z Z4/28-4/29 Conservative Management of Hip Pain: From FAI to OA

$ 650.00

Join our inaugural course at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab!     

Friday, April 28, 2017 7:30 AM - Saturday, April 29, 2017 4:45 PM (Central Standard Time)

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab 
355 E. Erie Street - 10th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Click Here to Download the Course Brochure

Faculty: Daniel Blatz, MD; Samuel Chu, MD; Prakash Jayabalan MD, PhD; Cara Lewis, PT, PhD; Peter Moley, MD; Heidi Prather, DO; Monica Rho, MD; Shirley A. Sahrmann, PT PhD, FAPTA; Alex Sheng, MD; Linda Van Dillen, PT, PhD, FAPTA, 

Description: This multidisciplinary course focuses on conservative management of the hip and current evolving evidence-based trends. The lectures, case presentations, and breakout sessions will address examination, diagnosis, motor control strategies and rehabilitation.  This course will address the non-surgical approach to the spectrum of hip disorders from femoracetabular impingement to osteoarthritis.  Interactive workshops will cover key areas to address the evaluation and motor control of the hip based on recent evidence, the hip/spine connection, lower extremity movement screening and musculoskeletal considerations in ultrasound assessment of the hip. 

 Lab Options: You will be able to attend 3 of the 4 lab options below. Note that these labs fill up on a first come, first served basis. Download course brochure with agenda to see the lab schedule.

  1. Lower Extremity Movement Screening - Why Task Matters: Cara Lewis
  2. Physical Examination: Hip v Spine: Heidi Prather & Alex Sheng
  3. Ultrasound Assessment of the Hip: Peter Moley, Monica Rho & Dan Blatz
  4. Examination for Movement System Impairment  (MSI) Syndromes of the Hip: Shirley Sahrmann & Linda Van Dillen

 Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: 

  1. Review the spectrum of pre-arthritic hip disorders.
  2. Formulate a differential diagnosis for the individual with hip pain
  3. Compare and contrast the pain referral patterns of the hip versus the lumbar spine
  4. Discuss medical and therapeutic decision-making in the pre-arthritic hip
  5. Illustrate the radiographic parameters and diagnostic work up of the pre-arthritic hip
  6. Identify differences in pain generators across an age spectrum in the hip joint
  7. Analyze the current literature of neuromuscular control of the hip

Audience: Physiatrists, Sports Medicine Physicians, Residents, Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Chiropractors



    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Physical Therapy

    This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 13.5 Contact Hours. Approval #216-000069 

    Athletic Training

    The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago BOC Approved Provider Number: P794 is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 13.5 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. According to the education levels described by the PDC, this continuing education course is considered to be Advanced Level.


    Rooms have been reserved at the Residence Inn Chicago Downtown / Magnificent Mile, 201 East Walton Place, Chicago, Illinois. 60611

    The Residence Inn Chicago Downtown / Magnificent Mile is located 8 blocks from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. Please contact their reservations department at (312) 943-9800 or (800)331-3131 and ask for the RIC Hip course room block or make your reservations online using this Online Reservation Link.

    The corporate room rate is $159.00 for the Studio with 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed (single or double occupancy) and $179.00 for the 1 bedroom 2 room suite with 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed with a separate bedroom plus the *17.4% tax. Parking at the Residence Inn is *$60.16. The Residence Inn provides a complimentary breakfast to their guests each morning of their stay. The corporate room rate will be available until March 30, 2017 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Rooms and rates revert to a space-available basis after the room block has reached its maximum or after the cut-off date.

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