Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement System Impairment (MSI): Advanced Application to the Upper Quarter
Two-day course featuring Suzy L. Cornbleet PT, DPT, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine
Prerequisite: Completion of the Introductory Course
Please note: This course involves laboratory practice. Please wear gym clothes.
Day 1 - Saturday, April 8
7:30 to 8 a.m. Registration
8 to 9 a.m. Concepts and Principles of Movement System Impairments (MSI) Syndromes (Review & Update)
9 to 10:15 a.m. MSI Diagnoses of the Scapula and Humerus
10:15 to 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. MSI Diagnoses of the Scapula and Humerus (cont'd); Practice Identifying Movement Impairments
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lab: Demonstration of a Complete Shoulder Girdle Examination - Participants Determine Diagnosis and Corrective Exercise
12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 to 3 p.m. Lab: Examination of Alignment and Standing Movement Tests - Demonstration and Practice
3 to 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 to 4:45 p.m. Shoulder Examination in Sitting, Supine, Prone and Quadruped Demonstration and Practice
4:45 to 5 p.m. Wrap Up for the Day
Day 2 - Sunday, April 9
8 to 9:45 a.m. MSI Diagnoses of the Cervical Spine with Considerations of the Thoracic Spine
9:45 to 10 a.m. Break
10 to 11 a.m. Lab: Demonstration of a Complete Cervical Spine Examination - Participants Determine Diagnosis & Corrective Exercise
11 a.m. to noon Lab: Demonstration and Practice Alignment & Movement Tests of the Cervical Spine
Noon to 1 p.m. Lunch
1 to 2:30 p.m. Small Group Practice of Complete Examination of Cervical Spine and Shoulder Girdle
2:30 to 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 to 4:15 p.m. Treatment: Exercise Progression, Functional Activities - Demonstration and Practice
4:15 to 5 p.m. Course Wrap Up
Note: Exact times and order of content are subject to change.
Suzy L. Cornbleet PT, DPT, is an Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Orthopaedic Medicine in the Program in Physical Therapy at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. She also serves as a member of the Clinical Education Team for the Program. Her current clinical interests are in pediatric/adolescent and adult outpatient orthopedics, and she maintains a clinical practice at the Washington University School of Medicine PT Clinic. She has been instrumental in the development of Washington University’s Fellowship in the Diagnosis and Management of Movement Impairment Syndromes and acts as a primary Mentor. Suzy received her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy degree from the University of Colorado and both her Master of Arts in Education degree and her Clinical Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from Washington University.
Diagnosis & Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes by Shirley Sahrmann, Publisher-Harcourt Health Sciences, 2002.
Muscles: Testing and Function by Florence Kendall et al, Publisher - Williams & Wilkins, 2005.
Tuition Cost: $495
Continental breakfast and snacks will be provided throughout the course.
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Tuition will be refunded less a $50 administrative charge if notice of cancellation is received no later than 14 days prior to the event. No refund will be issued if notification is received less than 14 days prior to course.