PANELIST: MICHELE M. WEAVER, PT, DPT, NCS
Michele graduated from Central Michigan University with her Master of Science in physical therapy in 2004 and her Doctorate in physical therapy in 2010. She is a physical therapist and the Neurological Clinical Rehabilitation Specialist at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan with over 16 years of experience. She is certified by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in Neurologic Physical Therapy and began her 2-year term as a select member of the Specialization Academy of Content Experts, in January 2020. In addition to the clinical care of individuals with neurological and neuromuscular disorders in the out-patient setting, she is the physical therapist for the ALS, Neuromuscular Disease, and the Deep Brain Stimulator clinics. Dr. Weaver has provided many educational offerings to the community, her colleagues through Internal Speakers Bureaus at Spectrum Health, and is an adjunct instructor at Grand Valley State University’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy program in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Michele currently has no conflicts of interest or disclosures.
PANELIST: KERRI J. VRYHOF, MOT, OTR
Kerri has worked as an Occupational Therapist with Spectrum Health for more than 20 years. In the past 8 years, she specialized in working with people with PD, MSA, and other neuro-muscular conditions. She is LSVT BIG certified, has partnered with the Kirk Gibson Foundation, and enjoys working with individuals or groups, focusing on living well with Parkinson’s. Kerri currently has no conflicts of interest or disclosures.