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Events 2017 Spring Conference

Get ready for the 2017 Spring Conference on May 5-6, 2017 at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus - NAU

 

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If you register after May 1 you will not have a pre-printed badge or certificate. We will have blanks onsite for you to fill out.  Please be sure to bring a copy of your registration confirmation.

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Friday May 5

Track 1

Track 2

7:30 - 8:00Check In/RegistrationCheck In/Registration
8:00-8:15Welcome from the President John Heick, DPT, PhD, NCS, OCS, SCSWelcome from the President John Heick, DPT, PhD, NCS, OCS, SCS
8:15- 9:30Four Studies Challenging Conventional Thought Regarding Vital Sign's

Donald Shaw, PT, PhD, D.Min.

Mindfulness and Meditation in Physical therapy Practice: Improved outcomes, happy clinicians, healthy work place

Pauline Lucas, PT, DPT, WCS, PYT

9:30 - 10:00Exhibitor Break Exhibitor Break
10:00 - 11:30

A Review of Biomechanics for physical therapists: or is that torque clockwise or counterclockwise?

James Richard Roush, PT, PhD, ATC

Balance Screening Tools: Push, Pull, TUG, Lean, what does it all mean?

Valerie Carter, PT, DPT, NCS

11:30 - 12:30 LunchLunch
12:30 - 1:15

DPT Presentation

John Heick, DPT, PhD, NCS, OCS, SCS

DPT Presentation

John Heick, DPT, PhD, NCS, OCS, SCS

1:15 -2:00

Effect of Hippotherapy on postural alignment, balance, and gait in an individual with Parkinson's disease: A Case Report

Jessica Short, PT

The Internal Consistency of a Modified Version of the Lower Extremity Functional Scale for Patients Receiving a Total Joint Arthroplasty

Tom Curtis, PT, MS, DSc, OCS

2:00-3:30Five quick and easy tests for screening older adults

James Richard Roush, PT, PhD, ATC

Glenohumeral Impingement Syndrome: Considerations for Examination

Michael Lebec, PT, PhD

3:30-4:00Exhibitor & Refreshment BreakExhibitor & Refreshment Break
4:00 - 5:3010-year review of the Federation of State Board’s Disciplinary Database

Mark Cornwall, PT, PhD & Charles Brown, Executive Director, Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy

10-year review of the Federation of State Board’s Disciplinary Database

Mark Cornwall, PT, PhD & Charles Brown, Executive Director, Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy

5:45-7:30Social Event

1130 Restaurant

Social Event

1130 Restaurant

Saturday May 6

 

Track 1

Track 2

7:30 - 8:00Registration, Committee Breakfasts Registration, Committee Breakfasts
8:00 - 9:30

Early Professional SIG Update

Beth Horn, SPT

Early Professional SIG Update

Beth Horn, SPT

9:30 - 10:00Exhibitor BreakExhibitor Break
10:00 - 11:30

Objective measures for the ACL patient: what works and what is supported by evidence

Linda Denney, PT, PhD, MAppSc (Manip)
Justin Sampley, PT, MPT, OCS, COMT

The Little Known Benefits of Serial Casting for Neuro and Ortho Conditions

Kimberly Chesney, PT, DPT
Kim Gatewood, PT, DPT, NCS
Kay Wing, PT, DPT, NCS "

11:30 - 1:00Luncheon, Membership Business Meeting & Town HallLuncheon, Membership Business Meeting & Town Hall
1:00 - 2:30

Finding Optimal Placement Sites for TENS and Muscle Stimulation

Kenneth Lamm, PT

Measuring Interrecti Distance to Screen for Diastasis Recti Abdominis (DRA)

Tamara Roehling, PT, DPT
Colin Rigney, PT, DPT, OCS, RMSK

2:30 - 3:00Exhibitor BreakExhibitor Break
3:00 - 4:30

cCMV as an Occupational Risk for Physical Therapists: What PTs Don’t Know They Need to Know

Jodi Thomas, PT, DPT, PCS

Taking Away Pain

Dr. Raymond J. Petras, BE, MA, PhD

4:30 - 5:30
Adjournment
5:45 PM

PT Pub Night - Mother Brunch Brewing

825 N 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85006

PT Pub Night - Mother Brunch Brewing

825 N 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85006

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