Dr. Evelyn Brust, of Westside Family Clinic in Bend, recently attended the conference “Lyme Disease: An Integrative Approach,” in Vancouver, Wash.
Chris and Laura Cooper, physical therapists for Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy at The Athletic Club of Bend, attended the Gray Institute's “Chain Reaction 3D” course in Seattle, which focused on assessing and applying movement three dimensionally in physical therapy.
Siiri Berg, a physical therapist at Healing Bridge Physical Therapy in Bend, attended The Center Foundation's “21st Century Treatment of the Spine” class, which focused on diagnostic corrective procedures, pain management and rehabilitation.
Dr. Carl Ryan & Associates Optometrists has become Lifetime Vision Care, LLC and Dr. Derri Sandberg has become a partner in the practice. Dr. Sandberg has been working with the practice for more than three years. She has a doctorate of optometry from Pacific University College of Optometry.
Taryn Dubose has joined Rebound Physical Therapy's east Bend and Redmond clinics as an occupational therapist and hand therapist. Dubose received a master's degree in occupational therapy from University of Washington in 2003 and a bachelor's degree in kinesiology from California Polytechnic State University in 2000. She has experience with a broad spectrum of upper extremity diagnoses including cumulative trauma/repetitive strain injuries, traumatic/acute injures and post-surgical treatment.
Dr. Gary Plant, of Madras Medical Group, has been installed as president of the Oregon Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Plant has been a member of OAFP since 2004 and on the board of the organization since 2006.
Dr. S. Miles Rudd, of Warm Springs, was chosen by the OAFP as a delegate to the American Academy of Family Physicians.