LAS VEGAS – Cure 4 The Kids Foundation (C4K) announced that Brooke Conway-Kleven has been hired to manage its physical medicine department.
Conway-Kleven earned her undergraduate degree from the University of San Francisco and her doctor of physical therapy degree from UNLV. She is currently working on her Ph. D. in public health with an emphasis in epidemiology and biostatistics. Conway-Kleven is conducting her
dissertation on acute inflammatory biomarkers following sub-concussive head impact in professional athletes. However, she plans to progress her research interests into the pediatric and oncologic populations. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and holds advanced certifications in functional dry needling and precision nutrition and is a certified exercise physiologist.
The C4K Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation aims to improve the function and quality of life for its patients by decreasing pain, improving mobility, and minimizing secondary comorbidities associated with their diagnoses.
“Brooke’s experience and passion ensures the best possible outcomes for our children working to improve their lives and daily function from a wide range of medical diagnoses,” said Annette Logan-Parker, president and CEO of Cure 4 The Kids Foundation. “Our physical medicine department is one of our newer services and assists with rehab from surgeries and
About Cure 4 The Kids Foundation
Founded in Las Vegas in 2007, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation provides high-quality, research-focused medical treatment to children battling cancer and other life-threatening conditions. Cure 4 The Kids Foundation operates the only outpatient childhood cancer treatment center in Nevada and is proudly accredited by The Joint Commission. This stringent medical accreditation and the required unannounced inspections ensure patients are getting the best care possible. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation increases access to specialized treatments that improve patient outcomes. Its Charity Care Program provides high-quality treatment on a sliding-scale basis. No patient is ever turned away for financial reasons. For more information, visit www.cure4thekids.org.