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Orthotic & Prosthetic Technician Continuing Education Course

Dates

October 12 and 13, 2018

Sponsors

The Northwest Chapter American Academy or Orthotists and Prosthetists

About

This program has been approved for 15 CE credits by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) and for 16.5 CE credits by the Board of Certification (BOC), and for 12 MCE by Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC).

Schedule

Friday, October 12 Speaker Course Title
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Geza Kogler An Instrumented AFO: An In-Clinic Diagnostic Assessment Tool
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Peter Springs Custom Clubfoot Night Bracing
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Break Refreshments
9:45 - 10:45 a.m. Fred Lanier Spectracarb Fabrication Demo
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. Justi Appel & Steve Hughes Custom Fabrication Techniques for Static and Dynamic Joints
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Break Lunch
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Steve Hill Future Tech! Emerging Technologies in O&P 2018
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. Jackie Valdez  It’s Not Exo it’s NEXO…The New Skeleton from Fillauer
2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Break Refreshments
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Chad Eberhart Symes Fabrication and Variations
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Curt Bertram The Central Fabrication Experience
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. KT Treadwell Partial Finger Amputations: Population, Impact, Technology
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Reception Attendees, Vendors, Staff
 
Saturday, October 13 Speaker Course Title
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Andy Marsland Limb Logic/Suction Outcomes
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Pam Hale Taking Polypropylene to a New Level of Performance
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Steve Hill Becker Orthopedic Modular Systems
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Break Refreshments
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. Dan Kiesecker Dynamic Creativity: Alternative Approaches to the Dynamic AFO
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Mary-Kate Ennis The Technician’s Impact on Patient Outcomes
12:45 - 1:45 p.m. Russ Bartlett & Brad Davis Dynamic Strut AFO Set-up & Finishing
1:45 - 2:00 p.m. Adjourn

Evaluation Forms/Thank You
Bernard Hewey and Ruthie Dearing


For More Information

For more information, please contact:

Ruthie Dearing - Program Manager
ruthie.dearing@sfcc.spokane.edu
509-533-3231

To see additional information regarding individual sponsors, speaker bios and course content, see the Course Brochure.