Thursday, April 25, 2019

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019 – 7 am – 6 pm
Registration Desk open


Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019 – 7 am – TBD
DACBSP® Practical Exam


Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8 am – 6:30 pm
Course Title: Sports Chiropractic Principles and Practice
Instructors:
William Moreau, D.C., DACBSP®, FACSM
Robert Nelson, D.C., DACBSP®
Andrew Klein, D.C., DACBSP®
Dale Buchberger, D.C., PT, DACBSP®
Description: This course discusses the current best practices related to the evaluation, management, and care options for doctors of chiropractic working with athletes.
CEU total: 9


Date(s): Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8 am – 6 pm; Friday, April 26, 2019 – 8 am – 11 am
Course Title: Written Exam Development Workshop
Instructors:
Holly Westbrock, D.C., DACBSP®
Scott Vanina, D.C., DACBSP®
Description: The test bank for the CCSP® Board Examination has thousands of questions in it. The CCSP® Written Examination Committee meets every other year to review and update the test bank questions. The review consists of examining the data in the questions to ensure accuracy by doing a search of the current literature. There is a discussion of current practices to decide the relevancy of the content of each test item and decisions to rewrite, keep or delete questions are made. During the development workshop, new test questions are also written based upon research of current literature. The new test questions must be approved by the group after an in-depth discussion of accuracy and current practice relevancy. The group is advised by a psychometrician.


 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 6:45 am – 7 pm
Registration Desk open


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 7:15 am – 12:45 pm
CCSP® and DACBSP® Written Exam


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 8 am – 11 am
Course Title: CPR Recertification
Instructor: Anne Sorrentino, D.C., DACBSP®
Description: This lecture and course will be a CPR recertification.


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Course Title: 
Publication Workshop: What is Your Legacy? Applying and Contributing to Evidence in Sports Chiropractic
Instructors:
Bart Green, MSEd, D.C., Ph.D, DACBSP®
Claire Johnson, Ph.D, MSEd, D.C., DACBSP®
Description: 
In order to stay on the cutting edge of sports medicine, current publications should be critiqued and the relevant information applied to clinical practice. As well, each of us is responsible to share our knowledge with others in the profession. This workshop shows how information can be practically applied and you can contribute to the scientific literature through the publication of your own sports chiropractic case reports.
CEU total: 2


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Course Title: Research Abstracts – presentation of selected research abstracts
Instructors: Moderator Justin Grasmeyer, D.C., DACBSP®; various authors of selected abstracts
CEU total: 2


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 3:30 pm – 4 pm
Exhibitor Break


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 4 pm – 5 pm
Course Title: Sleep in Elite Athletes: What We Know, Behavior Management Strategies and Future Directions
Instructor: Lindsay Thornton, Ed.D
Description: This one (1) hour course will provide an overview of scientific literature summarizing sleep in elite athletes (quantity, quality, obstacles, seasonal phases) and provide best practices for behavioral management strategies around training/competition and travel. Future directions will be discussed as sleep interventions continue to be explored in the collegiate and National Team systems.
CEU total: 1


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 5 pm – 6 pm
Course Title: The Opioid Crisis for Athletes: A Case for Chiropractic Disrupting the Pain, Prescription, Addiction Cycle
Instructor: Sherry McAllister, Ed., D.C., CCSP®
Description: This one (1) hour presentation will offer a greater understanding of the scope of the athletic opioid situation, the elements that have contributed to it and the research showing the efficacy of chiropractic care.  The speaker for this presentation will discuss Opioids and how the prescription painkillers impact our athletic communities
CEU total: 1


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 6 pm – 7 pm
Course Title: Tactical Sports Medicine
Instructor: Lt. Joseph Dulla
Description: This one (1) hour course will provide an overview of current evidence-based research on actual vs perceived physical abilities needed by police officers assigned to patrol duties as well as injury trends and potential interventions among first responder populations.
CEU total: 1


Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Student Reception


 

Saturday, April 27, 2019


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 7 am – 6:30 pm
Registration Desk open


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 8 am – 10 pm
Exhibitor Booths open


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 8 am – 9 am
Course Title: Evidence-based Detection and Care for Victims of Sexual Abuse
Instructor: Andrew Smith, PhD
Description: This presentation has three phases. First, the literature on traumatic event epidemiology and downstream effects of un-discovered and unmanaged trauma across adolescence and the lifespan will be presented. Second, this presentation will focus on practical and applied strategy for identifying, discussing, and assessing traumatic exposure and related symptoms among patients/athletes. Specifically, this second phase of the presentation will focus on myths that produce barriers to discussing trauma among providers. Third, this presentation will present evidence-based treatment and referral options, from preventative management to full-on cognitive behavioral interventions. The goal is to disarm the fear/barriers for identifying and treating trauma by providing information and tools.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 9 am – 10 am
Course Title: Preservation and Restoration of Cartilage in Athletes
Instructor: Travis Maak, MD
Description: This will be a case-based presentation designed to provide a comprehensive overview and detailed description of athletic cartilage injuries of the hip and knee. Specific discussion regarding non-operative and operative treatments will be discussed. Detailed information on biologics will also be discussed including Platelet Rich Plasma, Prolotherapy, Stem Cells, and other biologic augmentation procedures.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 10 am – 10:30 am
Exhibitor Break


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Course Title: Extremity Manipulation
Instructors: Perry Williams, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®; Gregory Bauer, D.C., DACBSP®, CSCS®
Description: This one (1) hour course will provide an overview of current evidence-based evaluations and management strategies for the management of athletes with sports-related extremity injuries
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 11:30 am – 12 pm
Exhibitor Break


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 12 pm – 1:30 pm
Awards Luncheon


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Course Title: Vestibular Rehabilitation
Instructor: Amber Donaldson, DPT, M Physio (Manip), SCS, CSCS®
Description: This one (1) hour course will provide an overview of anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system and review current evidence-based evaluations and management strategies and techniques for individuals with vestibular dysfunctions in the sports medicine setting.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Course Title:
Alignment & Activation
Instructor: Dustin Nabhan, D.C., DACBSP®, FACSM, CSCS®, RMSK
Description: This one (1) hour workshop will investigate the clinical rationale, scientific evidence and current practices for the use of activation exercise and mobilization techniques of the lower extremity.  Gluteal activation exercise prescription will be analyzed for its efficacy as a pre-workout modality.  The use of mobilizations techniques of the lower extremity will be evaluated for their clinical indications.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 3:30 pm – 4 pm
Exhibitor Break


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 4 pm – 5 pm
Course Title: The Clinicians Role in Preventing and Managing Sexual Abuse in Sport
Instructor: William Moreau, D.C., DACBSP®, FACSM
Description: Sexual abuse impacts individuals occur frequently and is often not reported. Clinicians, including Doctor of Chiropractic, are often not properly trained how to detect, manage and play a role in preventing sexual abuse in all patient populations including athletic populations. This one (1) hour course explores current evidence-based guidelines for the detection and management of individuals who are victims of sexual abuse. The standards of care and regulatory components of properly managing victims of sexual abuse are described.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 5 pm – 6 pm
Course Title: Panel Discussion: Women in Sports Medicine
Instructors:
Holly Westbrock, D.C., DACBSP®
Amber Donaldson, D.C., M Physio (Manip), SCS, CSCS®
Sherry McAllister, MS, Ed, D.C., CCSP®
Anne Sorrentino, D.C., DACBSP®
Description: This one (1) hour program is a round table discussion with a question and answer session lead by 4 women in the sports medicine field.  Discussion topics cover a broad range and include working in a male-dominated field, the balance between professional and personal life, the confidence gap and how it affects female practitioners and patients, and specific physical strength deficits for the female practitioner and ways to avoid injury in the workplace.  The panel will also discuss specific assessments and treatments for conditions found in female athletes in the clinical and sideline settings and include:  vestibular dysfunction, high-risk behaviors, substance abuse, and mental health conditions.
CEU total: 1


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 7 pm – 9 pm
Poster Reception


 

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Date: Sunday, April 28, 2019 – 7 am – 1 pm
Registration Desk open


Date: Sunday, April 28, 2019 – 8 am – 10 am
Course Title: Misdiagnosed Sports Injuries: A Case-Based Approach
Instructor: Beverly Harger, D.C., DACBR
Description: This presentation will focus on frequently missed, overlooked or misdiagnosed sports injuries involving lower extremity. These missed musculoskeletal injuries when not diagnosed early and managed appropriately may result in long-term pain and disability
CEU total: 2


Date: Sunday, April 28, 2019 – 10 am – 12 pm
Course Title: Check Your Fear at the Door and Learn Practical Ways to Make Your Office Compliant
Instructor: Steve Conway, D.C., DACBOH, J.D.
Description: The compliance program provides the doctor of chiropractic a very practical way to understand their responsibilities to be compliant with all Federal, State, and local rules and regulations. The program uses actual scenarios that the doctor will be able to relate to in their office and guides them to implementing correct and effective compliance programs within their office(s).
CEU total: 2