Evidence In Motion Faculty to Present at February 2015 Combined Sections Meeting

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Conference Attendees Can Also Stop by EIM Booth to Win One of Six Prizes

Evidence In Motion (EIM) along with their sister company, NeuroRecovery Training Institute (NeuroRTI), is set to have a number of faculty members and program graduates speak at the upcoming American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) which will take place February 4-7, 2015 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. In addition to a booth that will host giveaways, a number of EIM and NeuroRTI faculty members and graduates will speak throughout the course of the conference.

EIM and NeuroRTI will be giving attendees who stop by their booth the opportunity to win prizes during the conference. Any attendee who fills out an information card will be entered to win an OCS Test Prep course ($495 value), SCS Test Prep course ($495 value), NCS Test Prep course ($495 value) or one of three Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristbands ($99 value each). Winners may claim their prizes at the booth before the end of the conference.

The CSM is a five-day conference that hosts over 10,000 physical therapy professionals and focuses on programming designed for the American Physical Therapy Association’s 18 specialty sections. Those who are interested in attending may register by visiting http://www.apta.org/CSM/Registration/. Registration for the conference costs $630 for APTA members and $980 for non-APTA members and includes all necessary conference materials.

The following is a full list of EIM and NeuroRTI Faculty and Graduate presentations:

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 – Pre-Conference Courses:

  •     8:00am-5:00pm: James Glinn, PT, DPT, OCS & Lynn Steffes, PT, DPT: Essentials to Starting a Private Practice, Day 1
  •     8:00am-5:00pm: James Glinn, PT, DPT, OCS & Lynn Steffes, PT, DPT: Taking Your Practice to the Next Level, Day 1

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 – Conference Day One:

  •     8:00am-5:00pm: Jake Magel, PT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT: Functional Movement Screening and Manual Therapy for the Lower Extremity (PTs Only)

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 – Conference Day Two:

  •     8:00-10:00am: Andrea Behrman, PT, PhD: I Need You, You Need Me: A Discussion With Physical Therapy Researchers and Clinicians
  •     8:00-10:00am: Kevin McHorse, PT, MSPT, SCS, Cert. MDT: Upper Extremity Injuries of the Adolescent Throwing Athlete
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Michael Ross, PT, DHSc, OCS: Cervicothoracic-Shoulder Contributions to Upper Limb Symptoms
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Joshua Cleland, PT, PhD: Setting Yourself Up to Succeed at Institutions Without an Established Research Culture
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Thomas Denninger, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT: Integrating Physical Therapy in Emerging Health Care Models
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Michael Ross, PT, DHSc, OCS: Transforming Practice: Prevention, Health, and Wellness Program
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Todd Ellenbecker, DPT & Teresa Schuemann, DPT, SCS, ATC, CSCS: The Many Faces of Sports Physical Therapy

Friday, February 6th, 2015 – Conference Day Three:

  •     8:00-10:00am: Laurence Benz, DPT, MAPP: Called to Care: Integration of Positive Psychology
  •     8:00-10:00am: Michael Ross, PT, DHSc, OCS: Early-Intervention Models: Successfully Transform Your Practice
  •     8:00-10:00am: David Greathouse, PT, PhD, ECS, FAPTA: Using NCS/EMG to Facilitate Evaluation of the Lower Extremity
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Brenda Boucher, PT, PhD, CHT, OCS, FAAOMPT: A Clinical Reasoning Approach to Management of TFCC Dysfunction
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: John Childs, PT, PhD, MBA: Women Leading in PT: Does our Profession Welcome Us When We "Lean In"?
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Steven George, PT, PhD: Transitioning From Acute to Chronic Pain: Predictors and Prevention
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Kyle Kiesel, PT, PhD, ATC, Daniel Rhon, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT, & Deydre Teyhen, PT, PhD, OCS: Prediction, Prevention, and Preemption:

Screening for Sports and Training Injuries

  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Mary Massery, PT, DPT, DSc: Scar Wars: Exploring Tethered Fascia Far, Far Away
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Tiffany Shubert, PhD: Falls Prevention: Otago Program and Behavior Change
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Jane Sullivan, PT, DHS, MS: On the EDGE of Possibilities: A Process to Identify Outcome Measures for Neurologic Physical Therapy Practice
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Joshua Cleland, PT, PhD: Referring Out for Lumbar Surgery: Using Science, Eliminating Guesswork
  •     3:00-5:00pm: Mary Thigpen, PT PhD: Venous Thromboembolism and Heart Failure: Current Clinical Practice Guidelines

Saturday, February 7th, 2015 – Conference Day Four:

  •     8:00-10:00am: Steven George, PT, PhD: Writing With the Editors
  •     8:00-10:00am: Daniel Rhon, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT: Physical Therapy in the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH): What Is Our Role in This Primary Care Setting?
  •     8:00-10:00am: Eric Robertson, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT: A Systems-Based Approach to Evidence-Based Practice: Reconceptualizing and Reinvigorating an Overworked Topic
  •     8:00-10:00am: Mike Rosenthal, PT, DSc, SCS, ECS, ATC: Pearls for Problem Solving the Tough Ones
  •     8:00-10:00am: Teresa Schuemann, DPT, SCS, ATC, CSCS: The Female Triathlete: Considerations Across the Life Span
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Jennifer Kish, DPT, SCS, COMT, CSCS: Optimizing Bone Health Across the Lifespan
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Mike Rosenthal, PT, DSc, SCS, ECS, ATC: Crash, Bang, Boom: Injuries and Rehabilitation of Contact and Tactical Athletes
  •     11:00am-1:00pm: Teresa Schuemann, DPT, SCS, ATC, CSCS: Understanding the Unique Management Approach to Concussions in Female Athletes

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