Continuing Education

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March 6-8, 2020

Foundations in Dry Needling for Orthopedic Rehab & Sport Performance

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Course Dates:

March 6-8, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Room 225

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Instructors:

TBD

March 21-22, 2020

Emergency Response for the Athlete (ERA) Certification

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Course Dates:

Full Certification: March 21-22, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Full ERA: Room 410

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Instructors:

TBD by Cogent Steps

Cogent Steps
March 28, 2020

Personalized Blood Flow Restriction (PBFR)

Blood Flow Restriction Certification

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Course Dates:

March 28, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Room 225

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Instructors:

Zachary Dunkle, PT, DPT, OCS

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March 28-29, 2020

Graston Technique

M1-Basic Training

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Course Date:

March 28-29, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Room 415

Course Description:

M1-Basic Training:
Graston Technique® (GT) therapy is an advanced form of instrument-assisted, soft tissue mobilization, which incorporates the use of six specially designed stainless steel instruments. GT therapy enables clinicians to effectively treat the adverse effects of scar tissue and fascial restrictions as well as improve and maintain optimal range of motion. The purpose of this basic training is to introduce clinicians to GT therapy, its clinical applications, physiological effects/benefits, and potential contraindication.

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June 6, 2020

2020 Mass General Sports Medicine Conference: Comprehensive Management of the Hip, Knee & Ankle

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Course Date:

June 6, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
West Village F, #20
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
https://www.northeastern.edu/campusmap/map/index.html

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

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:
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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
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

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Eric Berkson, MD
Mass General Sports Medicine Service
Team Physician, Boston Red Sox, Lowell Spinners, Wheaton College, Eastern Nazarene College
Consultant, New England Patriots
Assistant Professor of 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

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June 12-14, 2020

Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute- Pelvic Floor Level 1: An Introduction to Female Pelvic Floor Function, Dysfunction and Treatment

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Course Dates:

June 12-14, 2020

Course Location:

Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center
Room 225

Contact Info:

David Nolan
d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Course Instructors:

TBD

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Fall 2020

When the Feet Hit the Ground

When the Feet Hit the Ground…Everything Changes

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Course Date:

Fall 2020

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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