Elizabeth Larkam is internationally recognized as an innovator of movement education. She was awarded the Medal of the Danish Society of Military Medicine in 2010 in recognition of her efforts to improve the rehabilitation of wounded soldiers. Elizabeth was one of the pioneers of the Pilates Method Alliance® initiative Heroes in Motion®. She introduced this program in a keynote speech at the Pilates Method Alliance® conference in 2013. Elizabeth created the Balanced Body continuing education course, ‘Movement Strategies’ to prepare Pilates teachers to provide effective instruction to clients with severe impediments to motor control. In August 2014, her course was attended by physical therapists from Walter Reed National Military Hospital.