Christiane Perme is the owner of Perme ICU Rehab Seminars and a Clinical Development Specialist at the Houston Methodist Hospital, where she has practiced for the past 30 years with a large variety of complex patients in ICU and acute care. Mrs. Perme has published 12 articles and is co-author in 9 book chapters. She has extensive experience in treating adult patients in ICU with special interest in patients requiring mechanical ventilation.
Mrs. Perme is a world renowned speaker with presentations in Colombia (2017), Puerto Rico and Germany in 2016, Denmark (2015), Russia (2014), Brazil (2015, 2013, 2012, 2010), Nigeria (2011), and at the World Physical Therapy Congress (Netherlands-2011, Canada-2007, Spain-2003).
Christiane 's Courses:
ICU and Acute Care Update: Focus on Early Mobility
What others are saying:
An excellent educator to gain knowledge and pragmatic clinical approach to safely and efficiently practice in ICU. I gained immense knowledge and improved confidence to practice in ICU settings. - Skariah Varghese, PT
Chris did a stellar job at presenting a realistic picture of the knowledge, complexities, and challenges that physical therapists face in mobilizing patients in the ICU. Very knowledgeable and approachable. A great mentor. - Tom Benson, PT
"Almost everybody in my department now has taken this course. It was the #1 recommended course by my manager and colleagues when I started working in Acute Care. I found it entirely applicable." - Teri S
"This course covered areas I was unclear on and other areas I didn't even know I was unclear on! Chris was very interactive, relevant, patient, knowledgeable, realistic and extremely helpful. This course and booklet are some of the most useful pieces of information and power I've received! I will be a better therapist and clinician for years to come because of this course!"
"Excellent class. It was one of the best continuuing education courses I have taken. This will really help me day to day with my patients. I will strongly recommend this course to my colleagues."
"This was the best course I've ever taken. Chris's content and approach on explaining the material was well organized. Every question that I've ever had was answered at this course."
"This is one of the best courses I've ever taken. The instructor was able to explain each subject in such a fantastic way that even a layperson could understand. It makes me excited to return to work and try out all that I learned."