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Low Back Pain: A Discussion on Surgical Decision-Making (SED)
Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM CST
Category: District Meetings

Low back pain is a growing epidemic in the United States, with total direct and indirect costs outpacing heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. As Physical Therapists, we play a vital role in the assessment and management of individuals with low back pain. 1CCU 

At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

1) Review the global burden of Low Back Pain;
2) Discuss current literature on Low Back Pain treatment;
3) Outline best approach for triage and screening of Low Back Pain.

Sean Harris, PT, DPT, PhD (c), FAAOMPT, CSCS graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in 2015 from Texas Woman's University. Sean then went on to complete an Orthopedic Residency program with Memorial Hermann and became an Orthopedic Certified Specialist in 2017. He also completed a Fellowship in Manual Therapy through OPTIM. He serves as adjunct faculty and is also currently pursuing his PhD with Texas Woman's University, with research emphasis on non-operative treatment of the spine. He practices as a clinician at Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation where he serves as Lead Therapist and Orthopedic Residency Site-Coordinator.

6:00pm - Business Meeting and Board Reports
6:30-7:45 - CCU presentation

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Free for TPTA Members/Students
$10 for Non-Members 

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Cancellation Policy 

Additional Information and Registration
You must register for the meeting. Registration is used in the attendance verification process. Registration closes at noon (CST) on 10/19/2021. In order to receive credit, you must be logged in for the full course and complete the course evaluation here. Credits will be issued no later than November 5, 2021. Please allow until then for processing. You will log in to the same account used for registering to retrieve your transcript. Please wait until after that date to contact TPTA if your CCUs have not posted on your transcript. Please check your email, including SPAM folder for your confirmation that includes the meeting login information. The subject of the email is "Low Back Pain: A Discussion on Surgical Decision-Making (SED)."

Register Here

Contact: Amy Gremillion, PT at [email protected]