Principles of Dance Medicine Clinical Management of the Dancer Patient Digital CME Course

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Principles of Dance Medicine Clinical Management of the Dancer Patient
Digital Continuing Medical Education Course

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Module I: June 30, 2014 

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Course Fee
$38/hour of learning*
*The cost will vary depending on the length of the modules. Modules range from 1/2 hour to 2 1/2 hours in length.


Course Directors
David S. Weiss, MD
Marijeanne Liederbach, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS
Leigh Heflin, MSc, MA


Accreditation Statement
The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation Statement
Each module in this enduring material series has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

NYU Hospitals Center is a New York State Educational Department approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. NYU Hospitals Center designates .1 continuing education units per Physical Therapy education contact hours.

 

Course Description 
The Principles of Dance Medicine Continuing Medical Education (CME) course is a 12-part digital series that contains information for the physician and allied healthcare professional who works with or are interested in caring for the dancer-patient.  The series will provide healthcare professionals with evidence-based research about the numerous intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors associated with dance injuries.  It will discuss the diagnosis, work-up, and treatment (both non-operative and operative) for injuries commonly seen in dancers.  Further, it will disclose the best-known means of reducing injury occurrence and severity, and teach the skills necessary for dance medicine professionals to improve health outcomes among their dancer-patients.  Latest research findings on injury rates in dance, screening, ergonomics, biomechanics, injury prevention, and rehabilitation will be covered. 


Course Modules 

I Introduction to Dance Medicine and Survey of Injuries in Dance
David S. Weiss, MD
Cost: $43
Credits: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and 1.4 Physical Therapy
education
contact hours  

BOC Approved Provider Statement
NYU Hospitals Center is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. Principles of Dance Medicine; Introduction to Dance Medicine and Survey of Dance Injuries has been approved for a maximum of 1.25 hours of Category A continuing education. 

BOC Approved Provider #: P2540-1  

 

 

II Epidemiology of Injuries in Dance: Biopsychosocial Considerations
Marijeanne Liederbach, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS
Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and .9 Physical Therapy 
education 
contact hours 

III Diagnostic Imaging in Dance Medicine
David S. Weiss, MD
Credits: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and 1.6 Physical Therapy education
contact hours

IV Health Considerations for the Adolescent Dancer
Alison Deleget, MS, ATC

V Functional Tests to Assess Pointe Readiness
Megan Richardson, MS, ATC

VI Special Focus on Prevention: Screening for Dance Injury Risk
Marijeanne Liederbach, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS

VII Stress Fractures in Dancers: Evaluation and Treatment
David S. Weiss, MD

VIII Special Focus on Biomechanics
Ian Kremenic, MEng
Marijeanne Liederbach, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS
Karl Orishimo, MS

IX Special Focus on the Hip and Knee
Faye Dilgen, PT, DPT
Marijeanne Liederbach, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS
Donald J. Rose, MD

X The Use of Anti-Inflammatory Medications in Dancers
Joey C. Fernandez, MD

XI Special Focus on the Foot and Ankle
William G. Hamilton, MD
Emily Sandow, PT, DPT

XII Special Focus on the Spine and Upper Extremity
Erika Kalkan, PT, DPT
Emily Sandow, PT, DPT


Target Audience
Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Chiropractors, Podiatrists, Osteopaths, Physicians, and Surgeons

 

Method of Participation
To receive continuing education credit, view the video, complete the evaluation and post-test, attest to the amount of time spent in the activity and print your certificate.  A minimum passing grade of 70% is required. 

 

Hardware/Software Requirements
- Latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome on Windows or Macintosh computers.
- Microsoft Silverlight is required to view presentations and videos on Windows or Macintosh computers. 
- QuickTime or other video player software is required to view presentations or videos on a mobile or tablet device. 
- Screen resolution of 1024x768 or greater on Windows or Macintosh computers.
- High-speed broadband connection required.  

 

Refund Policy
Refunds are not available for this course.


Course Cancellation Policy
In the unusual circumstance that this course is cancelled, two weeks notice will be given and tuition will be refunded in full. The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School is not responsible for any other costs incurred.