The Northwest District is holding a CE Event on Tuesday, April 30 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM on the topic, "What's the Point of Dry Needling?" This presentation will address dry needling as an intervention for physical therapy using a case based learning approach. Topics and issues discussed will include the current evidence of dry needling on muscle force production and how dry needling is able to mitigate pain. The audience will also be exposed to videos demonstrating how dry needling is performed in clinical practice using common dry needling techniques published in the literature. If you are interested in learning more about this increasingly-popular, PT technique, be sure to register soon as space is limited!
What: CE Event - What's the Point of Dry Needling?
Where: St. Luke's Hospital | Classrooms 1 & 2 | 5901 Monclova Rd., Maumee, Ohio, 43537
When: Tuesday, April 30
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Cost: OPTA Members - FREE | Non-Member PT Professional - $40 | Non-Member PTA Professional - $30 | Non-Member Student -$5
CEUs: 2.0 (Approved #19S0492)
Speaker: Cody Mansfield, PT, DPT, AT, OCS and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists
Registration Deadline: April 29, 2019
Additional Info: There is parking near green awning close to the auditorium. Light snacks and beverages will be provided. A business meeting will follow the presentation.
Questions? Email District Chair, Cindy Bouillon at lucinda.bouillon@UToledo.edu
Learn more about our speaker
Dr. Mansfield is working toward becoming a clinician scientist with a focus on understanding the effects of dry needling on acute and chronic musculoskeletal pathologies at the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, OSU. He currently serves as the Curriculum and Research Coordinator for the Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Fellowship at OSU.