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August 2015
$250 – $350

UWS Campus – Accelerated Rehab Part 2

August 1 @ 12:00 pm - August 2 @ 3:00 pm
University of Western States Hampton Hall,
2900 NE 132nd
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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Presented by: Jason Brown, DC, DACRB About the program: Part 2 emphasizes extremity support and function, as well as assessment and correction of the upper and lower quarters. (It is not necessary to complete part 1 to register and appreciate part 2.) OUTLINE: • Review of functional assessment methods aimed at detecting upper and lower quarter dysfunction. • Setting the foundation: the role of the torso (spine position, posture, and breathing) in extremity movement. • Proximal stability for distal mobility…

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$160

Salem, OR – Stretching for Performance and Acute Injury Care in Athletics

August 15 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Chemeketa Community College,
4000 Lancaster Drive NE
Salem, OR 97309 United States
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“Stretching for Performance: Acute Injury Care in Athletics” Instructor: Erich Steinmetz, LMT About the program: Paradigm Shift Part 1:  Stretching for Performance In this course students will examine a wide variety of stretching techniques and their effects on the myofascial and nervous systems, particularly as it pertains to improving athletic performance in a Pre-Event context.  Topics include anatomy and physiology of skeletal muscle and fascia, Static Stretching, Muscle Energy Techniques, MFR, AIS, ART and Dynamic Stretching.  This course is designed…

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Boston, MA – Fascial Distortion Model

August 21 @ 8:00 am - August 23 @ 12:00 pm
Northeastern University,
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Presented by: Dr. C. Tyrel Hummel About this program: This seminar contains a review of the FDM Principles as well as a basic introduction to the Practice of the Fascial Distortion Model in relation to the human body. Here we will fine-tune your knowledge of the basic principles and expose you to the power of correctly identifying and treating musculoskeletal complaints as they relate to the FDM. Special attention will be emphasized on teaching you how to properly administer the…

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$225

UWS Campus – Documentation, Coding and Compliance

August 22 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
University of Western States,
Hampton Hall, 2900 NE 132nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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“Documentation, Coding and Compliance” Speaker: Mario Fucinari, DC, CCSP, MCS-P, MCS-I About the program: The chiropractic profession, along with the rest of the medical profession, is facing significant changes in policies and procedures. ICD-10 diagnosis goes into effect on October 1, 2015. In addition, Documentation Guidelines in EHR, Medicare and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Regulations now makes your documentation critical. Personal injury, Medicare and commercial carriers have released clarifications to their policies and the interpretation of the…

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September 2015
$3750 – $3950

UWS Campus – Diplomate in Sports Medicine Program

September 12 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
University of Western States,
Hampton Hall, 2900 NE 132nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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Diplomate in Sports Medicine Program DACBSP® Begins September 12-13, 2015 Instructors: Dustin Nabhan, DC, DACBSP Joseph Horrigan, DC, DACBSP Andy Klein, DC, DACBSP Dale Buchberger, MS, PT, DC, DACBSP, CSCS Heather Linden, PT Anne Sorrentino, DC, DACBSP William Moreau, DC, DACBSP About the program: Advance your career by becoming a sports specialist. Sports certified doctors of chiropractic make an average of $35,000 more annually than their non-sports certified counterparts. Revitalize your career and improve your chiropractic case management skills and clinical competency by becoming certified…

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Newark, NJ – Functional Soft Tissue Featuring FAKTR

September 19 @ 10:00 am - September 20 @ 2:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Newark, NJ United States
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About this program: Functional Soft Tissue, Featuring FAKTR is a 14.5 hour hands on seminar including an introduction to SFMA upper tier evaluation for the evaluation and treatment of soft tissue dysfunction, the use of FAKTR Concepts, and Rehabilitation for soft tissue remodeling. SFMA upper tier evaluation will be introduced to assist in determining areas of injury and dysfunction and help isolate areas along the kinetic chain that may be dysfunctional but not pain provoking for faster and more lasting…

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Bloomington, MN – Functional Taping for Musculoskeletal Injuries

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - September 27 @ 1:30 pm
Homewood Suites by Hilton,
2261 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN United States
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About this program: Functional Taping for Musculoskeletal Injuries is a 12 hour hands on course designed to demonstrate pre-taping functional evaluation to determine which taping technique to be used and to ensure a functional change when applied.  Several different taping techniques will be demonstrated and used on number of musculoskeletal injuries of the spine, upper extremity, and lower extremity.  Taping techniques to be demonstrated include Tim Brown’s Specific Proprioceptive Response Taping, Kinesiotaping, Fascia Movement Taping (FMT), Spider Tech pre-cuts, and…

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$130 – $300

UWS Campus – Posture, Balance and Motion

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - September 27 @ 2:00 pm
University of Western States,
2900 NE 132nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Steven Weiniger Learn more about Dr. Weiniger. THE PROGRAM: Become the POSTURE SPECIALIST By integrating posture rehab exercise with chiropractic and other motion-based therapies, professionals systematically build an identity as a posture specialist. As evidence-based insurers increasingly demand active care plans, the StrongPosture® protocols integrates active and passive care for improved results, compliance, referrals and retention. Attendees learn strategies for creating posture awareness, and then strengthening posture using balls and other low-tech tools in a PosturePractice model integrating…

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$215

MT: Introduction to Lymphatic Drainage – Bonneville Hot Springs Spa Retreat

September 27 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
OR United States
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“Introduction to Lymphatic Drainage” Licensed Massage Therapist Workshop and Retreat Bonneville Hot Springs Resort and Spa 1252 East Cascade Drive • North Bonneville, WA September 27, 2015 Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Presented by Gepina Caterina, LMT BIO: Gepina Caterina LMT See below to register. If you have any questions, please contact 503-251-5719 or ce@uws.edu. Testimonials “This class is out of the box, loved it. I’m an alumni of UWS and presently work with a chiropractor. I work a lot…

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October 2015
$300 – $495

UWS Campus – FAKTR

October 10 @ 8:00 am - October 11 @ 12:00 pm
University of Western States,
Hampton Hall, 2900 NE 132nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Craig Kawaoka About the program: The demonstration of THE FAKTR CONCEPT in the treatment of ligament, tendon, myofascial, post-surgical, and traumatic injuries in the acute or chronic stages. The demonstration of Functional Taping for MSK Injuries for the treatment of soft tissue injuries, postural disorders, and edema/bruising reduction. This is a simple, very effective means of treating & rehabilitating soft tissue/fascial dysfunction upon immediate return to your office. The hands-on seminar will include treatment of tendon, ligament, fascial injuries for: • The Lumbopelvic Spine • The Hip/Thigh/Abdomen •…

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NW Symposium and Homecoming 2015

October 16 @ 8:00 am - October 18 @ 5:00 pm
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Every 2 days until October 18, 2015
Embassy Suites – Portland Airport,
7900 NE 82nd AVe
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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Please follow the link for additional information regarding this years NW Symposium and Homecoming.

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NW Symposium and Homecoming 2015

October 18 @ 8:00 am - October 20 @ 5:00 pm
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Every 2 days until October 18, 2015
Embassy Suites – Portland Airport,
7900 NE 82nd AVe
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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Please follow the link for additional information regarding this years NW Symposium and Homecoming.

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November 2015
$275 – $350

UWS Campus – System of a Run

November 7 @ 8:30 am - November 8 @ 4:30 pm
University of Western States,
Hampton Hall, 2900 NE 132nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97230 United States
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Presented by: Chris Johnson, PT About this course This course will provide you with a clear, succinct, evidence-based answer to the most pressing question an injured runner will have for you, “When can I run?”Participants will learn a systematic, comprehensive framework to manage injured runners and help them return to their pre-injury status and beyond through a graded exposure approach. The course will cover: • Review of the performance demands of running • Discussion of risk factors for running injures and regions most likely to be…

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December 2015
$175 – $375

Summer in December

December 11 - December 13
Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa,
3700 Wailea Alanui Drive
Maui, HI 96753 United States
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Integrative Head, Spine and Shoulder Care Strategies and Low Back Pain and Rehab 2015 Presented by Dr. William Moreau, Dr. Beverly Harger, Dr. Phillip Snell 20 hours of continuing education Program overview: This integrative course will provide clinicians with an update on head, spine and shoulder care strategies. To improve diagnosis the clinician will learn recent advances in imaging with emphasis on key imaging modalities utilized in practice. Strategies for solving common and challenging clinical problems will be discussed. Opportunities for…

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October 2016

NW Symposium

October 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - October 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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Every 2 days until October 16, 2016
Embassy Suites – Portland Airport,
7900 NE 82nd AVe
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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More information to come. For questions regarding this event, contact the continuing education department.

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NW Symposium

October 16, 2016 @ 8:00 am - October 18, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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Every 2 days until October 16, 2016
Embassy Suites – Portland Airport,
7900 NE 82nd AVe
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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More information to come. For questions regarding this event, contact the continuing education department.

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October 2017

NW Symposium

October 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - October 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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Every 2 days until October 15, 2017
Embassy Suites – Portland Airport,
7900 NE 82nd AVe
Portland, OR 97220 United States
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More information to come. For questions regarding the faculty/staff event, contact the continuing education department.

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