• Integrate skill improvement in the areas of data collection and interpretation with improvements in the application of manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, and patient education.
• Prepare participants for successful completion of an APTA Credentialed Clinical Residency Program in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy.
• Create mentors for building next generation of Clinical Specialists in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy.
• Provide clinical education to create highly skilled patient care providers for patients with common musculoskeletal disorders.
Lower Quarter Rehabilitation
July 31-August 7, 2016 (5.6 CEU's)
Upper Quarter Rehabilitation
October 23-October 30, 2016 (5.6 CEU's)
11.2 CEU's for entire series
16 day series-Residents/USC Alumni/Clinical Instructors of DPT Students
16 day series – Continuing Education Participants
8 day lower quarter in August – Continuing Education Participants
8 day upper quarter in October – Continuing Education Participants
Who Should Attend?
The curriculum in these modules is geared toward 1) physical therapists who work in an orthopaedic physical therapy clinical practice, and 2) experienced clinicians who would like to hone their skills as clinical supervisors of staff, interns, and residents.