On Wednesday, February 26, St. John’s Medical Center Words on Wellness
will host the lunchtime learning presentation, “Healthy Backs”
at the Teton County Library from noon to 1 pm.
This presentation will offer information on spine anatomy and biomechanics,
back pain prevention and management, and the impact of winter sports and
other activities on back pain.
Presenter Nola Peacock is a physical therapist and wellness specialist
at St. John’s Medical Center. She has a Bachelor’s degree
in Exercise & Sport Science, and Master’s and Doctorate of Science
degrees in Physical Therapy. Her research study, “Prevalence of
low back pain in alpine ski instructors,” was published in the Journal
of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy.
For more information, please call 739-7466. Wednesday's presentation
is part of the St. John's Medical Center Words on Wellness program.
Media Contact: Karen Connelly at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 739 7380