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Hip & Knee: Complex Understanding for Simple Solutions

Speaker: Erik P. Meira, PT, DPT

The hip and knee are a complex pairing comprising the structural and functional core of many human movements, from ADL to sport. Rehab professionals such as physical therapists and athletic trainers are in a unique position to evaluate, treat, and oversee the recovery of patients with hip and knee injuries. They also often find themselves in the position to assist with developing injury reduction programs for active populations. Having a deeper understanding of what is known and not known can help professionals develop the most effective programs to address these issues.
This two-day course will include lecture and lab demonstration to explore the complexity of the hip and the knee. Topics including femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), acetabular labral and chondral injuries, gluteal/psoas/patellar tendinopathies, ligamentous injuries, meniscal tears, and patellofemoral pain (PFP) will be discussed. There will also be extensive exploration of postoperative management and return to play strategies for common procedures such as anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR), femoroplasty, and labral and meniscal repairs.
This complex content will be presented in a way that is simple to understand and even simpler to implement by focusing on key concepts in a hierarchical format.

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Details:

Open to: PT, PTA, ATC, LAT

Date: September 21-22, 2019

Time: September 21st registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Course hours Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Location: Memorial Hermann Memorial City - Medical Plaza North 

Rooms: Bunker Hill and Piney Point

920 Frostwood Dr, Houston, TX 77024

Fees:

Memorial Hermann Non-SM&R Employee: $100
Memorial Hermann SM&R Employee: $150
Non-Memorial Hermann Attendee: $300

Deadline for Registration: September 13, 2019

 

A refund minus a $50 administration fee will be granted if cancellation notice is received in writing greater than 10 calendar days prior to course start date.  No refund will be granted if cancellation notice is received less than 5 calendar days prior to course start date.  To cancel your registration, please utilize the cancellation link in your course confirmation email and send a send a cancellation email to SMR.Education@memorialhermann.org with Registration Cancellation in the subject line.  If you register and do not attend, or do not fulfill the requirements of the class, your reservations fee will not be refunded. 

Cancellation of the event by Memorial Hermann will result in a full refund of monies received.  Memorial Hermann is not responsible for the refund of travel or hotel expenses under any circumstances.  Memorial Hermann reserves the right to cancel or change any programs for due cause.  In the event of a cancelation, participants will be notified via contact email and contact phone number submitted in the registration.