imPacT 2018 Agenda

Tentative Schedule at a Glance

More details to be posted as they become available. Please check back often.

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(continuing competency hours)

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Thursday | April 5 | Graduate Athens Hotel 

Time Location Session CC Hrs
9:00am - 3:30pm
Graduate Hotel
Galleria Two
Board Meeting
3:30pm - 6:00pm Graduate Hotel
Galleria Two
Board Leadership Team Meeting

Friday | April 6 | The Classic Center                         back to top

Time Location Session CC Hrs
7:00am - 5:15pm Atrium Registration Open  
7:00am - 8:00am Atrium Breakfast  
8:00am - 10:15am Empire Rm General Session: PTED Talks

8am-8:25am - Creating a Hospital Nurse-Driven Mobiity Program - Why and How Physical Therapists Should Lead the Way | Rachael Walton-Mouw, PT, DPT

8:30am-8:55am - Telestroke Robotic Rehabilitation | Andy Butler, PT

9am - 9:25am - Bridges, Not Walls: Physical Therapy and the Social Justice PerspectiveKatherine June, SPT

9:30am - 9:55am - The imPacT of Physical Therapy: Perspectives of Patient and Family | Devon Gales

10am - 10:15am - PTED Speakers Q&A Panel | Rachael Walton-Mouw, PT, DPT; Andy Butler, PT; Katherine June, SPT; Devon Gales
1.45
10:15am - 10:30am Empire Lobby Refreshment Break  
10:30am - 12:30pm Willow Rm Concurrent Session:
RMBP Leadership Academy Level 1 - Discover It: Discovering Leadership! | Jennifer Green-Wilson, PT & Stacey Zeigler, PT, DPT
2.00


10:30am - 12:30pm Empire Rm Concurrent Session: Academic-Community Partnerships to Enhance Wellness of Disabled/Injured PopulationsKevin McCully & Megan Ware
10:30am - 12:30pm Ligotti Hall 1 Concurrent Session: The Role of Physical Therapy in Intercollegiate Sports Medicine | Ron Courson, PT Mike Dew, PT & Connor Norman, PT, DPT
10:30am - 12:30pm Ligotti Hall 2 Concurrent Session: Building a Therapy Plan of Care Using Standardized AssessmentsChristopher Brechtel, PT
12:30pm - 1:45pm Atrium Delegates Townhall Luncheon  
12:45pm - 1:30pm Atrium Delegates Townhall | David TaylorPT, DPT    
1:45pm - 3:00pm Empire Rm Insightful Lecture: Earning the Future | Anne Thompson, PT 1.15
3:00pm - 3:15pm Empire Lobby  Refreshment Break  
3:15pm - 5:15pm Willow Rm Concurrent Session:
RMBP Leadership Academy Level 1 - Discover It:  Discovering Leadership in YouJennifer Green-WilsonPT & Stacey ZeiglerPT, DPT
2.00


   
3:15pm - 5:15pm Empire Rm Concurrent Session: Having an Impact Through Community Health Promotion ProgramsKimberly Richards, PT, DPT Amy Keating, PT, MSPT Dawn Harrison, PT, DPT & Steven Owens, PT, MSPT 
3:15pm - 5:15pm Ligotti Hall 1 Concurrent Session: Promotion of Mobility in the Physical Therapy Patient with Chronic PainScott Lowe, PT, DPT & Daniel Mackie, PT, DPT
3:15pm - 5:15pm Ligotti Hall 2 Concurrent Session: Optimizing the Ride: How Manual Wheelchair Configuration Enhances FunctionJennith Bernstein, PT, DPT
5:45pm - 6:45pm Univ. of GA UGA Tour - Attendees will drive to UGA for a guided tour of the sports facilities and more! Complimentary parking at Carlton St Deck.   
7:30pm - 10:00pm Creature Comforts Brewery

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GFPT Fundraiser held downtown Athens at the Creature Comforts Brewery. Registration includes admission and one drink. Please note this event is first come first serve as limited space is available.
Registration Rate: $30   
 

Saturday | April 7 | The Classic Center                     back to top

Time Location Session CC Hrs
6:00am - 7:00am Atrium Exhibitor Setup  
7:00am - 5:45pm Atrium Registration Open  
7:00am - 8:00am Atrium Breakfast  
7:00am - 8:00am Atrium Exhibitor Visitation  
7:15am - 7:50am Willow FIN Meeting: Private Practice Network  
8:00am - 9:00am Empire Rm General Session
RMBP Leadership Academy: Harnessing Intergenerational Collaboration: The Power of Dynamic Mentoring Jennifer Green-WilsonPT & Stacey ZeiglerPT, DPT
1.00
9:00am - 9:15am Atrium Exhibitor Visitation  
9:15am - 10:15am Empire Rm Concurrent Session: Pectoralis Minor: The Forgotten Link in Managing Subacromial Impingement SyndromeLawrence Ramiscal, PT, DPT 1.00
9:15am - 10:15am Ligotti Hall 1 Concurrent 5x5 Sessions: Managing Pain
Knee Osteoarthritis: Prediction & Prevention | Jim Lewis, PT, DPT
Impairment Based Approach to PT Diagnosis to Direct Treatment | Jake  Irwin, PT
Manual Therapy & Presistent Pain | Tyler Miller, PT, DPT
Perceived Barriers to Implementing Pain Neuroscience Education | Sarah Webster, PT, DPT & Keri Rogers, PT, DPT
Utilization of Manual Therapy to the Lumbar Spine | Zachary Walston, PT, DPT
Dry Needling as an Adjunct Intervention for Chronic Low Back Pain | Brandi Dotson, PT, DPT
9:15am - 10:15am Ligotti Hall 2 Concurrent 5x5 Sessions: Neuro/Peds
Stairclimbing: Rehab Benefits for Parkinson's Disease | Christy Brimmer, PT, DPT
Sensory Changes Following Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy | Kathye Light, PT
Together We Run: Promoting Health & Fitness in Disable Adolescents | Tammy Buck, PT, DPT
Presence of Bacteria & Fungi in Therapeutic Ball Pits | Mary Ellen Oesterle, PT, Kimberlyn Wilson, SPT, Jacob Flint, SPT
Measurement & Rater Reliability of Active Cervical Lateral Flexion Range of Motion in Infants | Kimberly Castle, PT
9:15am - 10:15am Oconee River Concurrent 5x5 Sessions: Innovative Practice
Development & Reliability Testing of Change of Lateral Direction Test (COLD) | Haley Worst, PT, DPT & Nancy Henderson, PT, DPT
Interregional Dependence Model for Temporomandibular Disorder | Jessica Bivins, PT, DPT
The Effects of Fatigue on Foot Strike in Recreational Runners | Laura Sullivan, SPT, & Brittany Spaid
Dancer w/Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS) | Ann MacDougall, SPT
Paddle Boarding Aquatic Therapy w/Pediatric Patients | Alyssa Walz, PT, DPT
Say Squat!! | Karyn Staples, PT
10:15am - 10:45am Atrium  Refreshment Break &
Exhibitor Visitation
 
10:45am - 12:45pm Willow Rm  Concurrent Session: 
RMBP Leadership Academy Level 2 - Share It: Leading Others as a Positive Influence: Engaging, Transforming & Igniting Teams! Jennifer Green-WilsonPT & Stacey ZeiglerPT, DPT
2.00     
10:45am - 12:45pm Empire Rm Concurrent Session: Effective Strategies for Enhanced Collaboration of the PT-PTA TeamDeanna Maddox, PTASandra Eskew Capps, PT, DPTAshley Camoosa, PTA
10:45am - 12:45pm Ligotti Hall 1 Concurrent Session: Defining the Undefined in Critical Care Rehabilitation | Tiffany Haney, PT Stephen Ramsey, PT & Erica Colclough, PT
10:45am - 12:45pm Ligotti Hall 2 Concurrent Session: Finding Equilibrium: The Reconciliation and Practical Integration of Modern Pain Concepts with Classic Manual Therapy ParadigmsAnjanette Nunez, PT, DPT & Daniel Maddox, PT, DPT
10:45am - 12:45pm Oconee River Concurrent Session: Clinical Application of Exercise Prescription PrinciplesBlake Hampton, PT, DPT
12:45pm - 2:30pm  Atrium Awards Luncheon  
1:00pm - 1:45pm Atrium Awards Ceremony  
1:50pm - 2:20pm Atrium Poster Presentations
                              3 posters = 1 CCH
1.00
12:45pm - 2:30pm Atrium  Exhibitor Visitation  
2:30pm - 4:30pm Empire Rm 2:30pm - 3:00pm:
FIN Meeting:
Student Network

3:00pm - 4:30pm:
Student
Session: How to Brew Your Perfect PT Career - Getting All of Your Favorite Flavors in One Glass | Beth Collier, PT, DPT,  Anne Thompson, PT & Jason Reiss, PT, DPT Moderated by Jimmy McKay, PT, DPT - Host of PT Pintcast
 
2:30pm - 4:30pm Willow Rm Concurrent Session:  RMBP Leadership Academy Level 2 - Share It: Leading Through Change & Conflict | Jennifer Green-Wilson, PT & Stacey Zeigler, PT, DPT 2.00
2:30pm - 4:30pm Ligotti Hall 1 Concurrent Session: Movement and the Mind: The Significance of Dual Task Performance in Aging IndividualsSarah Caston, PT, DPT
2:30pm - 4:30pm Ligotti Hall 2 Concurrent Session: IASTM Redefined: Basic, Gentle Soft Tissue Techniques for Your Patient CareTony Mikla, DPT
2:30pm - 4:30pm Oconee River Concurrent Session: Swell Your Knowledge: What's New in Edema Management for OrthopedicsShelley Smith DiCecco, PT
2:30pm Atrium  Exhibitor Teardown  
4:30pm - 4:45pm Empire Lobby Refreshment Break  
4:45pm - 5:45pm Empire Rm General Session:
PTAG Business Meeting
 
6:00pm - 6:30pm Willow Rm FIN Meeting: PTA Network  
6:00pm - 7:00pm Ligotti Hall 1 FIN Meeting: Neurology PT Network  
8:00pm until Starting @ All Good Lounge

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GA PT PAC Fundraiser: Athens Pub Excursion. A $40 donation to GA PT PAC gives you a wristband good for discounts at some of Athens local bars. The excursion will start at All Good, Flanagan's, Sandbar, and ending the night at Boars Head! 

Wristbands will be on sale during ImPacT if you didn't purchase during your original registration.
Registration Rate: $40

 

Sunday | April 8 | The Classic Center                       back to top

Time Location Session CC Hrs
8:00am - 1:15pm Atrium Registration Open  
8:00am - 9:00am Atrium Breakfast  
9:00am - 11:00am Williow Rm Concurrent Session: Dear Medicare Can I...? What Outpatient Physical Therapists MUST KnowRobbie Leonard, PT, DPT 2.00


9:00am - 11:00am Ligotti Hall Concurrent Session Part I: Fascial Manipulation: A New Biomechanical Model for Treatment of Musculoskeletal PainCarl Heldman, DPT & Larry Steinbeck, PT  
9:00am - 11:00am Empire Rm Concurrent Session Part I: From Potty Training to Puberty and Pre-Adulthood: Building Healthy Foundations in the Active Young FemaleJulie Granger, PT, DPT

11:00am - 11:15am Empire Lobby Refreshment Break  
11:15am - 1:15pm Willow Rm Concurrent Session: Physical Therapy & Medicare Audits | Mansoor Ansari, JD, LLM 2.00


11:15am - 1:15pm Ligotti Hall Concurrent Session Part II: Fascial Manupulation: A New Biomechanical Model for Treatment of Musculoskeletal Pain | Carl Heldman, DPT & Larry Steinbeck, PT  
11:15am - 1:15pm Empire Rm Concurrent Session Part IIFrom Potty Training to Puberty and Pre-Adulthood: Building Healthy Foundations in the Active Young FemaleJulie Granger, PT, DPT