Events for Professionals

 Upcoming Events to Empower Professionals

Hanger Clinic is excited to host a variety of clinical education events that will empower you and your health care teams wh​o provide care for orthotic and prosthetic patients across the country. Join O&P clinical experts and guest speakers from around the world in a shared learning experience with one mission in mind: educate and inspire.

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​EVENT
​FOCUS
​LOCATION FLYER
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6/13/18
​Transfemoral Prosthetic Symposium​Prosthetics
​Fort Meyers, FL
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6/19/18
Lower Limb Loss Care: Empower Your Patients​Prosthetics​​Oak Lawn, IL
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6/25/18
​Prosthetic Symposium: Successful Rehabilitation of the Lower Limb Amputee
​Orthotics & Prosthetics
​Columbus, OH
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8/9/18
​Prosthetic Education
​Prosthetics
​St. Petersburg, FL
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8/11/18
​Prosthetic Symposium: Lower Limb Education and Gait Training
​Prosthetics
​Fresno, CA
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8/16/18
​Prosthetic Symposium: Successful Rehabilitation of the Lower Limb Amputee
​Prosthetics
​Cleveland, OH
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8/20/18
Prosthetic Symposium
Prosthetics
​Tinton Falls, NJ
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8/25/18
​Improving Patient Care through O&P
​Orthotics & Prosthetics
​Morrow, GA
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8/27/18Prosthetic Symposium: Outcomes and Peer Support
​Prosthetics
​Hartford, CT
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10/27/18
6th Annual O&P Symposium
Orthotics & Prosthetics
Cartersville, GA​ Coming Soon​ ​Coming Soon
Join top thought leaders involved in O&P research and clinical practice at the below conferences, where they will share insight into big data and how our work is helping to improve O&P patient care everywhere.

DATE: 6/14/18 - 6/17/18
SESSION:  Quality of life and satisfaction are strongly related to mobility for patients with a lower limb amputation
CONFERENCEThe Academy
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman,PhD, CP; Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP; Jim H. Campbell, PhD
LOCATION: New Orleans, LA 

DATE: 6/19/18 - 6/23/18
SESSION:  Clinical Practice Guidelines and Outcomes in Prosthetic and Orthotic Rehabilitation
AUTHORS: Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Chicago, IL

DATE: 6/21/18 - 6/23/18
SESSION: Long-term increased quality of life with receipt of a prosthesis following vascular/diabetic lower limb amputation: a cross-sectional study
AUTHORS: Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Boston, MA 

DATE: 9/26/18 - 9/29/18
SESSION: The PROMIS Global Health Score Shows Differences in Known Groups of Lower Limb Orthosis Users
AUTHORS: Eric Weber, LPO, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Vancouver, BC, Canada

DATE: 9/26/18 - 9/29/18
SESSION: Known Groups Construct Validity of the Promis Physical Function Short Form among Lower Limb Orthosis Users
AUTHORS: Eric WeberLPO, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Vancouver, BC, Canada

DATE: 9/30/18 - 10/3/18
SESSION: Lower Extremity Prosthetic Gait Training: A Clinical Practice Guideline
AUTHORS: Phil StevensMEd, CPO, FAAOP; Shelley Coull, PT; John Tawfik, PT, DPT, CGS, CEEAA
LOCATION: Dallas, TX

DATE: 9/30/18 -10/3/18
SESSION:  A Symposium on the Development and Content of Prosthetic Clinical Practice Guidelines
AUTHORS: Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Dallas, TX

DATE: 10/25/18 -10/28/18
SESSION:  Can the PROMIS Global Physical Health score distinguish among lower limb orthosis users with different clinical presentations?
AUTHORS: Eric Weber, LPO, CPO, FAAOP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL

DATE: 10/25/18 - 10/28/18
SESSION:  Comorbidities and mobility in lower limb prosthesis users
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman, PhD, CP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL

DATE: 10/25/18 - 10/28/18
SESSION:  Matching individuals based on comorbid health reveals improved function for above-knee prosthesis users with modern knee technology (poster)
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman, PhD, CP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL


DATE: 10/25/18 - 10/28/18
SESSION:  Quality of life and satisfaction are strongly related to mobility for patients with a lower limb prosthesis (poster)
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman, PhD, CP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL

DATE: 10/25/18 - 10/28/18
SESSION: Quality of life and satisfaction are strongly related to mobility for patients with a lower limb prosthesis (full session)
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman, PhD, CP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL

DATE: 10/25/18 - 10/28/18
SESSION:  Matching individuals based on comorbid health reveals improved function for above-knee prosthesis users with modern knee technology (full session)
AUTHORS: Shane R. Wurdeman, PhD, CP
LOCATION: Orlando, FL