APTA Combined Section Meeting

  • Wednesday, February 17 – Saturday, February 20, 2016
  • Anaheim, CA

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

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 – Pre-Conference Courses

  • 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM: Jim Glinn, PT, DPT, OCS, and Lynn Steffes, PT, DPT
    • Taking Your Practice to the Next Level, Day One

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 – Conference Day One

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Jim Glinn, PT, DPT, OCS, and Lynn Steffes, PT, DPT
    • Taking Your Practice to the Next Level, Day Two
  • 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM: Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD, and Stephen Schmidt, PT, M.Phys, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Central Sensitization: A Neurodynamics and Neuroscience Approach

Thursday, February 18, 2016 – Conference Day Two

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Mark Anderson, PT, PhD, ATC, and Teresa Schuemann, PT, DPT
    • Physical Therapist Management of the Physically Challenged Athlete
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Mike Danford, PT, DPT, OCS, MTC
    • Group Practice: Creating a Business Structure
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Therese Johnston, PT, PhD, MBA
    • Mentorship: Exploring the Transition from Mentee to Mentor
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Peter Kovacek PT, DPT, MSA
    • Assess Your Organization’s Readiness to Succeed at Marketing
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD
    • The When, What, Who, and How of Pain Science in Clinical Practice
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Andrea Behrman, PT, PhD
    • Research Forum 2016: Valid Measures for Body Structures and Function
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Michael Ross, PT, DHSc, OCS
    • Imaging SIG Program – Imaging Modalities: Clinical Reasoning and Key Instructional Elements
  • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM: David Boyce, PT, EdD, OCS, ECS
    • The Administration of a Swim Specific Screening Tool for Elite Adolescent Swimmers: Physical Characteristics and Functional Profile
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Larry Benz, PT, DPT, OCS, MBA, MAAP, Jessica Dugan, PT, DPT, and Jennifer Kish, PT, DPT
    • The Antidote to Burnout in Physical Therapist Practice
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Peter Kovacek PT, DPT, MSA
    • Thoughtful Leadership: The Quiet Leader, and Leading the Quiet
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD
    • Exceptional Care and Profitability in Light of Healthcare Reform for Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

Friday, February 19, 2016 – Conference Day Three

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: John Childs, PT, PhD, MBA, and Timothy Flynn, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Grow Your Practice with Exceptional Interns and Residents
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Josh Cleland, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Rotator Cuff Disease: Evidence and Clinical Expertise for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Exercise and Manual Therapy
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Therese Johnston, PT, PhD, MBA
    • Bone Health Post SCI: Current State of the Knowledge and Evidence for Change Following Physical Therapy Interventions
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Alan Lee, PhD, DPT, CWS, GCS
    • Clinical Practice Guidelines: Tools for Advocating and Achieving Change in Your Clinical Practice
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Stephen Schmidt, PT, M.Phys, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Mirror, Mirror in My Brain: Graded Motor Imagery to Improve Clinical Outcomes
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Larry Benz, PT, DPT, OCS, MBA, MAAP, Timothy Flynn, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Kevin Lulofs-MacPherson, PT, DPT
    • Words Mean Things: How Language Impacts Clinical Results
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Mary Massery, PT, DPT, DSc
    • Breathing and Orthopaedics: More Linked Than You Think!
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Mark Shepherd, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Functional Reconciliation: Implementing Outcomes Across the Continuum
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Ben Hando, PT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Daniel Rhon, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Leveraging Digital Communication, Collaboration and Organization Tools to Buy You Extra Hours in the Day
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Peter Kovacek PT, DPT, MSA
    • Key to Success: The LAMP Framework for Performance Management

Saturday, February 20, 2016 – Conference Day Four

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Michael Rosenthal, PT, DSc, SCS, ECS, ATC
    • Optimizing Clinical Efficiency and Improving Patient Outcomes: Direct Access by Many Styles
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: John Childs, PT, PhD, MBA, Thomas Denninger, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Matt Haberl, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, CSCS, FAAOMPT
    • One Size Does Not Fit All: Exploring Orthopaedic Residency Models and Which One is Right for You?
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Josh Cleland, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Emilio Puentedura, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Clinical Reasoning for Manual Therapy Management of Tension-Type and Cervicogenic Headache
  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Teresa Schuemann, PT, DPT
    • It Takes a Team for Triathlon
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Peter Blanpied, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, Derek Clewley, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, and Cheryl Sparks, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Neck Pain: ICF-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Jason Grandeo, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Managing Conflict in Healthcare: Maximizing Meaningful Relationships
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD, and Emilio Puentedura, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
    • Preoperative Neuroscience Education for Lumbar Radiculopathy