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Events 2018 Student Conclave

Midwestern University

19555 N 59th Ave

Glendale,

United States

Please join us for the Arizona Student Conclave Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Midwestern University! Network with PT and PTA students, meet exhibitors, and attend presentations from world-renowned physical therapists who have made an immense impact on our profession.

We have an exciting day planned, beginning with inspiring Ignite sessions from nominated professors from the Arizona Universities.

Be electrified by our rockstar lineup of speakers, raffles, and social media challenge. Get energized about our profession and network with over 200 PT and PTA students from all programs in Arizona. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the AZ Student Special Interest Group movement where we have captured national attention! Your AZ SSIG leaders provide resources for you to successfully enter the workforce and continue advancing our profession. Don’t miss out on this annual learning opportunity!

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Registration Online! $40 w/ APTA membership ($50 without), lunch included!

Registration Day of $50 APTA membership and $60 without

Online Registration closes on March 26. Onsite registration will be available.


Here is the schedule for the day:

7:00-8:00 am Registration and Breakfast

8:00-9:15 am Ignite Talks

9:30-10:45 am Keynote: Chris Powers: Hip and Knee Strengthening for Patellofemoral Pain: Biomechanical Considerations

10:45- 12:15 Session One
    1) Trent Rincon: Back Pain is Boring
    2) Joseph Reinke: Your Student Loan Investment
    3) Kathryn King: Resume Writing- From a Recruiters Perspective
    4) Cruz Romero: Evaluation and Management of Lower Limb Tendinopathies
    5) Tara Sullivan: Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

12:20-1:20 pm Lunch, Vendor Fair

1:30-2:45pm Session Two
    1) Trent Rincon: Back Pain is Boring
    2) Joseph Reinke: Your Student Loan Investment
    3) Kathryn King: Resume Writing- From a Recruiters Perspective
    4) Jeffrey Kleim: How Can Understanding Neural Plasticity Make Me a Better Therapist?
    5) Anna Fern-Buneo: Pediatric Rehabilitation

2:55-3:55pm Closing Speaker: William Humphreys

3:55-4:30pm Thank you, Raffle prizes, Announcements

5:00-7:00pm PT Put Night-Location TBA

Here’s a look at our Lineup:

  • Keynote: Christopher M. Powers Pt, PhD, FACSM, FAPTA- Hip and Knee Strengthening for Patellofemoral Pain: Biomechanical Considerations
  • Closing speaker William Humphreys

Breakout sessions:

  • Trent Rincon: Back Pain is Boring
  • Joseph Reinke: Your Student Loan Investment
  • Kathryn King: Resume Writing- From a Recruiters Perspective
  • Cruz Romero: Evaluation and Management of Lower Limb Tendinopathies
  • Tara Sullivan: Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy
  • Jeffrey A. Kleim: How can Understanding Neural Plasticity Make Me a Better Therapist/
  • Anna Fern-Buneo: Pediatric Rehabilitation

2018 Conclave Speakers


AZ SIGG Team

President Elect
Valerie Stone
Midwestern University
Vstone59@midwestern.edu

President
Katie Samuels
NAU
Knl94@nau.edu

Vice President
Hailey Koerselman
AT Still University
hkoerselman@atsu.edu

Secretary
James Kim
Frankin Pierce University
j.kim.272@gmail.com

Treasurer
Emily Cline
NAU
evc35@nau.edu

PT Pub Night/Social Chair
Mindy Tarling
AT Still University
mtarling@atsu.edu

Student Conclave Co-Chair
Kaitlin Wilson
Midwestern University
kwilson91@midwestern.edu

Student Conclave Co-Chair
Lauren Hoppa
AT Still University
lhoppa@astu.edu

APTA Core Ambassador
Jessica Winandy
NAU
Jmw627@nau.edu

Community Service Chair
Mary Kimbrough
AT Still University
mkinbrough@atsu.edu

Athletics Chair
Kaitlyn DiJohn
NAU
Kbe33@nau.edu

PTA Core Ambassador
Liliana Mauser
Pima Medical Institute
Lmauser8358@my.pmi.edu
PTA Liaison Co-Chair
Kathryn Oakes
Pima Medical Institute
kathryn.oakes11@gmail.com
PTA Liaison Co-Chair
Tasha Knepp
Pima Medical Institute
tknepp2100@my.pmi.edu

Thank you to our Event Sponsors

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