Paula Cox, PT, DSc, PCS, is a board-certified pediatric PT with over 35 years of experience in pediatric rehabilitation.  She is a member of the APTA, the APPT, and the IL PT Association.  Dr. Cox served on the APPT’s NICU to EI transition work group.  She is committee chair for the APPT course Advanced Clinical Practice in Pediatric Therapy, an ongoing APPT course that investigates current theories and EBP across pediatric settings.  Dr Cox presents the EI segment for this course.  She operates a private pediatric practice in the Chicago area and provided ongoing mentoring to PT’s in 2013 from the University of Oklahoma.  Her doctoral research examined the use of a robotic scooter to provide early autonomous locomotion for infants with Down Syndrome.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Paula Cox maintains a private practice and has an employment relationship with Midwestern University. She receives compensation as a consultant. She receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Paula Cox has no relevant non-financial relationships.