD Ergo team as well as the co-founder of Body Wellness DC, a Washington DC based physical therapy clinic specializing in ergonomic assessment and treatment of complex musculoskeletal issues.

Moderator: Lesley Shneier, MHM Co-Chair (lshneier@1818alumniwbg.org)

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Join by WebEx
Meeting number: 172 929 8003
Password: 1818Society

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1-650-479-3207 Call-in number (US/Canada)
Access code: 172 929 8003

Details

Date:
June 24
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

(via WebEx Connection Only)

Organizer

Members Helping Members (MHM) Group