BIO: Shoulder Rehabilitation Course Instructor Tambra Marik, OTR/L, OTD, CHT



Presenter:  Tambra Marik, OTR/L, OTD, CHT, is a licensed Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Therapist, and Doctor of Occupational Therapy. Dr. Marik has over 15 years of experience with specialization in assessment, treatment and reha­bilitation of the upper extremity emphasizing evidence-based interventions combined with practical clinical application. Her training includes manual techniques combined with exercise, modalities, myofascial release, Stott Pilates (certified) with an emphasis in rehabilitation, and various therapeutic taping techniques with proven clinical results. Dr. Marik authored, A Systematic Review of Therapeutic Taping Techniques in 2012, has written or co-authored several book chapters relating to shoulder and elbow rehabilitation and has published in the Journal of Hand Therapy. Currently, she is served as the Education Director of the American Society of Hand Therapists in 2013 & 2014 while now serving as a division member.  Tambra is the Elective Track Director of Upper Extremity Rehabilitation at Rocky Mountain University occupational therapy post-doctorate program. Her teaching style is relaxed and fun with imme­diate clinical application for all levels of therapists.  We are excited she is teaching this incredible course for PTNW!