We wish to thank this year's CP Prep for Life speakers, panelists, sponsors, attendees, volunteers and the Marq Southlake!
Alyssa V Phillips Foundation and Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez of 1 CP Place PLLC, was able to bring together over 175 family members and 22 professionals, focused on the specific aspects of Cerebral Palsy, as well as a dozen panelist and guest speaker, Carol Shrader, all with the goal of sharing information and establishing connections allowing everyone... to learn more about how to help children with CP and their families live their very BEST lives. There is a long list of people to thank in making this conference a success: Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez, MD of 1 CP Place, Our PLATINUM sponsor: Medtronic, Our GOLD sponsors: EY, IPSEN, Bath Expo, Wells Fargo and Neurological Recovery Center, Our SILVER sponsors: NuMotion, Ottobock, PRC, Southwestern Medical Reps, Inc., Lift-Aids, Inc, Quantum, Freedom Concepts Inc., Stealth Products and Leggero, Our BRONZE sponsors, Beginning Steps Therapy, Inc, CASCADE The Dafo People, Comprehensive Therapy Services and Amy's Wish with Wings, Our BREAKFAST sponsor: LifeCare Prosthetics & Orthotics, Our REGISTRATION sponsor: Nationwide Children's, Our Travel Sponsor: Southwest Airlines. Speakers: Dr. Jeffery Leonard MD; Dr. Jeffery Waugh MD PhD; Dr. Andrew Gordon MD; Dr. Lawrence Tychsen MD; Dr. Ann Tilton MD; Dr. Robert Lane Wimberly; Kerry Agins, Esq ; Dr. Nathalie Maitre MD; Deann O'Lenick MS, CCC-SLP, MBA, PhD; Gayle Talley PT, ATP; Will Jiron ATP, CRTS; Keith Smith CO, LO, FAAOP; James Arnold PT, DPT; Mallory Ponce PT, DPT; Diane Damiano PhD, PT; Jennifer Miros MPT; Cammie Gray MSPT; Megan Blaufuss OTR/L, MS, CPAM; Courtney Garcia MS/SLP; Kristi Immitt OTR, CIMI; Jennifer Donahue MST, PATH Intl.; Thank you to our panelist: Paul Phillips III, Nathalie Maitre, Lisa Appleman, Carol Shrader, Cindy Udelhofen, Lide Winburn, Katherine Hall, Savannah Mitcham, Tiffany Eickhoff, Jack Ellston, Duncan Winburn, and Alyssa V. Phillips for speaking. Additionally, thank you to Culinary Art Catering for doing a great job catering breakfast, lunch and dinner. A special thank you to our wonderful volunteers, Alicia Crawford, Reed Thompson, Joshua McKaron, Lauren Green, Shule Han, Haiyan (Abby) Yu, Claire Shrader, Ashley Boggs, Nicole Phillips, Adam Chernoff, Nick Farris, Kristen Barr, Wes Johnston, Kyle Libby, Justin Cooley, Michael Collins, Jake Sigler, Rounaq Hussain, Christi Hernandez, Yuguang Ma, Emily Tutt, Jonathan Campbell and Jordan Campbell. Thank you to the Marq Southlake and staff, a special thank you to Ruben Hernandez for all his efforts behind the scenes. Thank you to Anna Marie Champion for assisting in final preparations and helping to ensure a successful event. Finally, and most importantly, another THANK YOU to all the families and supporters who participated or otherwise contributed to a successful event, photos will soon be posted!