INSIGHT

INSIGHT

 

INSIGHT is PTAG's fall meeting created with a vision of our special intererst groups (SIGs) choosing and creating the educational programming to provide a more diverse selection of courses and events for all attendees. Designed as a multi-day program, INSIGHT will allow many opportunities for networking and education!

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Insight 2016 Proceedings Files

 

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Session Key by Special Interest Group

Geriatric

Leadership
RM Barney Poole Leadership Academy

Neurology

Orthopaedics

Pediatric

Policy

Students

General Knowledge

 

Friday, September 30, 2016

7:00 - 8:15 AM

Exhibitor Set Up/Load In - Banquet Room E/F

7:45AM - 8:45AM

PTAG Board of Directors meeting - Meeting Room 3

8:15AM - 9:00AM

Welcome Reception & Attendee Check-In - Banquet Room E/F

9:00AM - 10:15AM

1A: Bending But Not Breaking: Implications for Assessing, Treating & Managing the Hypermobile Athlete

Blackmon, Gebhardt

Banquet Room H

1B: Leading Emotionally is NOT Emotional!

Bezner, Green-Wilson, Moore

Meeting Room 7/8

1C: More than SOAP: Documenting to Avoid Denials

Harris

Meeting Room 11

1D: Integrated Service Delivery and Best Practice in Early Intervention

Fowler, Spurlock

Meeting Room 3

1E: Sensory Processing:  Implications for the Physical Therapist

Tunney, LaForme Fiss

Meeting Room 9

10:45AM - 12:00PM

2D: Developmental Implications of Chronic Stress in Infants and Young Children

C Smith

Meeting Room 3

12:00PM -1:00PM

Lunch with Exhibitors - Banquet Room E/F

TPTA District Chair Meeting - Marriott

1:00PM - 3:00PM

3A: Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction

Wamack, Gean

Meeting Room 11

3B: Communicate & Negotiate Effectively!, Part A

Bezner, Green-Wilson, Moore

Meeting Room 7/8

3C: Incorporating & Interpretation of Functional Testing & Training Across Patients Types

Lowe

Banquet Room H

3D: Vestibular Development: A Look Beyond the Traditional View

Clopton

Meeting Room 3

3E: Maximizing Performance Using External Focus of Attention

Bloom

Meeting Room 9

3:00PM - 3:15PM

Break, Exhibitor/Sponsor Visits - Banquet Room E/F

3:15PM - 5:15PM

4A: Beyond the Female Athlete Triad: Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport & Implications for PTs

Blackmon

Banquet Room H

4B: Communicate & Negotiate Effectively!, Part B

Bezner, Green-Wilson, Moore

Meeting Room 7/8

4C: Treating Patients in Poverty: A Case Study Approach

Rethorn

Meeting Room 3

4D: Social Media for the Physical Therapy Professional

Balmes, Brubaker

Meeting Room 11

4E: Vestibular Rehabilitation in Acute Care

B Smith

Meeting Room 9

5:15PM - 6:15PM

Exhibitor/Sponsor Reception (Sponsored by Amedisys Home Health Services) - Banquet Room E/F

7:00PM - 9:00PM

Georgia & Tennessee PT PAC Event (additional registration fee applies) - Marriott TN River Room

 

Saturday, October 1, 2016

7:00AM - 7:45AM

Attendee Check-In, Continental breakfast, and Exhibitor/Sponsor Visits - Banquet Room E/F

7:45AM - 9:45AM

5A: Optimizing Rehab Results Utilizing a “WELLNESS” Approach!

Mielcarski, Silver

Meeting Room 3

5B: ACLR Rehabilitation Best Practice Recom- mendations

Myers

Meeting Room 2

5C: Leading Through Change and Innovation

Bezner, Green-Wilson, Moore

Meeting Room 11

5D: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease: Maximizing Function from the Clinic to Home

Durrough

Meeting Room 7

5E: Geriatric Case Studies: Utilizing Best Evidence Across the Continuum of Care with Varied Payment Models

Barredo, Bloodworth, Flemming

Meeting Room 8

9:45AM - 9:55AM

Exhibitor/Sponsor Visits - Banquet Room E/F

9:55AM - 10:55AM

5A: Optimizing Rehab Results Utilizing a “WELLNESS” Approach!, concluded

Meeting Room 3

6B: Robotic Arthroplasty of the Hip and Knee: The Future Is Now

Minter

Meeting Room 2

5C: Leading Through Change and Innovation, concluded

Meeting Room 11

5D: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease: Maximizing Function from the Clinic to Home, cont'd

Meeting Room 7

5E: Geriatric Case Studies: Utilizing Best Evidence Across the Continuum of Care with Varied Payment Models, cont’d

Meeting Room 8

11:05AM - 12:20PM

INSIGHTful Lecture with Dr. Steve Wolf - FiRST and Foremost: A look Into Our Future

Banquet Room I

12:20PM - 12:30PM

Exhibitor/Sponsor Drawing - Banquet Room I

12:30PM - 1:00PM

Poster Presentations & Lunch Pick-Up - Banquet Room E/F

Georgia PTA SIG Meeting
CANCELLED

1:00PM - 2:15PM

Poster Presentations Exhibitor/Sponsor Visits - Banquet Room E/F

Tennessee Business Meeting - Banquet Room H

Georgia SIG Meetings - see below for room assignments

Georgia Delegate Meeting -
CANCELLED

2:45PM - 3:45PM

7A: FOTO Emphasis on Outcomes

Rasmussen

Meeting Room 2

7B: Evidence-Based Management of the Lumbopelvic Region & Lower Quarter

Russell, Mancini, Patel, Thompson

Meeting Room 3

7C: RM Barney Poole Leadership Academy

Ignite, Engage & Empower High Performance Teams

Bezner, Green-Wilson, Moore

Meeting Room 11

5D: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease: Maximizing Function from the Clinic to Home, concluded

Meeting Room 7

5E: Geriatric Case Studies: Utilizing Best Evidence Across the Continuum of Care with Varied Payment Models, concluded

Meeting Room 8

2:45PM - 3:45PM

SSIG Meeting - Banquet Room I

3:45PM - 3:55PM

Break, Exhibitor/Sponsor Visits - Banquet Room E/F

3:55PM - 5:55PM

7A: FOTO Emphasis on Outcomes, concluded

Meeting Room 2

7B: Evidence-Based Management of the Lumbopelvic Region & Lower Quarter, concluded

Meeting Room 3

7C: RM Barney Poole Leadership Academy

Ignite, Engage & Empower High Performance Teams, concluded

Meeting Room 11

8D: Improving Adherence & Outcomes for Patients with Parkinson’s Disease-Exploring a Novel Motion Capture System

Chatto

Meeting Room 7

Student Session - Residency Training vs. a Formal (or Informal) Mentorship Program

Banquet Room I

6:10PM - 7:10PM

PTAG Business Meeting - Banquet Room I
Meeting Agenda
Business Meeting Minutes - April 2016

7:30PM - 9:00PM

PTAG Awards Ceremony & Dinner (additional registration fee applies) - Banquet Room H

9:15PM - 11:00PM

Georgia & Tennessee SSIG-Hosted Social (Sponsored by Benchmark Physical Therapy) - Banquet Room I

 

Sunday, October 2, 2016

7:45AM - 8:15AM

Attendee Check-In & Continental Breakfast - Prefunction Area

8:15AM - 10:15AM

9A: Ethics

Flemming

Meeting Room 3

9B: 5X5 Presentations

Meeting Room 7

9C: Headaches

Keys

Meeting Room 11

9D: Lower Extremity Human Gross Anatomy Review

Offsite - Hosted at UTC

Hanks, Tate

10:30AM - 11:30AM

10A: TN Jurisprudence: The Legal Basis of Physical Therapy Practice

Ingram

Meeting Room 7

10B: Jurisprudence for Physical Therapy Practice in Georgia

Taylor

Meeting Room 3

11:30AM - 12:30PM

 

12:30PM

Meeting concludes - Prefunction Area

Be sure to return CEU and Evaluation forms to the registration desk before you leave

Thank you for joining us!

 

PTAG SIG Meeting Locations

STUDENT

ACUTE CARE

NEUROLOGY

PRIVATE PRACTICE

DELEGATES

Banquet Room I

Meeting Room 2

Meeting Room 7

Meeting Room 8

Banquet Room I
CANCELLED

 

Other Information that you may need:

 

 

INSIGHT 2016

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Friday, September 30 - Sunday, October 2, 2016

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Joint Meeting with the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association

Online registration for Insight 2016 is now closed. However, you can still

Pay an Invoice button image or Sign up to Volunteer or
Download an Onsite Registration Form to bring to the event with you.

Already registered?

Visit the proceedings page for session handouts and more information to bring with you to the event.

And don't forget to download the PTAG Mobile App - search "PTAG" in your App Store.

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THANK YOU SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS:

 

DIAMOND SPONSOR:
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SILVER SPONSORS:
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Exhibitors:

AlterG   •   Amedisys Home Health Services   •   Benchmark Physical Therapy

Benchmark Rehab Partners   •   Biodex Medical Systems   •   BMS Practice Solutions

BTE Technologies, Inc   •   Emory Healthcare   •   HCA - Hospital Corporation of America

LightForce Therapy Lasers by LiteCure Medical   •   Myopian Seminars   •   PTPN

Physio   •   Reliant Rehabilitation   •   Signature Healthcare   •   Stellar Therapy Services

Tru Medical Solutions   •   Wellstar Health System

 

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING? CHECK OUT THE PROSPECTUS.

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Conference Registration is Now Closed

But you can still join us for the PTAG & TPTA joint fall meeting, INSIGHT 2016, to be held at the Chattanooga Convention Center, September 30 - October 2, 2016.

Download an Onsite Registration Form

 

  • Earn Up to 1.925 CEUs (19.25 Hours)
  • Orthopaedics
  • Sports
  • Neurological
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Policy
  • RM Barney Poole Leadership Academy
  • INSIGHTful Lecture
      --with Dr. Steven Wolf, PT, PhD, FAHA, FAPTA
  • Georgia Poster Presentations (open to PTAG & TPTA viewing)

See who is already registered

Download a pre-registration brochure.

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Regular Registration Fees

(Effective 9/16/16 @ 5 pm until the event)

  APTA MEMBER FEES
APTA NON MEMBER FEES
 

PT

Post-Prof/
Residency PT

PTA

STU

PT

PTA

STU

Full Conference

$500

$150

$380

$145

$600

$480

$175

Friday or Saturday Only

$350

$105

$275

$90

$450

$375

$125

Sunday Only

$225

$68

$185

$65

$325

$285

$95


Additional fees apply for optional events including PAC, Award Dinner, and lunch for one day only or non-conference attendees. 2016 graduates receive a $50 discount.

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Attention PTAG Students!

We have a limited number of student volunteer positions available as first come, first served opportunities.

The volunteer form will close on Friday, September 23 at 5 pm eastern time.

By volunteering for a minimum of 4 hours, you are eligible to receive the day of your volunteer work for free! (If you are volunteering all of your 4+ hours on Sunday, you are eligible for Sunday free, as well as $25 off of one other day or full conference registration).

More details are available here: http://bit.ly/2cnfuJm

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Location

ChattanoogaConvChattanooga Convention Center
1150 Carter St
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Join us in Chattanooga and take a moment to enjoy the walk-ability of downtown. There is also a free, electric shuttle that connects the Convention Center to more than 50 restaurants.

We know you will appreciate Chattanooga's fiber optic network with internet speeds up to 1 gigabit per second - that's the fastest internet in the western hemisphere - and you can enjoy free WiFi Internet provided by the Convention Center!

Convention Center Parking

Please note that attendees will need to pay their own parking fees and PTAG/TPTA does not have a discounted rate for this. The parking rates for the garage are as follows:

  • <1 hour: $2.00
  • 1 - 3 hours: $4.00
  • 3 - 5 hours: $6.00
  • >5 hours: $8.00
  • Overnight: $12.00

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Reserve Your Hotel Room Now

2016LocationExteriorMake your hotel reservations at the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown, adjacent to the convention center. The room block deadline has passed, but you can still book a room using our special rate as long as rooms are available. Don't miss out!

Chattanooga Marriott Downtown
2 Carter Plz
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Reservations: 800-841-1674 or ONLINE!

Your Tennessee getaway begins at the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown. Adjacent to the Chattanooga Convention Center, just moments from the scenic riverfront, in the heart of Chattanooga, TN's business district, the hotel offers 343 impeccably appointed rooms and suites, designed to cater to the needs of today's busy traveler. Luxurious amenities include plush Marriott Revive Bedding and our exclusive Plug-In panel technology, as well as ergonomic work spaces. Stay connected during your Chattanooga stay, thanks to in-room high-speed Internet access.

PTAG/TPTA Nightly Rate
$129 + 17.25% (Current Applicable Taxes) = $151.25
Guaranteed until room block full or 5:00 PM ET on Thursday, September 8, which ever comes first.
Available 3 days prior and after meeting dates

Your Tennessee getaway begins at the Chattanooga Marriott Downtown. Adjacent to the Chattanooga Convention Center, just moments from the scenic riverfront, in the heart of Chattanooga, TN's business district, the hotel offers 343 impeccably appointed rooms and suites, designed to cater to the needs of today's busy traveler. Luxurious amenities include plush Marriott Revive Bedding and our exclusive Plug-In panel technology, as well as ergonomic work spaces. Stay connected during your Chattanooga stay, thanks to in-room high-speed Internet access.

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Networking & Social Opportunities

Exhibitor/Sponsor Tables

Friday

  • Welcome Breakfast Reception
  • Friday Lunch
  • Exhibitor/Sponsor Evening Reception
  • Georgia & Tennessee PT PAC Event

Saturday

  • Tennessee Business Meeting
  • Exhibitor/Sponsor Drawing
  • Georgia Business Meeting
  • Georgia SIG & Delegates Meetings
  • Georgia Awards Ceremony Dinner
    (open to PTAG & TPTA)
  • Georgia & Tennessee SSIG-Hosted Socialblueline

Sponsors, Advertisers & Exhibitors!

Interested in sponsoring, advertising and/or exhibiting at INSIGHT 2016? Check out the Prospectus!

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