Michigan Orthotics & Prosthetics Association

       

THE MICHIGAN ORTHOTICS & PROSTHETICS ASSOCIATION
2011 CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINAR

The 2011 MOPA Continuing Education Meeting will be held Thursday and Friday, June 9th and 10th 2011 at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort in Mt. Pleasant, MI.

Continental Breakfast & Lunch Both Days is Included






Thursday, June 9, 2011


6:30 AM         7:30 AM        Continental Breakfast & Registration


7:30 AM           7:45  AM        Welcome Remarks-Carl D. Brenner, C.P.O., FAAOP  MOPA  President
                           Ted A. Trower, CPO, FAAOP-MOPA Education Committee Chairman


MORNING BUSINESS SESSIONS


7:45AM           9:45 AM        Changes to Medicare and Other Federal Programs- Joe McTernan - AOPA


9:45 AM         10:00 AM        Morning Break


10:00 AM       12:00 PM        ABC's Revised Standards Overview- Chrissy Heckenberg - ABC
                   

12:00 PM         1:00 PM        Lunch


AFTERNOON CONCURRENT ORTHOTIC AND PROSTHETIC SESSIONS


1:00 PM          3:00 PM        ORION:  Microprocessor Knee Technology Certification Course- Alan J. Kercher, BOC - Endolite
                                                       or
                           Lower Extremity Bracing: CEO, Patient & Business Perspectives-Rick Riley - Townsend Design


3:00 PM           3:15 PM        Afternoon Break  


3:15 PM           5:15 PM        ORION:  Microprocessor Knee Technology Certification Course- Alan J. Kercher, BOC - Endolite
                                                       or
                            Lower Extremity Bracing: CEO, Patient & Business Perspectives - Rick Riley - Townsend Design


5:15  PM           5:30PM        ABC Test / Program Evaluation
        

5:30  PM         9:00 PM        Exhibitors' Tapas-Style Buffet & Cocktail Reception    
                                                Visit Exhibits & Earn One Credit







Friday, June 10, 2011


6:30 AM           7:20  AM        Continental Breakfast & Registration


7:20  AM          7:30  AM        Welcome Remarks-Carl D. Brenner, C.P.O., FAAOP  MOPA  President
                           Ted A. Trower, CPO, FAAOP-MOPA Education Committee Chairman


CONCURRENT ORTHOTIC AND PROSTHETIC SESSIONS


7:30AM              9:00 AM        Advancements in Lower Extremity Prosthetics Glenn Schober, CP - Willow Wood
                                                       or
                           DRAFO  Davin Heyd, CO-Instructor-BraceMasters International


9:00 AM            10:00 AM    ONE  HOUR  BREAK TO VISIT EXHIBITORS

                   
10:00 AM          12:30 PM    Advancements in Lower Extremity Prosthetics Glenn Schober, CP - Willow Wood
                                                       or
                           DRAFO  Davin Heyd, CO-Instructor-BraceMasters International


12:30 PM           1:30  PM    Lunch
 

1:30 PM             3:30  PM    Freedom Innovations, Plie 2.0- J.A.  Avakian, CPO & Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo - SPS
                                                       or
                           Custom Cranial Helmet- Gene P. Bernardoni, CO & John Brashler, CO - Ballert Orthopedic


3:30 PM             3:45  PM    Afternoon Break 

3:45 PM          4:45  PM    Freedom Innovations, Plie 2.0 - J,A Avakian, CPO & Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo - SPS
                                                       0r
                            Protection from the Veins out -Brian Lane, C-Ped - Dr. Comfort


4:45  PM            5:45 PM        SPS / Freedom Innovation, Plie 2.0 - J,A Avakian, CPO & Sam Brouillette, CP, CFo - SPS
                                                       or
                           Postural Support & Biomechanics in Foot Orthoses- Nicholas LeCursi, CO - U of M O&P Center

           
5:45 PM          6:00  PM    ABC Test / Program Evaluation