Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

What does hunting, 80’s music, and Megadeath have in common?

Posted on: December 23rd, 2014 by monroewheelchair

These are all things Monroe Wheelchair’s 2014 Employee of the Year, Ron Michael, loves to do when he is not out in the field going above and beyond for our customers. Ron, an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) in the Rochester Office, was awarded this annual honor at our holiday party earlier this month (he also snagged an “Authentically Ugly Sweater” […]


National Quantum Spokesman, Bryan Anderson, Inspires Rochester

Posted on: September 26th, 2013 by monroewheelchair

Quantum Rehab, a division of Pride Mobility Products, and Monroe Wheelchair are sponsoring Anderson’s visit to Rochester this week to share his motivational story at the Spinal Cord Injury Health Fair. Bryan is an Iraq War veteran, Purple Heart Recipient, Author, and Quantum Rehab National Spokesperson. The fair will be held Saturday, September 28th from 9:15 […]


Track Championship Within Reach

Posted on: August 30th, 2012 by monroewheelchair

We are keeping our fingers crossed for our favorite #66 dirt racecar driver, Danny Wiesner, as he races for his 2nd straight Sportsman Series Track Championship honor this Saturday, September 1st. The race will take place at 7pm at Candandaigua Motorsports Park where Danny goes into the night with a 41 point lead over the 2nd place […]


Mobility Management Update

Posted on: March 18th, 2011 by monroewheelchair

Schmeler: ISS Tops 1,800 Attendees By Laurie Watanabe Mar 16, 2011 In its inaugural visit to Nashville, Tenn., the International Seating Symposium (ISS) tallied more than 1,800 attendees. According to course director Mark Schmeler, Ph.D., OTR/L, ATP, that breaks down to approximately 1,400 conference registrants and 450 exhibitor staff for the event that ran March […]


Impacting the Future of Complex Rehab Technology

Posted on: February 24th, 2011 by monroewheelchair

Doug Westerdahl, owner of Monroe Wheelchair, along with 2 other Monroe employees (Mickae Lee and Jen Loughner), headed to Washington, D.C. last week to advocate for the future of Complex Rehab Technology. They teamed up with over 150 consumers, therapists, suppliers, and manufacturers from all over the country to “divide and conquer” more than 200 Senate […]


On the Road to Capitol Hill

Posted on: February 2nd, 2011 by monroewheelchair

Monroe Wheelchair has been busy these days scheduling appointments for consumers, therapists, suppliers, and manufacturers of Complex Rehab Technology products and services to meet with Members of Congress on February 17th, 2011. This gathering is part of CELA (Continuing Education And Legislative Advocacy Conference) 2011 where these advocates from around the country will fight for […]


Monroe Wheelchair Nominated for a National Philanthropy Award

Posted on: September 14th, 2010 by monroewheelchair

Earlier this Summer Rochester Rehabilitation nominated Monroe Wheelchair for a National Philanthropy Day Award in the Outstanding Corporation category. National Philanthropy Day, in conjunction with The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), celebrates the critical role philanthropy plays in helping nonprofit organizations provide a broad spectrum of important services. The National Philanthropy Day Awards honor the […]


Monroe Wheelchair on Capital Hill

Posted on: May 7th, 2010 by monroewheelchair

On April 29, 2010,  over 200  industry professionals, clinicians, and consumer advocates  from around the country  met in Washington, D.C. for the annual CELA (Continuing Education and Legislative Advocacy) conference.  Their purpose? To fight for the future of Complex Rehab Technology. These people met with 225 Senate and Congressional offices in hopes of having their […]


Education Around Town

Posted on: March 15th, 2010 by monroewheelchair

Please join Monroe Wheelchair and the ROHO Institute for Continuing Education and Research as we host: Clinical Decisions Under Pressure. This CEU (.2 CEU/2 CEC) event will be held in Albany-April 12th, Syracuse-April 13th, and Rochester-April 14th,and is focused on providing wound care clinicians with the tools necessary to make informed decisions in the selection […]