Permobil Americas today announced that Virginia “Ginger” Walls has been named its Director of Clinical Sales and Education. Permobil will look to Ginger to lead its clinical education efforts across North and South America.
“Permobil is excited to have Ginger in this leadership role,” said Todd Walling, SVP of Sales. “Ginger has been part of our clinical sales and education team since 2015 and actually defined the role of the clinical education manager. Her performance, experience, professionalism, work ethic and passion for improving people’s lives makes her the perfect choice. We are excited to have her leading the industry’s best education team!”
Ginger has over 31 years of experience as a physical therapist in the area of neuro rehab and wheelchair seating and mobility. Prior to joining Permobil in 2015, she directed outpatient therapy clinics and the seating/mobility program at Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, D.C. Additionally, Ginger has provided a variety of continuing education courses, articles, and lectures in the area of wheelchair seating and mobility for many years. She has presented at major industry conferences including ISS, RESNA, and the PVA Summit.
“It is an honor and privilege to be a part of the Permobil Team, and especially to follow in the footsteps of Brandon Edmondson, whose great vision our team is committed to carrying forward," said Ginger Walls. I’m excited about the opportunities ahead of us to facilitate more people to achieve greater outcomes by access to today’s technology; this access begins with education on the value CRT offers for all stakeholders – consumers, clinicians, providers, and payers.”
Permobil’s clinical sales and education team is responsible for conducting clinical in-services, CEU classes and training for sales managers, clinicians and ATPs in wheelchair seating and mobility. This team collaborates with product and clinical marketing, research, product development and government affairs. In addition, they contribute to development of clinical sales tools, resources, webinars, blogs, and various resources for the external sales team.