Speakers Bureau


Gaylord Specialty Healthcare brings its medical expertise and educational programs directly to you through our Speakers Bureau. This free community service includes physicians, nurses, therapists, dietitians and other health care experts who can provide information on diverse topics in health care.

The list includes topics addressed by health care professionals at Gaylord. Please ask us about other topic suggestions. Presentations can be tailored to meet your group’s needs. We require at least 4 weeks advance notice to accommodate requests. Topic availability may vary, depending on time and location of event. Additional restrictions may apply. For more information or to request a speaker, contact Gaylord Public Relations at (203) 284-2829 or

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • What’s New in Spinal Cord Injury Research and Treatment?
  • Contemporary Treatment for Spasticity
  • Stroke Prevention Takes More than a Stroke of Luck
  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Rehabilitation
  • Assistive Technology: Putting the Function Back in Functionality for People with Disabilities
  • Steps to Success in Lymphedema Management
  • Falls: The Preventable Accident
  • The Truth about Osteoporosis
  • Armed and Dangerous: Common Causes of Shoulder Pain
  • Waging War with Weekend Warriors: Learn How to Protect Yourself from Injury
  • Put Your Back into It: Learning How to Treat Lower Back Pain
  • Get Prepared for Joint Replacement: Before and After Surgery
  • In the Swim: The Benefits of Aquatic Therapy
  • Rehabilitation Treatment Options in MS


  • Facts and Myths of Nutritional Supplements
  • Super Foods for a Super You

Pain Management

  • Get Your Back Up: Learning to Live with Back Pain
  • How to Manage Your Pain the Non-narcotic Way

Sleep Disorders

  • Contemporary Treatment Options for Sleep Disorders
  • Women, Menopause and the Pursuit of a Good Night’s Sleep
  • Back-to-School Bedtime Blues: Children and Sleep
  • It’s All about Stress: Dealing with Weight, Nutrition, Sleep and Exercise
  • Teens and Sleep
  • How to Get the Best Sleep of Your Life: Solutions for Insomnia

General Wellness Topics

  • Exercise and Older Adults
  • Stress Busters: Less Stress Will Lead You to Better Health
  • ThinkFirst: What Every Parent and Teen Should Know about Injury Prevention
  • The Hearing Challenge: Hearing Loss and Treatment Options


Gaylord Hospital Gaylord Wellness Center Gaylord Sleep Medicine / Guilford
Gaylord Hospital

Gaylord Farm Road

Wallingford, CT 06492

(203) 284-2800

Gaylord Physical Therapy, Orthopedics
and Sports Medicine

8 Devine Street

North Haven, CT 06473

203-230-9226 / 203-284-2818 Sleep Medicine

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare