LEARNING OBJECTIVES


At the completion of this course, students will be able to:
Explain 2 historical and 2 current trends within Return to Sport (RTS) literature
Define Return to Sport Guidelines (RTSG)
List and describe at least 3 members of the RTS Sports Medicine Team
Describe at least 2 Scientific and engineering disciplines required for RTS
Compare and contrast general RTSG versus sports specific RTSG
Define criteria for a valid Return to Sport Examination
List 10 Conatus General Return to Sport Examination Guidelines (RTSEG) for lower extremity
Describe 10 Conatus General Lower Extremity RTSEG movements
Execute 10 the Conatus RTSEG movements
Define the clinical application of Conatus RTSG to 2 Case Studies


DAY 1


7:30 am – 7:55 am
Administrative

8:00 am – 10:15 am
Historical review of Return to Sport (RTS)
Introduction to Conatus Return to Sport Guidelines (RTSG)
Compare / Contrast RTS best practices and Conatus Return to Sport Examination Guidelines

10:15 am – 10:30 am
Break

10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Introduction to Conatus Clinical Reasoning Framework
Analyze criteria for valid RTSEG

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch
Optional Lunch Lecture

1:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Conatus RTSEG Movements Lab

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Break

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Conatus RTSEG Movements Lab


DAY 2


7:30 am – 7:55 am
Administrative

8:00 am – 10:15 am
Conatus RTSEG Movements Lab

10:15 am – 10:30 am
Break

10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Conatus RTSEG Movements Lab

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch
Optional Lunch Lecture

1:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Conatus RTSEG Movements Lab

Practical Examination

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Break

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Clinical Case Studies
Written Examination
Closing



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Children's Hospital Colorado
Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO
July 14 and 15, 2018
8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Biomechanics of Return to Sport: Lower Extremity


Conatus Athletics will host "Biomechanics of Return to Sport: Lower Extremity". This course,
consisting of lectures and labs, is targeted towards sports medicine professionals and will introduce an analytical approach to Return to Sport based on musculoskeletal bio-mechanical principles related to sports performance and sports medicine. The course offers an introduction to Conatus Return to Sport Examination Guidelines, review of Return to Sport protocols, Lower Extremity Return to Sport protocols, related definitions, and current best practices. Instructors with diverse professional experience including mathematics, engineering, human performance, and physical therapy will present the course and lab.
The lab will include the following topic(s): Conatus Lower Extremity Return to Sport Examination
Guidelines. This lab equips clinicians with the practical knowledge and skills to integrate the
Conatus Lower Extremity Return to Sport Examination Guidelines into clinical practice.

TARGET AUDIENCE

The target audience for this course is Sports Medicine Professionals, such as Orthopedic Surgeons,
Physicians, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Chiropractors, Human Performance Experts,
Physical Therapy Assistants, and Researchers from biomechanics and engineering.


PREREQUISITE(S)

None


LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY
Advanced

In order to complete this course and earn the certificate,
Students must pass a written examination with a score of 85% or higher.
Students must pass a practical examination with a score of 85% or higher.


INSTRUCTIONAL LEVEL
Intermediate


COURSE FEE

Professional CEU rate: $1600.00
Student Non-CEU rate: $500.00

Full refund if cancellation is received > 21 days before the course date.
Full refund less 25% if cancellation is received 8-21 days before the course date.
Full refund less 50% if cancellation is received within 7 days of the course date.


This course meets the Colorado Physical Therapy Board standards for Continuing Education for 17
contact hours and 17 points of Category I Continuing Education.