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Orthotic & Prosthetic Technician Continuing Education Course

Dates

October 14 and 15, 2016

Sponsors

The Northwest Chapter American Academy or Orthotists and Prosthetists

About

This program has been approved for 15.25 CE credits by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics (ABC) and the Board of Certification (BOC), and for 12 MCE by Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC).

Schedule

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 SPEAKER COURSE TITLE
7:30-8:30 a.m. Cathy Carter Opportunities and Challenges for the O&P Profession
8:30-9:30 a.m. Steve Hill Fabrication of the "CROW" Boot
8:30-9:30 a.m. Jack Richmond Alignment & Socket Fabrication for Posterior Mount Feet
9:15-9:30 a.m. Break Refreshments
9:30-Noon Craig Born Carbon Infusion Technology for Orthotics and Lab Demo for ProComp
9:45-11:45 a.m. Ronnie Graves Laminating with E-R Epoxy Resin
Noon-12:30 p.m. Break Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m. Greg Mattson Creating a Formal Quality Process System
12:30-1:30 p.m. Alex Brett Fabrication of a Custom 40 Durometer Urethane Partial Foot
1:30-3 p.m. Vince Decataldo Falls, Fab, and Fit
2-2:30 p.m. Break Refreshments
2:30-4 p.m. Ronnie Graves Removing Laminated Sockets & Finishing Transferred Lamination
4-5:30 p.m. Chad Eberhart and Techs Forum Tricks and Tips from the Techs
5:30-7 p.m. Reception  
 
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 SPEAKER COURSE TITLE
7:30-8:30 a.m. Brad O'Connell Building a Better O&P Technician
7:30-8:30 a.m. Clint Accinni Advanced Elevated Vacuum Socket Design
8:30-9:30 a.m. Katya Madden Making a Leather AFO with Seamless Inner in One Day
9:30-11 a.m. Matt Perkins Creation and Use of Flexible Laminated Sockets
10:30 a.m. to Noon Break Refreshments
11 a.m. to Noon Warren Matthews Standardization of Fabrication Techniques
Noon-1 p.m. George Garcia Pulling Plastic Over a Foam Model
Noon-2 p.m. Steve Hill Becker Orthopedic Modular Systems
1-2 p.m. Darrin Vincent Maximizing the O&P Clinician and Technician Alliance
2 p.m. Adjourn Evaluation Forms/Thank You
Clay Wright and Bernhard Hewey


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.