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Cutting Edge Concepts in Amputee Care: A Hands-on Lower Extremity Prosthetics and Orthotics Workshop

  • 27 Jan 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • NYU Langone Medical Center Skirball Institute, 4th Floor Seminar Room 550 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10016

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New Concepts in Amputee Care: A Hands-on Lower Extremity Prosthetics and Orthotics Workshop

Saturday, January 27th 2018, 9 AM – 12 PM 

Registration and Breakfast* will open at 8:30am 

*Sponsored by Arimed

Location: 

NYU Langone Medical Center 

Skirball Institute, 4th Floor Seminar Room 

550 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10016 

Speakers: 

Susan Stickevers, MD 

Matt Dilberti, CPO 

Paulinder Rai, DO

 

Workshop Committee Chairs:  Leroy Lindsay, MD and Nick Beatty, DO 

Resident Directors:  Naomi Kaplan, BS, MBBS and Yonghoon Lee, DO 

Site Coordinator:  Teresa Bianchi, DO 


Target Audience: 

This is didactic and hands-on combined course focusing mainly on high yield Prosthetics material, relevant for the PM&R board exam.  It is designed for Attending Physicians, Fellows and Residents in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 

 

Course Objectives: 

● Learn about levels of amputation, different types of lower extremity prosthetics and about gait and gait deviations. 

● Learn the prosthetics "process": from pre-amputation and surgery to post-op and pre-prosthetic programs, prosthetic prescription/ fabrication and training. 

● Understand indications for prosthetics and how they can improve patient care. 

● Understand the key elements of a prosthetic prescription. 

 

Course Agenda: 

● 8:30 am - 9:00 am - Breakfast* and Registration 

● 9:00 am - 10:00 am - Lecture: Pre-amputation management and wound care 

● 10:00 am - 11:00 am - Workshop: "See & feel" lower extremity prostheses 

● 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - LectureLower extremities prosthetics review and updates 

 *Sponsored by Arimed

Cost: 

$30 (for active NYSPMR members) and $150 (for non-members) 

Non-members may pay membership online to join by going to: www.nyspmr.org

Registration: 

● Click the link below  to complete the registration form.  Sign up early to reserve a spot! 

https://newyorksocietyofpmr.wildapricot.org/event-2780347

● Members will be eligible for the discounted rate by entering their membership email address during the check-out process.   

● Non-members may receive the discounted workshop rate by selecting “Join Us” and becoming a member prior to making a payment. 

New Concepts in Amputee Care: A Hands-on Lower Extremity Prosthetics and Orthotics Workshop

Saturday, January 27th 2018, 9 AM – 12 PM 

Registration and Breakfast* will open at 8:30am 

*Sponsored by Arimed

Location: 

NYU Langone Medical Center 

Skirball Institute, 4th Floor Seminar Room 

550 First Avenue, New York, NY, 10016 

Speakers: 

Susan Stickevers, MD 

Matt Dilberti, CPO 

Paulinder Rai, DO

 

Workshop Committee Chairs:  Leroy Lindsay, MD and Nick Beatty, DO 

Resident Directors:  Naomi Kaplan, BS, MBBS and Yonghoon Lee, DO 

Site Coordinator:  Teresa Bianchi, DO 


Target Audience: 

This is didactic and hands-on combined course focusing mainly on high yield Prosthetics material, relevant for the PM&R board exam.  It is designed for Attending Physicians, Fellows and Residents in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 

 

Course Objectives: 

● Learn about levels of amputation, different types of lower extremity prosthetics and about gait and gait deviations. 

● Learn the prosthetics "process": from pre-amputation and surgery to post-op and pre-prosthetic programs, prosthetic prescription/ fabrication and training. 

● Understand indications for prosthetics and how they can improve patient care. 

● Understand the key elements of a prosthetic prescription. 

 

Course Agenda: 

● 8:30 am - 9:00 am - Breakfast* and Registration 

● 9:00 am - 10:00 am - Lecture: Pre-amputation management and wound care 

● 10:00 am - 11:00 am - Workshop: "See & feel" lower extremity prostheses 

● 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - LectureLower extremities prosthetics review and updates 

 *Sponsored by Arimed

Cost: 

$30 (for active NYSPMR members) and $150 (for non-members) 

Non-members may pay membership online to join by going to: www.nyspmr.org

Registration: 

● Click the link below  to complete the registration form.  Sign up early to reserve a spot! 

https://newyorksocietyofpmr.wildapricot.org/event-2780347

● Members will be eligible for the discounted rate by entering their membership email address during the check-out process.   

● Non-members may receive the discounted workshop rate by selecting “Join Us” and becoming a member prior to making a payment. 


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