Fall Symposium Course Information

Our 28th Annual Fall Symposium will be held in person Saturday, September 25, 2021, at The Event Center, Nashua, NH. Asynchronous home study content will be available beginning Sunday, September 26, 2021.


Course Information

Description: Timely, informative clinical updates for physical therapy, athletic training and other musculoskeletal professionals. Six contact hours - 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 6 BOC EBP CEUs. Pending approval for Vermont CCUs.


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 (BOC AP#: P966) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 6 EBP Category hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Where: Hybrid Format

- In-person event on September 25, 2021 at The Event Center (Nashua, NH)

- Virtual on-demand available on September 26, 2021

When: Saturday, September 25, 8:00a-4:00p EDT. Available on-demand on September 26, 2021. 

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.

Click Here to View Learning Objectives for Each Presentation 

Early Bird Registration Deadline: August 31, 2021, 11:59p EDT

Registration Deadline: September 17, 2021, 11:59p EDT

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

NHMI Members:

In-Person Physician - $150

In-Person Non-Physician - $120

Virtual On-Demand Physician - $75

Virtual On-Demand Non-Physician - $60

Early Bird (by August 31, 11:59p EDT):

In-Person Physician - $200

In-Person Non-Physician - $150

Virtual On-Demand Physician - $125 

Virtual On-Demand Non-Physician - $85 

Non-Member Regular Registration (after August 31, 11:59p EDT):

In-Person Physician - $250

In-Person Non-Physician - $170 

Virtual On-Demand Physician - $125 

Virtual On-Demand Non-Physician - $85 

Dissection Workshop Participants**: Additional $35 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.

Disclosures & Commercial Supporters: It is the policy of NH Musculoskeletal Institute that faculty, course directors, and planners disclose to the audience real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity NH Musculoskeletal Institute has established policies that identify and resolve conflicts prior to this educational activity. Click Here to View Disclosure Information for All Individuals in Control of Content (Speakers, Directors, and Planners)

Brochure: Click Here to View Brochure (Please see revised schedule below)

Register today!

Time Topics & Speakers*


MEMBERS ONLY: Cadaver Workshop: Knee - Scott Evans, PA-C




Controversies and Indications for ACL Repair – Peter Eyvazzadeh, MD


Current Concepts of Upper Extremity Nerve Entrapment – Terry Pratt, PT, MS, COMT, FAAOMPT


 10:10 Understanding High Ankle Sprains, Implications for Rehabilitation – Eric Nussbaum, MEd, LAT, ATC


The Principles of Knee Reconstruction: Lateral side - Mark Lemos, MD


Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty 2021: Have Indications Evolved? - Mark Lemos, MD




Shoulder Impingement: Managing the Mirage of Diagnosis and Treatment – Terry Pratt, PT, MS, COMT, FAAOMPT


What’s new in fascial research? – Meredith Stephens, DPT, MS, PT, LMT, ATSI, BCSI


Rehabilitation Considerations for Tibial Bone Stress Injuries in Adolescents - Eric Nussbaum, MEd, LAT, ATC




Is it fibrosis or densification? – Meredith Stephens, DPT, MS, PT, LMT, ATSI, BCSI


Type 1 Diabetes and Sport – Kathryn Ackerman, MD, MPH, FACSM (Virtual Presentation)


Nutrition Considerations for the Female Athlete – Kathryn Ackerman, MD, MPH, FACSM (Virtual Presentation)


 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 $35. Please note: Signing up for the drawing and/or paying membership dues does not guarantee participation in the dissection workshop.