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2014
September Cascade DAFO: Cascade Dafo Institute - Now offering a series of six ABC-approved online continuing education courses for pediatric practitioners. Topics include brace selection, casting techniques, ordering, and fitting/adjusting. Courses are available to take any time; free-of-charge. www.cascadedafo.com; 800.848.7332 Contact: www.cascadedafo.com; 800.848.7332
September OandP Education: Get ABC or BOC credits at OandPEdu.com! - OandPEdu.com allows you to earn continuing education credits from the comfort of your home, office, or anywhere you might be. OandPEdu.com will automatically send proof of your CEUs directly to ABC and/or BOC. CEUs are even more affordable with unlimited access at OandPEdu.com! Contact: 866.949.2776; www.oandpedu.com/schedule
September Ultraflex: Education Opportunities - Private WebEx's-online education. Live courses in your area taught by experienced professionals. CEU's are available to orthotists and therapists depending on form of education through Ultraflex. Contact: 800.220.6670; http://ultraflexsystems.com/education.htm
September CFS: ABC/BOC approved COF/CFTS/CE classes near you! - Harrisburg, PA; Secaucus, NJ; Columbus, OH; Davenport, IA; Little Rock, AR; Jackson, MS; Birmingham, AL; Jacksonville, FL; Columbia, SC; Knoxville/Nashville, TN; Tulsa, OK; Memphis, TN; Houston, TX; San Antonio, TX; Dallas, TX. ABC and BOC approved. Contact: 918.266.3678; www.cfslearningstore.com
September BOC: Examinations - BOC has year-round testing for all of its exams. Candidates can apply and test when ready, and receive their results instantly for the multiple-choice and clinical-simulation exams. Contact: Apply online: http://my.bocusa.org
September The Robert M. Palmer, MD, Institute Of Biomechanics: Pedorthic Pre-Certification Course - Do It Now Scholarship $3K - A not-for-profit school providing the most comprehensive pedorthic programs in the USA. Online and Hands-On - 140 hours. Enroll via website: www.rmpi.org or e-mail: online@rmpi.org for questions.
September The Robert M. Palmer, MD, Institute Of Biomechanics: Advanced Manufacturing & Biomechanical Theory Courses - A not-for-profit school providing the most comprehensive pedorthic programs in the USA. Online self-paced course - 50 CMEs - $750; Live course - $1000. (Includes dormitory housing and airport shuttle.) Approved by ABC - Category I. Enroll via website: www.rmpi.org or e-mail: online@rmpi.org for questions.
Sep 28 e-NABLE: Mainstreaming Open Source 3D-Printed Prosthetics - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland. The meeting is organized by e-NABLE, the online volunteer community that designs, builds, and disseminates breakthrough prostheses for free. The event will include lectures, workshops, demonstrations, and delivery of devices to children, adults, and veterans. Information or tickets at http://enablingthefuture.org/2014/08/10/prosthetists-meet-3d-printers-e-nable-conference/
Oct 1 ABC: Practitioner Residency Completion Deadline for November and December/January Exams - All practitioner candidates have an additional 30 days after the application deadline to complete their residency. Contact: certification@abcop.org; www.abcop.org/certification; 703.836.7114
Oct 1 ACPOC: 2015 Annual Meeting Call for Papers Deadline - Please visit our website for more meeting information and instructions to submit an abstract on-line. Questions? Contact: 847.698.1637; acpoc@aaos.org; www.acpoc.org
October Ultraflex: Education Opportunities - Private WebEx's-online education. Live courses in your area taught by experienced professionals. CEU's are available to orthotists and therapists depending on form of education through Ultraflex. Contact: 800.220.6670; http://ultraflexsystems.com/education.htm
October BOC: Examinations - BOC has year-round testing for all of its exams. Candidates can apply and test when ready, and receive their results instantly for the multiple-choice and clinical-simulation exams. Contact: Apply online: http://my.bocusa.org
October OandP Education: Get ABC or BOC credits at OandPEdu.com! - OandPEdu.com allows you to earn continuing education credits from the comfort of your home, office, or anywhere you might be. OandPEdu.com will automatically send proof of your CEUs directly to ABC and/or BOC. CEUs are even more affordable with unlimited access at OandPEdu.com! Contact: 866.949.2776; www.oandpedu.com/schedule
Oct 8-10 OandP Education: Orthotic, Mastectomy, and Therapeutic Shoe Fitter Courses, - Homewood Suites by Hilton Baltimore-BWI Airport, Linthicum, MD. Orthotic fitter lab: October 8–9, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Mastectomy fitter and therapeutic shoe fitter distance learning labs: October 10, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Contact: 866.949.2776; www.oandpedu.com/schedule
Oct 8-10 New England Chapter of AAOP: Annual Meeting - Manchester, NH. Conveniently located minutes from the airport at the Radisson Hotel Manchester Downtown. Contact: Erin Cammarata, 978.835.3084; erin@oandp-solutions.com; www.regonline.com/manchester2014
Oct 10 Bio-Mechanical Composites, Inc.: Dynamic Response Orthotic System Certification Course - LaGuardia Airport Marriott, East Elmhurst, NY. Join us on the day prior to the POMAC seminar. This Fall 2014 Learning and Leisure Workshop fulfills the Phase I requirement toward certification as a dynamic response systems specialist. 7.75 CEUs. Contact: 515.554.6132; www.phatbraces.com
Oct 10-11 Tennessee Society of Orthotist and Prosthetist: Annual Meeting - Chattanoogan Hotel, Chattanooga, TN. Contact: tsopstaff@gmail.com; www.tennsop.org; https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1596170
Oct 11 POMAC (Prosthetic and Orthotic Management Associates Corporation): Continuing Education Seminar - LaGuardia Airport Hotel, East Elmhurst, NY. Co-sponsor is PEL. Contact: Drew Shreter www.pomac.com; 800.946.9170
Oct 15-18 Motion Control: Fall 2014 SuperCourse - Fillauer Headquarters, Chattanooga, TN. • In-depth training of Utah Arm 3+ / Hybrid Arm / ProPlus TDs and Wrist. • Hands-on experience with UI-software - bring your Windows laptop. • Convenient Wednesday-Saturday schedule. • Patient casting/fitting/socket design; SD/FQ, T-H, and T-R. • Latest MC components,integrating with i-limb, bebionic, and others. • Plus training in the NEW FLAG (Force Limiting Auto Grasp) feature for MC ETD. The 4-day SuperCourse fee is $1,350.00 CEUs: ~28 ABC (estimated) Contact: 1.888.MYO.ARMS; info@UtahArm.com
Oct 16-17 Evolution Industries: Course 301: Use of Elevated Vacuum for Maximum Suspension - Orlando, FL. All aspects of a vacuum suspension prescription are addressed, including liner materials, pumps, socket fabrication, socket fit, and internal and external seals. Visit our website to learn more. Course fee is $250. Approved for 15 ABC/BOC credits. Contact: education coordinator 888.839.6213 ext. 102; education@evoii.com; www.evoii.com/education
Oct 16-18 Virginia Orthotic & Prosthetic Association: Annual Meeting - Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center, Glen Allen.
Oct 18 Össur: Mobility Clinic, Presented by the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) - San Diego, CA. Bring your patients to a truly unique, free event with world-renowned experts in lower-limb amputee mobility Bob Gailey, PhD, PT, and Peter Harsch, CP. No running prosthesis needed to participate. All ages and abilities welcome. Contact: www.ossur.com/mobilityclinics
Oct 19-22 US ISPO and Uniting Frontiers: Overcoming Physical Disability - JW Marriott Hotel Quito, Ecuador. Multi-disciplinary forum for physical rehabilitation professionals. Representatives from Central and South America, the United States, Canada, and Mexico will attend. Contact: 614.6590197; www.usispo.org
Oct 21-24 Össur: Orthotic Fitter Course - Boston, MA. Entry-level prerequisite program for ABC (CFo) and BOC (COF) testing. This 32-hour course covers patient care, assessment, treatment planning, follow-up, and practice management. 949.382.3755; https://ossurofcboston.eventbrite.com
Nov 1 Össur: Mobility Clinic, Presented by the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) - Orlando, FL. Bring your patients to a truly unique, free event with world-renowned experts in lower-limb amputee mobility Bob Gailey, PhD, PT, and Peter Harsch, CP. No running prosthesis needed to participate. All ages and abilities welcome. Contact: www.ossur.com/mobilityclinics
November BOC: Examinations - BOC has year-round testing for all of its exams. Candidates can apply and test when ready, and receive their results instantly for the multiple-choice and clinical-simulation exams. Contact: Apply online: http://my.bocusa.org
November OandP Education: Get ABC or BOC credits at OandPEdu.com! - OandPEdu.com allows you to earn continuing education credits from the comfort of your home, office, or anywhere you might be. OandPEdu.com will automatically send proof of your CEUs directly to ABC and/or BOC. CEUs are even more affordable with unlimited access at OandPEdu.com! Contact: 866.949.2776; www.oandpedu.com/schedule
November Ultraflex: Education Opportunities - Private WebEx's-online education. Live courses in your area taught by experienced professionals. CEU's are available to orthotists and therapists depending on form of education through Ultraflex. Contact: 800.220.6670; http://ultraflexsystems.com/education.htm
Nov 5-7 New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists: 20th Annual Continuing Education Seminar - Bally's Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City. Contact: Lisa Lindenberg, 973.609.2263; lindenberglisa@yahoo.com; www.njaaop.com
Nov 7 COPA: Northern California Educational Event - Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge, Emeryville, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. While overlooking the breathtaking San Francisco Bay, learn about new products, patient care trends, and how to run a more profitable O&P business. Approved for ABC/BOC CEUs. Contact: 916.498.7778; https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1567170
Nov 15 Midwest Chapter, American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists (AAOP): One Day Fall Symposium - 8641 West 95th Street, Hickory Hills, IL.
December OandP Education: Get ABC or BOC credits at OandPEdu.com! - OandPEdu.com allows you to earn continuing education credits from the comfort of your home, office, or anywhere you might be. OandPEdu.com will automatically send proof of your CEUs directly to ABC and/or BOC. CEUs are even more affordable with unlimited access at OandPEdu.com! Contact: 866.949.2776; www.oandpedu.com/schedule
December Ultraflex: Education Opportunities - Private WebEx's-online education. Live courses in your area taught by experienced professionals. CEU's are available to orthotists and therapists depending on form of education through Ultraflex. Contact: 800.220.6670; http://ultraflexsystems.com/education.htm
December BOC: Examinations - BOC has year-round testing for all of its exams. Candidates can apply and test when ready, and receive their results instantly for the multiple-choice and clinical-simulation exams. Contact: Apply online: http://my.bocusa.org
Dec 4-6 Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago: Pediatric Gait Analysis: A Segmental Kinematic Approach to Orthotic Management Featuring Elaine Owen - Chicago IL. Application for 21.5 ABC credits. Contact: Melissa Kolski, 312.238.7731; www.ric.org/education
Dec 11-12 Evolution Industries: Course 301: Use of Elevated Vacuum for Maximum Suspension - Orlando, FL. All aspects of a vacuum suspension prescription are addressed, including liner materials, pumps, socket fabrication, socket fit, and internal and external seals. Visit our website to learn more. Course fee is $250. Approved for 15 ABC/BOC credits. Contact: education coordinator 888.839.6213 ext. 102; education@evoii.com; www.evoii.com/education
2015
Feb 18-21 Academy: 41st Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium - Hyatt Regency New Orleans, LA. Contact: Diane Ragusa, 202.380.3663 x208; e-mail: dragusa@oandp.org; www.oandp.org
2016
Mar 9-12 Academy: 42nd Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium - Caribe Royale Resort, Orlando, FL. Contact: Diane Ragusa, 202.380.3663 x208; e-mail: dragusa@oandp.org; www.oandp.org
2017
Mar 1-4 Academy: 43rd Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium - Hyatt Regency Chicago, IL. Contact: Diane Ragusa, 202.380.3663 x208; e-mail: dragusa@oandp.org; www.oandp.org
2018
Feb 14-17 Academy: 44th Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium - Hyatt Regency New Orleans, LA. Contact: Diane Ragusa, 202.380.3663 x208; e-mail: dragusa@oandp.org; www.oandp.org
2019
Mar 6-9 Academy: 45th Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium - Caribe Royale Resort, Orlando, FL. Contact: Diane Ragusa, 202.380.3663 x208; e-mail: dragusa@oandp.org; www.oandp.org
To place your calendar listing online and in the print issue of
The O&P EDGE, contact Claire Koren, , 866.613.0257.