Orthopedic Boot Camp (2017)

Los Angeles, California
Saturday, January 07, 2017

Orthopedic Boot Camp (2017)
Saturday, January 07, 2017 8:00 AM -
Sunday, October 01, 2017 5:00 PM (Pacific Time)

USC Health Sciences Campus
3234423156
1540 Alcazar St. CHP 155
Los Angeles, California 90033
United States

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SEMINAR DESCRIPTION:
These seminars are designed to improve proficiency with the application of manual examination and treatment procedures for the orthopaedic physical therapist.  The full course is a comprehensive series of seminars that enables the participant to attain high level skills in manual examination and treatment procedures for common musculoskeletal conditions.

SEMINAR OBJECTIVES:
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

• Improve clinical reasoning for common musculoskeletal conditions within the context of (a) Description of Specialty Practice in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy published by the Orthopaedic Specialty Council, APTA and (b) the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice by the APTA.

• Learn new skills for manual therapy, movement assessment and exercise prescription (85% of class time is devoted to hands-on lab time)

• Refine old skills to improve effectiveness and avoidance of falling into common pitfalls

• Integrate pain science into clinical practice to improve effectiveness with managing chronic conditions enabling participants in this course to improve their effectiveness with physical therapy management of patients who have mental disorders co-existing with their physical disorders.

• Provide a framework to assist in studying for the OCS exam

SEMINAR DATES:
  Class runs from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. daily
January 7-8: Management of the Shoulder (Sean Johnson, PT, DPT, OCS)
January 28-29: Management of the Thoracic Spine and Ribs (Sean Johnson, PT, DPT, OCS)
March 4- 5: Management of the Cervical Spine (Daniel Kirages, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT)
April 8-9: Management of the Pelvic Girdle (Daniel Kirages, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT)
May 6-7: Management of the Lumbar Spine (Daniel Kirages PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT)
July 8-9: Management of the Hip and Knee (Daniel Kirages, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT)
August 26-27: Management of the Foot and Ankle (Daniel Kirages, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT)
November 11-12: Management of the Elbow, Wrist & Hand (Sean Johnson, PT, DPT, OCS)

REGISTRATION FEES:
2-day module Individual Registration:$475
2-day course USC Alumni: $425
2-day course USC Clinical Instructor: $425

CEU'S:
1.5 CEU's per 2 day Module
12 CEU's for 16 day series

*Payment options are available if you are enrolling for the 16 day series.  The tuition can be paid in two installments. Please call us at 323-442-3156 to arrange this option. When you register using the 2 payment option, you can select the "payment by check" method.

 

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