MICHEL JANET (SHELLY) DENES, PT, C/NDT

Shelly Denes, PT, C/NDT, is an expert in fall prevention with more than 25 years of experience treating patients with hemiplegia, neuromuscular disorders, traumatic brain injury, and spinal cord injuries.  She has a special interest in advanced technology for helping patients move safely, and she has been involved extensively with neuroprosthetic devices, lower extremity orthotics, and exoskeleton robotics. 



Ms. Denes travels nationally to present seminars on fall prevention and geriatric rehabilitation, and she is known for her dynamic, hands-on teaching style.  She has also shared her insights with practicing professionals at annual physical therapy association meetings and through adjunct university work  Additionally, her expertise has been presented through expert witness work, both nationally and locally.  Ms. Denes is a graduate of University of Michigan’s physical therapy program, and she earned her certification in Neurodevelopmental Treatment (NDT) from the Rehab Institute of Chicago. 





Speaker Disclosures:



Financial: Michel Janet (Shelly) Denes has an employment relationship with the Center for Spinal Cord Injury Recovery. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.



Nonfinancial: Michel Janet (Shelly) Denes has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.