MovePA Annual Conference



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Registration Pricing

Registration Types Early Bird Pricing
Before Sept. 19
Regular Pricing
After Sept. 19
PT Member - Full Conference $300 $350
PT Member - One Day $175 $175
PTA Member - Full Conference $200 $245
PTA Member - One Day $120 $120

PT Non-Member - Full Conference

$420 $490
PT Non-Member - One Day $245 $245
PTA Non-Member - Full Conference $295 $345
PTA Non-Member - One Day $245 $245
Student Member $50 $50
Student Non-Member $150 $200
Group Rate - Full Conference
Groups are 3 or more attendees from the same institution.
$275 $325
Lifetime Member - Full Conference Free Free

 

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Conference Schedule

Friday, Oct. 14, 2022
Times
Session
Contact Hour Approval
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Keynote Presentation: The Social Contract from the PT Perspective
Presented by Nancy Kirsch, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA
2 General: Meets state-required 2 hrs for Ethics
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Legislative Update Luncheon
-or-
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
 
12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Differential Diagnosis Between Cervical, Thoracic, and Shoulder Pain
Scott Burns, PT, DPT, PhD
2 Direct Access
Getting Rid of the Frog Pond - Utilizing Therapeutic Pools to Their Fullest Potential
Wendy Enck, PTA, BS // Lauren Wills, PT, DPT
2 General

Transform Your Clinical Practice: Using Best Evidence to Build Clinical Skills Session: Applying the Hip Fracture CPG in the Clinic
Katie Kline Mangione, PT, PhD, FAPTA // Joseph Ladesic, PT, DPT

2 Direct Access
PT Management of TBI Concussion Overview
Stephen Vandenberg, PT, DPT
Medical Management, Physiology of Brain Injury and Concussion
Kyle Klitsch, DO
1 Direct Access 
1 General
2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Break with Exhibitors  
2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Shoulder Pain and Mobility Deficits - Adhesive Capsulitis
Scott Burns, PT, DPT, PhD
2 Direct Access
Pulmonary Optimization: Breathe and Move
Colleen Chancler, PT, MHS, PhD // Sue Gerhard, PT, DPT//Rebecca Smith, MOT, MS, GCS, CCS
-sponsored by the GERI/AC SIG
2 Direct Access
Assessing Financial Literacy and Providing Resources for Prospective PT
Students 
and Graduates
Drew Yannaccone, PT, PhD // Misty Seidenburg, PT, DPT
2 General
Exertional, Central Vestibular Disorders and Cervical Assessment in
Concussion Management
Kelley Limbauan, PT, DPT, NCS // James Kelley, PT, DPT, OCS

2 Direct Access
4:45 p.m.-6:15 p.m.

Research Platform Sessions: Suite 7

Bridging the Great Divide When Managing the ACL-Reconstructed Athlete: Where Are We in 2022? Casey Unverzagt, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT // Evan Andreyo, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS

Men with Patellofemoral Pain Have Decreased Knee Adduction Angles During a Single Leg Squat Lisa Hoglund, PT, PhD, OCS

Rotator Cuff Disorders: A Survey of Current Physical Therapy Practice in the United States Joshua Prall, PT, DPT, EdD, OCS

The Effect of Lumbopelvic Manipulation on Sacral Multifidi Thickness, Lumbar Active Range-of-Motion, and Self-Reported Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial Christopher H. Wise, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, MTC, ATC // James M. O'Donohue, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, FAFS

 

Development of Clinical Reasoning in the Management of Complex Spinal Conditions through Patient Case Integration Christopher H. Wise, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, MTC, ATC // James M. O'Donohue, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, FAFS

Research Platform Sessions: Suite 8

The Relationship Between Pelvic Floor Muscle Activity and Biomechanics in Healthy Nulliparous Females *2021 APTA PA Research Grant Awardee: Michael Steimling PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

The Development of Empathy Skills in Entry-Level Physical Therapy Students Kara Kobal, PT, DPT, DHSc, PCS, ATC

Readmission, Discharge Disposition, and Feasibility Assessment of Utilizing Gait Speed Outcome Measures on Medical-Surgical Patients Jessica S. Watson, PT, DPT, GCS

Effects of Group Exercise on Cognition and Fall-Risk in Persons with Mild Cognitive Impairment Stephen J. Carp MSPT, PhD //Nicole Gagnon SPT

Telehealth Improves Loneliness in Community-Dwelling Older Adults Anne Baney, SPT // Coulson Lash, SPT

 

1.5 General
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony  

 

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022
Times
Session
Contact Hour Approval
7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Breakfast in Exhibit Hall  
8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. SAI and RTC Continuum – Recent Updates
Scott Burns, PT, DPT, PhD
2 Direct Access
Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making - Best Practices for Examination and Intervention for CMT/DCD
Joe Schreiber, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Pending Approval

Transform Your Clinical Practice:  Using Best Evidence to Build Clinical Skills: Are We Still Underdosing?  Applying Intensity and Training Parameters for Healthy Adults and Athletes, Patients with Heart Failure, and Older Adults
Hallie Zeleznik, PT, DPT

2 Direct Access

Traumatic Brain Injury: Neuroanatomy and Pathophysiology
Kay Malek, PT, PhD
PT Management of TBI
Nicole Weaknecht, PT, DPT

Pending Approval

.50 General/.50 Direct Access

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Poster Sessions and Break with Exhibitors  
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Traumatic Shoulder Pain – Anterior Instability, Labral Pathology
Scott Burns, PT, DPT, PhD
2 Direct Access

Transform Your Clinical Practice:  Using Best Evidence to Build Clinical Skills: Are We Still Underdosing?  Applying Intensity and Training Parameters for Patients with Neurological Conditions  including Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury, MS, and Parkinson’s Disease 
Hallie Zeleznik, PT, DPT

2 Direct Access
Beyond 20/20 Vision: Vision Rehabilitation in Concussion and TBIPractice/Research - Intensity Training
Neuro Conditions
Jenna Sopp, OTR
1.25 Direct Access
0.75 General

Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making - Best Practices for Examination and Intervention for Cerebral Palsy
Joe Schreiber, PT, PhD, FAPTA

EBP in the Clinic: Cerebral Palsy Case Studies
Marie Snyder, PT, DPT, Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist

Pending Approval
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Lunch in Exhibit Hall  
2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Manual Therapy and Exercise Prescription in the Neurologic Population
Chris Carroll, PT, DPT, NCS, OCS, CSCS, FiT
2 Direct Access
  Transform Your Clinical Practice: Using Best Evidence to Build Clinical Skills Session:
Applying the Low Back CPG in the Clinic
Patricia Crane, PT, DPT, MBA
2 Direct Access
 

Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Making - Best Practices for Examination and
Intervention for Downs Syndrome
Joe Schreiber, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Case Studies in Down Syndrome
Heather Brossman, DHSc, DPT

Pending Approval
  Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Brain Injury: Neuropsychology and Speech
Language Pathology
Abigail Ridgeway, MS, CCC-SLP/L, IMC // Luke Ciaccio, PhD
2 General
4:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Brew and Business Membership Meeting
APTA PA Members Only
 
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. PA PT PAC Swingin' Safari Event
Additional event registration required to attend - tickets will also be available at the door.
 
6:00 p.m.            NEW: MAC Meeting: Social Justice & Advocacy Brainstorm:  This is focused on educators, but all are welcome to attend.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022
Times
Sessions
Contact Hour Approval
7:15 a.m.-8:30 a.m. Breakfast in Exhibit Hall  
8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Practical Application of Various Techniques for Treating Parkinson's - Part 1
sponsored by the APTA PA PTA SIG
Laura Elko, PT // Jill Alati, PT
2 Direct Access
Blood Flow Restriction Training: Maximizing Strength Gains In The Clinic - Part 1
Jim Wagner, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, CPAM, CSCS
2 General
Functional Fitness for All: Transitioning Your Patient from the Clinic to the Gym - Part 1
Kiersten McCartney, PT, DPT // Angela Smith, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS, SCS
0.75 Direct Access
1.25 General
Music & Movement: Benefits of Music Therapy in Rehabilitation
Marie Snyder, PT, DPT, Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist
2 General
10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Practical Application of Various Techniques for Treating Parkinson's - Part 2
sponsored by the APTA PA PTA SIG
Laura Elko, PT // Jill Alati, PT
2 Direct Access
Blood Flow Restriction Training: Maximizing Strength Gains In The Clinic - Part 2
Jim Wagner, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, CPAM, CSCS
2 General
Functional Fitness for All: Transitioning Your Patient from the Clinic to the Gym - Part 2
Kiersten McCartney, PT, DPT // Angela Smith, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS, SCS
0.50 Direct Access
1.50 General
   

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Hotel Information

  Kalahari Resort & Conference Center

  250 Kalahari Blvd. 
  Pocono Manor, PA
   
  APTA PA Meeting Rate: $189 per night, plus tax
  
Deadline to reserve your room is Sept. 19, 2022.
  All attendees who book through the APTA PA
  room block will 
automatically receive
  4 wristbands for the indoor waterpark!

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PA PT PAC Swingin' Safari Event

Discounted Swingin' Safari Party tickets can be added to your conference registration - see pricing below.

  Pre-Registration Pricing At Door Pricing
APTA PA Member $40 $50
APTA PA Member Guest $40 $50
Non-Member $45 $50
Non-Member Guest $45 $50
Student $15 $20
Child Free Free


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