2018 Schedule and Lecture Notes

Schedule of Events

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Presentation/Event Title Presenter/Host
8:00am - 7:00pm Registration Desk open N/A
8:00am – 6:30pm

Principles and Practice Workshop**

Speaker 1:                              Speaker 2:

Exercise principles

Strength principles


Speaker 3:                               Speaker 4:
-Upper Extremity           -Field assessment1

-Lower Extremity               -Field assessment2

William Moreau, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®, Bob Nelson, D.C., DACBSP®, CCEP,  FIACA., FICC, CSCS®,  PC, Dale Buchburger, MS, PT, DC, CSCS®, DACBSP®, Andrew Klein, M.S., D.C., DACBSP®
8:00am – 4:30pm

Written Exam Committee meeting***

Holly Westbrock, D.C., DACBSP® and Anne Babikian, D.C., DACBSP®

8:00am – 6:00pm Practical Exam** Tangent, Coral, Ivory, Pearl, Board Room, Diamond I & II & Crystal II as holding area.
1:00pm – 5:00pm ACBSP Position Committee meeting – Concussion update:  Dustin Nabhan, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®, William Moreau, D.C., FACSM, DACBSP®, Melissa Nagare, DC, CCSP®, Patrick Helma, DC, DACBSP®
Day's Total 9 CEUs*  

Friday, April 13, 2018


7:00am – 7:00pm Registration Desk open N/A
7:15am – 12:45pm

CCSP® and DACBSP® written examination**

8:00am – 11:00am

Written Examination Committee cont’d***

Holly Westbrock, D.C., DACBSP® and Anne Babikian, D.C., DACBSP®
8:00am – 11:00am CPR recertification*** Anne Sorrentino, D.C., DACBSP®, EMT-B, ART, CSTI, NKT, FDN
10:00am – 11:00am

ACBSP Student Scholarship winners

William Moreau, D.C., FACSM, DACBSP®,  & Joseph Horrigan, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®
12:00pm – 1:30pm Awards Luncheon –abstract awards, SCOTY+++ Melissa Nagare, D.C., CCSP® & Joseph Horrigan, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®
1:30pm – 3:30pm

Exhibitor Break & Podium Abstract Presentation

Lecture Notes

Various Authors, Moderator: Justin Grasmeyer, D.C., DACBSP®
3:30pm – 4:20pm

Rotary Instability of the Knee

Lecture Notes

Erica Witter-Davis, DC, DACBSP® 
4:20 pm – 5:10pm

Overtraining induced endocrine disturbance & osteopenia. 

Lecture Notes

Michelle Barrack, PhD
5:10pm - 6:00pm Tactical Sports Medicine Panel Lt. Joseph Dulla, MA, Fernando Montes, MA, Joseph Horrigan, D.C. Moderator: William Moreau, D.C., FACSM, DACBSP®
6:00pm - 9:00pm Student Reception John Scaringe, Melissa Nagare, William Moreau, Joseph Horrigan
Day's Total 5 CEUs*  

Saturday, April 14, 2018


Finding the Right Spine Surgeon, Red Flags for an Athlete Towards the Surgeon

Amir Vokshoor, MD
8:50am – 9:40am

Biologic Therapies for Degenerativ Disc Disease

Lecture Notes

Mary Ambach, MD
9:40am – 10:20am Exhibitor break N/A
10:20am – 11:20pm

Cardiac exam

Lecture Notes

Mimi Guarneri, MD
11:20am – 12:30pm

Faulty Mechanics in ACL Tears

Lecture Notes

Sean Flanagan, PhD, ATC

12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch on your own N/A
1:30pm – 2:20pm 

Beating bugs with Technology

Lecture Notes

William Moreau, DC, FACSM, DACBSP®
2:20pm – 3:30pm

Recurrent 5th metatarsal fractures

Lecture Notes


Carol Frey, MD
3:30pm – 4:20pm

New treatment for bone stress response

Lecture Notes

Neil Ghodadra, MD
4:20pm – 4:50pm

Exhibitor break


4:50pm – 5:40pm 

Safe Sport

Lecture Notes

Katie Hanna, M.Ed
5:40pm – 6:30pm

Association between Utilization of Chiropractic Services and Use of Prescription Analgesics

Lecture Notes

James Whedon, DC, MA

6:30pm – 7:20pm

Keynote: The Future of Chiropractic Sports Medicine 

William Moreau, DC, FACSM, DACBSP®
7:20pm – 10:00pm

Poster Reception in Exhibitor Area.  Book signing

Mimi Guarneri, MD
Day's Total

10 CEUs*


Sunday, April 15, 2018

8:00am – 10:00am

Ethics (2 hrs ethics) 

Lecture Notes

Felicia Cohn, PhD
10:00am – 3:00pm

DACBR sports radiology (5 hrs)

Lecture Notes

Hector RiveraMelo, DC, DACBR

Symposium wrap up and closing remarks

Melissa Nagare, DC, LAc, CCSP®
Day's Total 7 CEUs*  
Total symposium hours max 31 CEUs*  


*CEUs are acceptable for CCSP® and DACBSP® continuing education credit. Application will be made for states' relicensure, NSCA, and NATA CEU approval.
**Requires separate registration.
***Available to workshop registrants only
DACBSP® Written Exam Development Workshop: Up to 16 active DACBSP® certificants.  If you would like to serve on this committee, please email your CV to info@acbsp.com.  Those selected to serve will be contacted and provided a discount code to receive 50% off the early bird registration fee.
++SCU Student Reception: Open to all students and only students registered for the symposium. 
+++ACBSP™ Awards Luncheon: Available to symposium registrants and those with a purchased guest luncheon ticket.