2017 Statewide Physical Therapy Conference
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NYPTA 2017 Conference resource page 

October 20 & 21, 2017

The Hilton Garden Inn, Troy NY

 

JOIN US FOR A PT PUB NIGHT! 

Friday October 20th from 6-8pm at Brown's Brewing Company in Troy. All pub night information is here: https://www.facebook.com/events/115510005826135/

 

Hotel Floor Plan 

 

REGISTER TODAY! 

 

The NYPTA Conference is a statewide education event for physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and physical therapy students. Association members and non-members are welcome to attend educational sessions offering up to 13 hours of continuing education credits in two days. In addition to the educational seminars, we offer poster presentations, networking opportunities, and an exhibit hall featuring suppliers from throughout the state and country who have services to offer our profession. 

 

Check out the below to get the latest information about the 2017 Conference.

 

Attendees

Conference Speakers

Courses

Platform/Poster Presentations

Research

Vendors 

 


 

Attendees

This year we will offer seven full day, 6.5 credit hour continuing education courses, covering a range of topics.Check out the schedule and courses below.

Registration is open to PTs, PTAs and Students, and is now available! Click the button below or use the printable PDF form.

 

 


 

COURSES
Courses run from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, with breaks for coffee and lunch.


          

Friday 10/20  Saturday 10/21

GERIATRICS/NEURO:

Incorporating Challenging Exercise Prescription and Motor Learning Strategies to Improve Outcomes for the Geriatric and Neurologic Population 6.5 CE
JJ Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, CSRS, CEEAA

COMPLIANCE:
Documentation, Coding and Billing for Physical Therapy Services 6.5 CE
Rick Gawenda, PT

RESEARCH:
AM: Maximizing Movement: A Synopsis of Research Conducted Over 35 years of Clinical Practice 3.25 CE

Richard Bohannon, PT, DPT, EdD, NCS, FAPTA
PM: Research Poster Presentations 3.25 CE
Call for Abstracts below*

PEDIATRICS:
Pediatric Powerhouse: Building on Your Skills with Creativity and Practical Application 6.5 CE
Amy Schlessman, PT, DPT, DHS

ORTHO:
Manual Therapy Pearls from Head to Toe 6.5 CE

John Winslow, DPT, OCS, MTC, ATC

ORTHO
Advances and Integrative/Alternative Treatments of the Shoulder and Hip Impingement Syndromes, Including Yoga and Pilates 6.5 CE
Venise Mule Glass, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Participants should bring a yoga mat or towel from home

WELLNESS:
The ABCs of Prevention and Fitness - A Mind-Body System for Improved Patient Outcomes 6.5 CE
Vicki Gold, PT, MA 

KEYNOTE: During Lunch Hour

Opioids, Apathy and Overtreatment: Epidemics Threaten the Heart of Patient Centered Care

Erin K. Jackson, JD, MA 

 

cOURSE dESCRIPTIONS

Course descriptions for all sessions can be found here.


 

RESEARCH

*For information and deadlines on Research Abstract Submissions, review the Call for Abstracts.

 


Vendors

The Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus is available online. All information on exhibit booths, sponsorship packages, and event logistics can be found here

 


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Questions? Email CROSENBAUM@NYPTA.ORG

 

 

 
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