2009 Spring Meeting

April 24 - 25, 2009
Medical Center of Central Georgia
Macon, GA


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Program Offerings
All programs will be presented on Saturday, April 25
Registration will open at 6:30am

Saturday Morning

  • 7:15am - 11:30am
    Ethics & Jurisprudence in Physical Therapy (.4 CEU’s)
    Bruce Greenfield, PT, PhD, OCS
    David Taylor, PT, DPT, GCS
  • 8:15am - 11:30am
    Acute Care in Patient Management; Striving for Order in Chaos (.3 CEU’s)
    Martha Conner, PT, MBA

Saturday Afternoon
Note change of instructor

  • 1:15pm - 5:30pm
    Breast Cancer Rehab and the Role of Physical Therapy, Including lymphedema (.4 CEU’s)
    Marcia Pearl, PT, PhD, CLT
  • 1:15pm - 5:30pm
    Inflammation and Immunity/NSAIDs and Newer Medication Used in the Treatment of Inflammatory Disorders (.4 CEU’s)
    Debbie Tucker, MD, BS

Issues Forum (lunch afterwards)
Several topics will be open for discussion including the new APTA Branding Initiative, possible motions to be presented at the HOD, Legislative and Reimbursement concerns in GA and the Federal Level, and Members Mentoring Members

Research Committee Consultations
The PTAG Research Team will provide guidance for those interested in developing clinical research projects or promoting research in the state of GA. The Committee will be set up in the Registration area from 12:30pm - 1:30pm

  • Bruce Greenfield, PT, PhD
  • Charlotte Chatto, PT, PhD
  • Courtney Hall, PT, PhD