WUPT 75th Anniversary Celebration

Thank you to all of our friends who were able to celebrate our 75th anniversary with us. If you were not able to attend or would like to relive some of the fantastic weekend, you can find links to photos, slides, and presentations within the schedule below.

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Schedule of Events

Friday, November 10, 2017
Washington University Program in Physical Therapy
4444 Forest Park Ave
St. Louis, MO 63108

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6:00 pm Keynote Address – Dr. Shirley Sahrmann
6:45 pm Tours of Program, Reception

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Washington University Program in Physical Therapy
4444 Forest Park Ave
St. Louis, MO 63108

8:00am-8:30am Continental Breakfast Available on 6th Floor

MSI Update – 75th Anniversary Edition – Room 1235

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8:30 am Introduction: Advances in the Kinesiopathologic Model of Movement System and Supporting Evidence
9:30 am Update on Diagnoses for Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Shoulder
10:10 am Break – 6th Floor
10:25 am Movement System Examination of the Shoulder. Case examples highlighting modification of treatment based on factors such as age and fitness level.
11:10 am Update on Diagnoses for Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Low Back and Hip
12:15 pm Lunch 6th Floor – pick up food in Kitchen and dine in 6700
1:00 pm Movement System Examination of the Low Back and Hip. Case examples highlighting modification of treatment based on factors such as age and fitness level
1:45 pm Update on Diagnoses for Movement System Impairment Syndromes of Neuromuscular Conditions
2:30 pm Movement System Examination of a child, adolescent, or adult with a neuromuscular condition with case examples
3:30 pm  End of Course

Research Update – Room 2700

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8:30 am Welcome and Update – Michael Mueller
9:00 am Mentoring Workshop – Dr. Jane Garbutt, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Medical Director of WU PAARC
10:00 am BREAK
10:20 am WUPT PhD Student Talk – Dan Bittel, Movement Science Program PhD Candidiate. 
Progressive chronic kidney disease in diabetes: effects on skeletal muscle bioenergetics, performance, and physical function
10:40 am WUPT Faculty Talk – Michael Harris, PhD
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy,
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science,
Washington University in St Louis
The Role of Muscle in Hip Dysplasia Pathomechanics+
11:00 am WUPT Alumni Talk – Edelle Field- Fote, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Director, Spinal Cord Injury Research & The Hulse Spinal Cord Injury Laboratory
Professor, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Biological Sciences
Title TBD
11:30 am Lunch and Discussion of Challenges/ Opportunities in Research related to the Movement System
12:30 pm End of Course

75th Anniversary Gala Schedule
Hilton St. Louis Frontenac,
1335 South Lindbergh Blvd– 314.993.1100

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6:00-7:00 pm Cocktail hour with passed appetizers 
7:15-8:30 pm Seated Dinner & Presentation
8:30pm-12am Dancing / Bar

 

Questions? Please email Jennifer Brown at jennifer.brown@wustl.edu