Courses & Conferences

 

2020 PTWA Conference

2020 PTWA Conference
October 8-10, 2020

Thursday, October 8 - Preconference Course

"Let's Talk About Sex" (women's health), presented by Hollis Herman, PT, DPT, OCS, WCS, BCB, IF, CSC, PRPC

Friday, October 9

TENTATIVE "Functional Biomechanics of the Lower Quarter: Implications for Movement Dysfunction and Musculoskeletal Injury" (orthopedics, sports), presented by Christopher Powers, PT, PhD
Two-day course that continues on Saturday

“Male Pelvic Floor Examination and Treatment” (orthopedics, mens health), presented by Hollis Herman, PT, DPT, OCS, WCS, BCB, IF, CSC, PRPC

“Exercise Dosing: Strengthening Value and Outcomes for the Boomer Plus Generation” (geriatrics), presented by Christine Herziger, PT, MBA, CEEAA, and Donna Diedrich, PT, DPT, GCS, from Aegis Therapies (three-hour course)

“How to manage your practice with the most powerful KPIs” (administration and practice management), presented by Heather Chavin, MA, and Ben Sharpe

“Neuroplasticity: A Novel and Practical Clinical Application to Induce Functional Improvement” (neurology), presented by Mike Studer, PT MHS, NCS, CEEAA, CWT, CSST, FAAOMPT

“The Test of Infant Motor Performance for Assessment, Intervention and Research” (pediatric), presented by Gay Girolami, PT, PhD

Saturday, October 10

TENTATIVE "Functional Biomechanics of the Lower Quarter: Implications for Movement Dysfunction and Musculoskeletal Injury" (orthopedics, sports), presented by Christopher Powers, PT, PhD
Two-day course that began on Friday

Telerehab Update
(administration and practice management), presented by Darwin Fogt, PT, MSPT

"Heads Up on Concussion" (orthopedic, neurology, rehabilitation, sports), presented by Stanley Herring, MD, Cherry Junn, MD, David Coppel, MD, and Becky Hansen, PT, MS

Student Conclave, a day of programming for students presented by miscellaneous speakers

Half-Day Courses:
“Value-Based Reimbursement:  From Legislation to Clinical Practice” (geriatric, legal/ethical), presented by Michelle Jabczynski, MS, CCC-SLP, CHC 

"Physical Therapy for PD: Putting Research Into Practice" (neurology) presented by Nathan Coomer, PT, DPT, NCS

“Identify and Manage Shoulder, Elbow and Hand Injuries in Climbers” (orthopedic, sports), presented by Mitch Owens, MSPT, COMT, Vestibular Certified

“Skihab: Injury Prevention and Performance Training for Winter Athletes” (orthopedic, sports), presented by Mitch Owens, MSPT, COMT, Mandie Majerus, DPT, OCS, CMPT, SFMAC, CSCSM, and Kristen Vaughan, PT, DPT

"Managing Pediatric Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction: Food, Mood and Movement" (pediatric), presented by Sandra Gallagher, PT, WCS

“Partnering with Parents: Strategies from Infant Mental Health” (pediatric), presented by Margaret Miller, MS, OTR/L, C/NDT, CIMI, NTMTC, CNT