Fall Symposium Course Information

Our 27th Fall Symposium will be held September 26, 2020, at The Event Center in Nashua, NH.

Looking for Symposium Handouts from past meetings? Contact Sandy (sandy@nhmi.net) for the direct-access URLs.

 

 

Course Information

Description: Timely, informative clinical updates for physical therapy, athletic training and other musculoskeletal professionals. Six contact hours and 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Accreditation:

NH Musculoskeletal Institute is accredited by the New Hampshire Medical Society Council on Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the NH Musculoskeletal Institute. NH Musculoskeletal Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of his/her participation in the activity.

Where: The Event Center, Nashua, NH

When: The 2020 meeting is scheduled for Saturday, September 26, 8:00a-4:00p EDT.

Target Audience and Learning Format: This live activity is designated to highlight areas of practice advances relevant to practicing orthopaedic physical therapy professionals, athletic trainers, physicians, physician assistants, and nursing professionals.

Meeting Objectives:

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants will be able to:

- Synthesize applicable management concepts into clinicians' practices to enhance patient care based on concepts and skills presented.

- Assess and apply non-surgical treatment protocols for the management of conditions germane to the practice of musculoskeletal rehabilitation.

- Describe expected outcomes from various approaches to management.

Early Bird Registration Deadline: August 31, 2020, 11:59p EDT

Registration Deadline: September 16, 2020, 11:59p EDT

Registration Fee: This fee includes all course materials, breaks and lunch.

NHMI Members and Early Birds (by August 31, 11:59p EDT): $185

Non-Members (after August 31, 11:59p EDT):$210

Certified Student Registration (space limited): $125

Non-Certified Student Registration (space limited): $50

Dissection Workshop Participants**: Additional $25 fee

Cancellation Policy: Refunds except for $25 administrative fee will be made before deadline. After deadline, fee is non-refundable. We reserve the right to cancel the meeting. Full fee will be refunded.

Speaker Handouts and Course Evaluations will be electronic and will be available to attendees. Attendees will receive an email with a link to the handouts and course evaluation. Handouts will be posted as we receive them from the speakers.

Register today!

Time Topics & Speakers*

7:00-8:00

SPECIAL SESSION FOR NHMI MEMBERS ONLY**

Cadaver Workshop: Upper Extremity (Elbow, Wrist, & Hand) - Andrew Stein, MD

8:00-8:10

Welcome

 

PAIN

8:10-8:30

Explaining Pain Neuroscience to Patients in Pain - Christopher Joyce, PT, PhD, SCS

8:30-8:50

Enhancing Self-Efficacy in Patients in Pain - Christopher Joyce, PT, PhD, SCS

8:50-9:10

Understanding Nociplastic Pain - Christopher Joyce, PT, PhD, SCS

9:10-9:40

Opioid Minimizing Multi-Modal Pain Management:  A Discussion on the Latest Data, Techniques and Trends - Scott Sigman, MD

9:40-10:00

Panel Discussion: Q&A

10:00-10:30

BREAK

 

UPPER EXTREMITY

10:30-10:50

Internal Splinting with Ligament Repairs in the Hand - Andrew Stein, MD

 10:50-11:10

Carpometacarpal (CMC) Arthroplasty - Andrew Stein, MD

11:10-12:10

Surgery Demonstration: CMC Arthroplasty with Labral Tape Suspension - Andrew Stein, MD

12:10-12:20

Q&A

12:20-1:20

LUNCH

 

SPINE

1:20-1:40

Minimally Invasive Interbody Fusions - Christian Klare, MD

1:40-2:00

Cervical Disc Replacement: An Alternative to Fusion - Christian Klare, MD

 2:00-2:20

 Laminoplasty: Motion Preservation for Myelopathy - Christian Klare, MD

2:20-2:30

Q&A

2:30-2:45

BREAK

 

TRAUMA

2:45-3:05

Avoiding the Big Potholes in Orthopedic Trauma - John Wixted, MD

3:05-3:25

Atypical Femur Fractures: Bisphosphonates, Fractures, and How to Hand the Osteoporotic Workup - John Wixted, MD

3:25-3:45

Splinting Tips and Tricks - John Wixted, MD

3:45-3:55

Q&A

3:55-4:00

Closing Remarks

 

*We reserve the right to change speakers and/or topics.

**The morning dissection workshop is a special feature available to NHMI members only. Because space is limited to 10 participants, interested members enter a drawing and participation is granted by random selection. Workshop participants pay an additional $25. Please note: Signing up for the drawing and/or paying membership dues does not guarantee participation in the dissection workshop. 

 

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