August 2017
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 August 26, 2017

Date: Saturday, August 26th
Location: Callahan's Sports Pub - 1902 Bartillon Dr. Madison, WI
Cost: $100 per team

The WPTA Southwest District is hosting our first annual fundraiser and summer social volleyball tournament!

Men's and women's, sand, 4-on-4 pool play and then bracket play, single elimination bracket. Seeding will be done by wins/losses first, then point differential.

We are looking for any organizations interested in sponsoring this tournament.

  • Promo/Swag item donations for participant goody bags (Kinesiotape, biofreeze samples, chapsticks, etc.)
  • $50 donation and you will receive a logo on the banner displayed at the tournament.
  • $100 booth sponsor to represent your clinic or product, and a court sponsor which gets your clinic or product name on the ref stand banner. (booth set up is from 7-7:45am, tournament check-in is at 8am)

If you'd like to register for the tournament, or become a sponsor, contact Karen Anderson at Kguthrie8@gmail.com.

 
September 2017
 
 September 16, 2017 to September 17, 2017

Detroit, MI

 
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 September 22, 2017 @ 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Southeast District "Bags and Brews" social event.  6 - 9 pm at Estabrook Park 4400 N. Estabrook Dr., Shorewood

 
October 2017
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 October 10, 2017 @ 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

PAIN 101 is an "Explain Pain" inspired two hour course that targets improved pain beliefs for participants; patients, public and providers.

Course objectives:

* Explore common current pain models and beliefs; in particular, the shortcomings.

* Offer and explain more modern and powerful models for understanding and treating pain.

* Discuss how this course fits into the biopsychosocial, patient centered care model for treating pain...Tomah Pain University... and can Wake the Sleeping Giant.

 

Time frame. This is a two hour course to be held at the end of the October 10 North Central District business meeting. We will break half way through.  Additional questions, contact Wes Kurszewski at wesley.kurszewski@gmail.com

 

 

 
 
 October 12, 2017 @ 8:00 AM to October 13, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

Location: Madison Marriott West, Middleton

 
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 October 13, 2017

6-10pm, at WPTA Fall Conference, Madison Marriott West, Middleton, WI

 
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 October 31, 2017 @ 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

WPTA 2017 Legislative Day

Location: Concourse Hotel - 1 West Dayton Street, Madison

More details to follow.  Save the date!

 
November 2017
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 November 14, 2017 @ 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

District meeting and Mary Pat Murray lecture.  6:30 - 8:30 pm.  Marquette University.  Contact Lauren Hogan at lauren.n.hogan@gmail.com for more information.

 
 
 November 17, 2017 to November 19, 2017

The APTA Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy Annual Conference (APPTAC) will be held November 17-19, 2017, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Seven pre-conference courses (1/2 day to 3 days in length) will be held November 14-16. APPTAC includes 17.75 hours of all-pediatric programming with concurrent sessions from all pediatric practice areas. The APPTAC schedule and registration information can be accessed at www.apptac.org.

 
January 2018
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 January 28, 2018 @ 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

2018 WPTA Student Conclave hosted by the Student SIG.  More details to come.  Location - Bryant-Stratton College

 
February 2018
 
 February 10, 2018 @ 8:00 AM to February 11, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Southeast District presents, "Mobilization of the Nervous System" at Bryant-Stratton College.  For more information contact Lauren Hogan at lauren.n.hogan@gmail.com. 

 
March 2018
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 March 20, 2018 @ 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Southeast District meeting and ethics CE course at the Miller Inn 4251 W. State St. Milwaukee.  Meeting to begin at 6 pm, speaker to begin at 6:30 pm.  For more information contact Lauren Hogan at lauren.n.hogan@gmail.com.

 
April 2018
 
 April 12, 2018 @ 7:30 AM to April 13, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Location: Country Springs Hotel - Waukesha

 
October 2018
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 October 4, 2018 @ 7:30 AM to October 5, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Location: Wilderness Resort and Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells