PowerUp: Webinar Series for Women in O&P

PowerUp is a free webinar series where women in O&P come together to discuss important topics in career and personal growth. Join us as we build a community of women empowering women in O&P.

Past Webinars

Recognizing Microaggressions and the Impact in the Workplace

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Microaggressions – often unintentional expressions of racism, sexism, ageism, or ableism. They come out in seemingly innocuous comments by people who might be well-intentioned. They can make a workplace feel uncomfortable, unsafe, and toxic.


Finding Your Best Approach: Advancing Your Career & Achieving Work/Life Effectiveness

Thursday, October 17, 2019 

Panelists shared their experiences and perspectives on work/life effectiveness, along with their approach to achieving success in their careers. Moderated by Regina Weger, Vice President and General Manager of Southern Prosthetic Supply.


  • Wendy Beattie, MA, CPO, FAAOP, Clinical and Program Director, Eastern Michigan University
  • C. Leigh Davis, MSPO, CPO, FAAOP, Orthotist/Prosthetist, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
  • Gabrielle Brodehl, CPO, Hanger Clinic Manager