Professional Development

With our staff of clinical specialists, adjunct faculty, advanced degrees and staff presence at many national conference- education is fundamental to our practitioners and a promise to our patient.

Good Shepherd physical, occupational and speech therapists are respected rehabilitation medicine experts. They lecture locally and nationally, participate in clinical research and continually explore the most current therapies to help patients meet their treatment goals.

As part of our commitment to education, we offer training opportunities in order to foster professional development through programs including:

2019 Research Day

Save the Date for the Fifth Annual Research Day, presented by Penn Medicine's Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department and Good Shepherd Penn Partners. This year's event will take place on Wednesday, June 5th. The Good Shepherd Penn Partners Research Committee invites you to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation. Abstracts which have been submitted or presented at other conferences will be considered. The closing date for the submission of abstracts is April 1st. Authors will be notified by April 15th of acceptance. No walk-in posters will be accepted at Research Day.

  • Click here to view the abstract submission guidelines.
  • Click here to submit an abstract for consideration.