UP Summer Summit - Full info Click Here
An Inaugural Event celebrating the advancement of the profession of physical therapy
Date: August 4-6th, 2017 ** Location: Active PT, Marquette, MI
Courses Offered: (August 5-6th)
Rehabilitation of the Injured Runner
Cost: Price $395 member, $495 non-member Contact Hours: 16 CEU’s
Any MPTA members attending as part of the conference can use the promo code 'MPTAconference' to get $100 off.
Geriatric Rehabilitation: (Two Options: Aug 5th only OR Aug 5-6th)
Optimizing Outcomes in the Aging Adult
Cost: Sat/Sun: $280 member, $375 non-member, $140 student, 14 CEUs
Sat only: $160 member, $245 non-member, $80 student, 8 CEUs
Please note that these courses are being offered at the same time.
Additional Weekend Events
Friday – August 4th
4pm 9th Annual UP Golf Social (9 hole scramble)
NMU Golf Course, Cost $22 (paid at the golf course.) Can register as a single golfer or as part of a foursome. Please RSVP by August 1st.
7pm UPGS Awards
8pm Pub Crawl – With stops at some of Marquette’s best:Ore Dock, Vierling, 906 Pub, Blackrocks Brewing
Saturday – August 5th
6pm Dinner & Keynote Speaker at Elizabeth’s Chophouse, Speaker: Dr. Craig Coccia. Please RSVP by August 1st, No additional cost to attend, cost of dinner is at your own.
A block of rooms have been reserved at Country Inn & Suites at the cost of $109/night
There is a limited number of rooms so please make reservations early
Please call the hotel directly at 906-225-1300 to make reservations, no code needed just let them know you are with the MPTA Group
Light Breakfast and Coffee will be provided both mornings.
Scheduled Northern District event:
Safe Patient Handling Skills Continuing Education Course + District meeting
- Saturday, September 9, 2017, 8:30am - 5pm at CMU Health Professions Building
- More information soon
WMCEF: 9/13/2017, 3-5:00 pm, GVSU Center for Health Sciences, Grand Rapids
Annual PT month educational event at Oakland University. Topic:TBD
ELC 2017: Through the Looking Glass: Transforming Physical Therapy Education
10/13-15/2017; Columbus OH: http://elc.aptaeducation.org
Accepting course proposals now - please complete the form found under events and send to email@example.com.
Registration will be available September 1.
Course: 'Protecting the Pelvic Floor in Female Patients: Review for Non-Women’s Health PTs' from 9-3:45 (6 hours CPD pending) with lunch provided at the University of Michigan-Flint. Speaker: Dr. Karen Litos, PT, DPT, WCS from the No Mom Left Behind PT, LLC in East Lansing, MI.
Registration will open September 1.