North FL

The SOCRA Northern Florida Chapter
in conjunction with
the University of Florida Health Street and Cancer Connections 


"Updates in the role of Physical Therapy for Patients with Head & Neck Cancer"

Speakers: Derly Munoz & Shannon Blewett
UF Health Rehabilitation Oncology

Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm  

Location: HealthStreet, 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL

Speakers' Affiliation: University of Florida             

Derly Munoz, PT and Shannon Blewett, PT

Physical Therapists see outpatient oncology patients with different cancer diagnoses daily. Patients are seen prior to and after surgery, during and after radiation, as well as patients on chemotherapy



  • Participants will understand PT implications for head and neck cancer
  • Attendees will learn about new interventions in the treatment of head and neck cancer
  • Audience will know about Lymphedema management and UF Health's protocol


SOCRA CEUs available: 1 (for SOCRA members)   

Questions:For more information call Cheri Knecht 352-294-4882 or Barb Thomas

Please bring your own lunch or RSVP for a healthy lunch provided with your $4 contribution.

 SOCRA members and non-members welcome!