The Conclave

The WNY PT/PTA Student Conclave 2016 is a day-long event designed and customized for students. See how this event has has been crafted to offer to students what they want.

The Charity

Proceeds from this year’s student conclave will be donated to local charity Stone’s Buddies. Learn how this charity is making lives better for children with chronic illnesses.

The Location

A great group of speakers and students come to a great city when D’Youville College hosts this year’s conclave in Buffalo, N.Y. Find out more about the school and the city.

 MEET THE SPEAKERS

Photo: Matt Hyland
DR. MATTHEW HYLAND
Topic: Keynote
Photo: Jacob McPherson
DR. JACOB MCPHERSON
Topic: Keynote

Event Schedule

The WNY PT/PTA Student Conclave 2016 is designed to offer students a chance to learn and interact with the topics that interest them. Plan your day around those speakers and presentations that you find most applicable to your study and your future career.

8:00 - 8:50 AM

Registration

9:00 - 9:50 AM

Speaker: Michael D. Ross, PT, DHSc

Topic: Pain

 

Speakers: Jim Kelley and Dr. Keith Stube

Topic: ACL Repair

 

Speaker: Mike Nadeau, ATP/SMS, CRTS

Topic: The Medical View of Standing

10:00 - 10:50 AM

Speaker: Susan Bennett, PT, DPT, EdD, NCS, MSCS

Topic: Concussion

 

Speaker: Ben Randle

Topic: Military

10:00 - 10:50 AM

Speaker: John Schroeder

Topic: Oncology

11:00 - 11:50 AM

Speaker: Michael Huson, PT, DPT, OCS

Topic: Private Practice

 

Speaker: Mike Nadeau, ATP/SMS, CRTS

Topic: W/C Mobility

 

Speaker: Frederick F. Pordum II, DPT

Topic: Falls

12:00 - 1:30 PM

Speakers: Matthew Hyland, PT, PhD, MPA and Jacob I. McPherson, PT, DPT, NCS, MSCS

Lunch Keynotes

1:30 - 2:20 PM

Speaker: Wendy Featherstone, PT, DPT

Topic: Women's Health

 

Speaker: Jim Turcer, PT, SCS

Topic: Sports

 

Speaker: Ken Lukasiewicz

Topic: Home Health

2:30 - 3:20 PM

Speakers: Andrew Bartlett, PT, Ph.D, MPA and Linda Riek, PT, DPT, Ph.D

Topic: Amputees

 

Speaker: Brett Morgan, PT, DPT, Cert MDT, FCE

Topic: Aquatic/Pediatric

3:30 - 4:20 PM

Speaker: Brett Morgan, PT, DPT, Cert MDT, FCE

Topic: Aquatic/Pediatric (continued)

 

Speaker: Sarah P. Pictor, PT, DPT, PCS

Topic: Hippotherapy

 DEBRIEF

As the organizers of the WNY PT/PTA Student Conclave 2016, we wish to thank those that worked to make this conference a success — the great speakers who brought their keen knowledge to presentations, the gracious sponsors who ensured this conference was possible, and the passionate students who joined us and learned among their peers at this event.

Visit the Debrief page to give your feedback, learn more, and stay connected.

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

Main Sponsor

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Additional Sponsors

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