Continuing Education

Upcoming Course Info
June 3, 2017

2017 Mass General Sports Medicine Conference:

Management of the Athlete’s Hip, Knee & Ankle

Full Course Details

Course Date:

June 3, 2017

Course Location:

Northeastern University
West Village F #20
40A Leon St.
Boston, MA 02115

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Description:

Musculoskeletal disorders of the hip, knee and ankle are common in an athletic population and the prevalence continues to rise.  Recent advances in the conservative and post-operative management of selected lower quarter pathology will be reviewed through lecture presentations and case discussions.  Evidence-based treatment strategies to maximize function and facilitate a safe return to sport will also be discussed.  Perspectives from the sports medicine team including orthopedic surgery, physiatry, musculoskeletal imaging, physical therapy and athletic training will be highlighted throughout.

Course Directors:
Dr. Peter Asnis

Peter Asnis, MD
Chief, Mass General Sports Medicine Service
Head Team Physician, Boston Bruins
Head Team Orthopedic Surgeon, Boston Red Sox
Team Physician, New England Patriots
Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Eric Berkson

Eric Berkson, MD
Mass General Sports Medicine Service
Team Physician, Boston Red Sox, Lowell Spinners, Wheaton College, Eastern Nazarene College
Consultant, New England Patriots
Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

David Nolan

David Nolan PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS
Associate Clinical Professor, Northeastern University
Director, MGH / NU Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program
Clinical Specialist, Mass General Sports Physical Therapy

Northeastern Bouve College
MGH Sports Medicine
Approved CE Provider
March 9-11, 2018

Emergency Medical Response (EMR)

Emergency Medical Responder Certification / Re-Certification

Full Course Details

Course Dates:

Full Certification: March 9-11, 2018
Re-Certification: March 10, 2018

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Full EMR: Room 410
Re-certification: Room 415

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Instructors:

TBD by Cogent Steps

Cogent Steps
Spts
Spring 2018

When the Feet Hit the Ground

When the Feet Hit the Ground…Everything Changes

Full Course Details

Course Date:

Spring 2018

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center

Course Description:

When the Feet Hit the Ground… Everything Changes is a course designed to advance the mastery of foot and ankle biomechanics. As the first point of contact to the ground, the feet play a major role in lower extremity chain mechanics. With proper treatment and mechanical correction, debilitating foot and ankle pain can be both overcome and prevented. This course is taught by experts focused on maximizing outcomes for clients with foot and ankle dysfunction. Blending new research with years of clinical experience, the instructors will guide you to a high-level understanding of foot and ankle biomechanics, foot-specific pathology treatment and orthotic prescription. The course will focus heavily on lab time, with extensive hands-on training.

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