Crystal St. Laurent, Director of Sales & Marketing will speaking on behalf of Wheelers’ Paramill about an innovative approach to rehabilitation and fitness. Wheelers'' Paramill is a USA company founded by Larry Pestes of Oregon. After injuring his spinal cord in a motorcycle accident, Larry spent years researching ways for wheelchair users to rehabilitate and exercise independently and in a controlled environment. Thus the patented Paramill was born. Manual wheelchair users now have a new opportunity to achieve cardio workouts, strength and conditioning. The machine enables a new approach to SCI rehabilitation and research.
Included in this seminar is an opportunity to learn about a new way to provide innovative rehabilitation, proper technique and training. Exploring ways to observe patients in a stationary position to prevent potential injury. The speaker will discuss the ability to gain cardio, strength and conditioning without using lower extremities.