Upcoming Medical Conferences in AlexandriaSearch Criteria : United States of America Alexandria
Mar 14 - 16, 2019 | USD $395 | Alexandria, Virginia
Leadership and Advocacy Summit (LAS) is organized by American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and will be held from Mar 14 - 16, 2019 at The Westin Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. Conference Description: This conference focused on advancing Optimal Team Practice, advocacy skill-building, and best practices for constituent organization leaders. LAS provides a fantastic opportunity for PAs to network - with generous break times and a welcome reception, attendees will have ample time to meet old friends and emerging leaders, exchange ideas, and enjoy our Nation’s Capital. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 22 - 24, 2019 | CME 26.00 | Alexandria, Virginia
3-Day Physician Assistant PANCE/PANRE Review Course is organized by CME Resources, Inc and will be held from Mar 22 - 24, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physician assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 26 hours of AAPA Category 1 (pre-approved) CME Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 03 - 05, 2019 | USD $772 | Alexandria, Virginia
FM I: Functional Mobilization I is organized by The Institute of Physical Art, Inc. (IPA) and will be held from May 03 - 05, 2019 at Inova Physical Therapy Center, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. Audience: PT, PTA, OT, SPT Attendees agree to utilize all skills of evaluation, assessment and treatment learned in this course to the extent allowed under the regulations of their professional practice act. By registering you acknowledge that your attendance does not represent authorization by the IPA, or any of its officers, to utilize any of the material learned which may lie outside of the strict interpretation of your practice act. Course Purpose: Written and developed by Gregory S. Johnson, PT, FFFMT, FAAOMPT and Vicky Saliba Johnson, PT, FFFMT, FAAOMPT. FM I (formerly FO I) was the first biomechanical soft tissue mobilization (STM) course offered to the PT profession. It presents an integrated approach to patient care with emphasis on soft tissue mobilization combined with PNF, joint mobilization and exercise training. This course presents techniques that are the foundation to advanced course material. FM I trains the participant to observe structure, posture, and movement and correlate the presenting mechanical, neuromuscular, and motor control objective findings to dysfunctions in the soft tissue system. The concept of the human body as an interconnected dynamic system will be stressed, presenting evidence as to the interrelationship between the soft tissue system and the articular, neuromuscular, and motor control systems. Emphasis is placed on the evaluation of the soft tissue structures and the application of specific treatment techniques to normalize any identified dysfunction. Course Objectives: • Define and identify efficient and inefficient structure and function utilizing three IPA Functional Tests. • Correlate subjective findings to dysfunctions in the soft tissues of the body. • Develop specific layer palpation skills to assist in the delineation of structures involved. • Perform seven specific Functional Soft Tissue Mobilization techniques as an integrated component of the Functional Manual Therapy® system for posterior and anterior spinal structures. • Discuss the current literature related to Soft Tissue Mobilization. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 09 - 10, 2019 | Alexandria, Virginia
2019 International Massage Therapy Research Conference (IMTRC) is organized by Massage Therapy (MT) Foundation and will be held from May 09 - 10, 2019 at Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. Conference Description: IMTRC will provide an opportunity to learn about the latest research, connect with colleagues, and gain insight into best practices in massage therapy. Held every three years, this important conference brings together thought leaders in the profession and educators to discuss massage therapy innovations. The Massage Therapy Foundation encourages massage therapy researchers to submit abstracts for potential presentation at the conference. The exploration and sharing of massage therapy research are crucial to moving the profession forward. It inspires and educates massage therapists on how to achieve better outcomes for their clients. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 20 - 23, 2019 | Alexandria, Virginia
American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH) Regional Workshop is organized by American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH) and would be held during Jun 20 - 23, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available
Aug 03 - 04, 2019 | Contact Hours 16.00 | USD $661 | Alexandria, Virginia
TP: Taming Pain is organized by The Institute of Physical Art, Inc. (IPA) and will be held from Aug 03 - 04, 2019 at Inova Physical Therapy Center, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 Contact Hours. Audience: Anyone that is interested in learning how to TREAT pain, not just manage pain, including PT, SPT, PTA, OT, patients, Physicians, Physician Assistants, and other health care professionals are encouraged to attend. Course Purpose: What are your strategies for management of patients whose pain in not resolved with advanced manual therapy interventions? Do you have the knowledge to recognize the signs and symptoms of inflammatory pain symptoms of inflammatory pain symptoms verses mechanical? This lecture course is designed to help clinicians and their patients understand the complex, interactive nature of on-going pain. The participants will learn how each of the body’s systems contributes to the Pain Experience. Further, the learners will learn how to determine which systems are relevant to their own pain. Most importantly, the participants will learn self-treatment techniques to begin the journey of control and recovery. Course Objectives: By the end of the course, the participant will be able to: • differentiate among acute, chronic and sustained pain. • explain how the body’s systems interact to successfully progress from injury and acute pain to recovery. • explain the role of the Nervous System in the development and perpetuation of chronic pain. • develop a treatment plan to rehabilitate the hypersensitivity of the Nervous System present in chronic pain. • differentiate which system(s) and factors are involved in the production of a given patient’ sustained pain, including: Immune System, Gastrointestinal System, Endocrine System, Peripheral Nervous System, Fascial System, coccyx, viscera, Lymphatic System, Musculoskeletal System, nutrition, posture • develop therapeutic interventions to positively impact the identified system(s)’ role in the patient’s sustained pain. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 21 - 23, 2020 | Alexandria, Virginia
Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO) Annual Meeting is organized by Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO) and will be held from Jun 21 - 23, 2020 at Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.