Participants in the TRIA Hand Therapy Conference will have the opportunity to hear expert physician and therapist speakers discuss the upper extremity biomechanics of motion. Didactic education, hands-on, and interactive learning opportunities are included with valuable tools for your hand therapy practice.
This conference is intended for hand therapists (occupational and/or physical therapists) with intermediate to advanced experience in treating hand and upper extremity conditions.
Nancy Callinan, MA, OTR/L, CHT
Shrikant Chinchalkar, MThO, BScOT, OTR, CHT
Amanda Higgins, BSC.OT, OT Reg(NB)
Ryan Kendrick, BPhty, MPhtySt, MDTI
Tricia Kloeckl, OTR/L, CHT
Julie Liebelt, PT, CHT
Amy Nelson, OTR/L, CHT
Terri Weaver, OTR/L
Mark Wilczynski, MD
Jennifer Wozniczka, MD
Terri Weaver, OTR/L, CHT
Friday, November 10th, 2017
07:00 - Registration, Continental Breakfast, Vendors
07:30 - Welcome
07:45 - Keynote: Title To Be Determined
Speaker: Deb Bohn, MD
08:30 - Session 1: Finger Flexion
Speaker: Shrikant Chinchalkar, MThO, BScOT, OTR, CHT
09:45 - Break & Vendors
10:00 - Session 1 Continued
Speakers: Mark Wilczynski, MD; Amanda Higgins, BSC.OT, OT Reg(NB)
11:45 - Vendors
12:15 - Lunch
12:45 - Session 2: Finger Extension
Speaker: Jennifer Wozniczka, MD; Shrikant Chinchalkar, MThO, BScOT, OTR, CHT
14:30 - Session 3: Biomechanical Deformity of the Hand
Speaker: Shrikant Chinchalkar, MThO, BScOT, OTR, CHT; Tricia Kloeckl, OTR/L, CHT
16:15 - Break & Vendors
16:30 - Session 4: Relative Motion Splinting Lab
Speakers: Nancy Callinan, MA, OTR/L, CHT; Tricia Kloeckl, OTR/L, CHT
17:45 - Conclusion & Social Reception with Vendors and Faculty
Saturday, November 11th, 2017
07:15 - Registration and Continental Breakfast
07:30 - Welcome
07:45 - Session 5: Panel of Pearls
Speakers: Julie Liebelt, PT, CHT; Terri Weaver, OTR/L, CHT; Amy Nelson, OTR/L, CHT
08:45 - Session 6: Interactive Lab Experiences (Taping Lab, The Manchester Splint, & Upper Extremity Dissection/Surgical Demonstrations)
Speakers: Shrikant Chinchalkar, MThO, BScOT, OTR, CHT; Ryan Kendrick, BPhy, MPhtySt, MDTI; Kim Waterbury, MS, OTR/L
13:00 - Evaluations, Certificates, Adjourn
Register today, space is limited!
Registration is $450 ($525 after 9/30/17)
Your registration fee includes the course syllabus, all lab fees, refreshment breaks, breakfast and lunch on Friday, and breakfast on Saturday. The social reception on Friday evening is also included with pre-registration.
This course is pending approval by the American Occupational Therapy Association for AOTA continuing education credits.The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
This course is pending approval by the Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy for Category 1 continuing education credits.