September 13-15, 2018
MWC members are 385.00
350.00 for the full conference. 35.00 for dues.
If you are eligible for MWC AAOP membership (WI, IL, IN) then your dues will automatically be included in your registration when you register as a member.
Non members are 400.00 full conference.
One day registrations are 250.00 and are for ONE day only. If you are planning on coming for at least two days, you need to register as full conference since it will save you $$$.
Residents are 150.00
Technicians are 150.00* (If you need ABC/BOC credits, you must register as Full Conference).
One table, includes two exhibitors, is 700.00
Additional exhibitor is 200.00 (Max number at one table is three exhibitors, any more requires an additional table.)
Additional table is 600.00
Saturday, September 15, 2018
8:00am-4:30pm General Sessions (6 credits)
7:45-8:00am Welcome, Michael Cavanaugh, CPO, MWCAAOP President
AAOP Update, Rick Miller, CO, FAAOP
8:00-8:30am ISOPP Update, Samantha Marek, CP/LP
8:30-9:00am What AOPA is doing to support our profession in 2018, Michael Oros, CPO, FAAOP
9:00-10:00am Exhibit Hall (Exhibit Hall Tear Down at 10:00am)
10:00-10:30am Tensile and Coefficient of Friction Testing of Textured Prosthetic Socket Specimens, Julia Quinlan, PhD
10:30-11:00am Patient satisfaction, so what..., J. Chad Duncan, PhD, CRC, CPO, Mike Hoggatt
11:00-11:20pm Improved Outcomes with Energy Storing Partial Foot Prostheses, Noel Chladek, CO
11:20-11:40am Teaching Professionalism and Ethics During Residency, John Brinkmann, CPO
11:40-12:00pm Osseointegration and Facial Prosthetics for the Practitioners, Gregory Gion, MMS, CCA, BOCP
12:00-1:00pm MWCAAOP Member Lunch with Speaker – 2018 ABC Update: The Practice of the Future: Successful Strategies, and Privileging Changes All While Remaining Compliant, Jim Lawson
1:00-1:20pm Implementing a Digital Thread in your O&P Practice, Christopher Mowrer, CP
1:20-2:00pm Benefits of Microprocessor Controlled Hydraulic Prosthetic Knee Joints to Limited Community Ambulators: A Systematic Review and Evidence-based Trial Fitting Recommendations, Russ Lundstrom
2:00-2:20pm NCOPE Update, Chris Robinson, MS, MBA, CPO, ATC, FAAOP(D)
2:20-3:00pm Sensorimotor and biomechanical factors of older adults with and without lower limb loss: Implications to gait and balance, Matty Major, PhD
3:00-4:30pm Gunter Gehl Presentations
Measuring functional variables of K2 unilateral transtibial amputees utilizing K3 prosthetic feet: a pilot study, Brittany Moores, MSPO
Walking Performance of Transtibial Prosthesis Users Wearing Battery Powered Prosthetic Ankles, Spencer Leckrone, MSPO
Characteristics of Delphi Processes in Orthotics and Prosthetics Research, Kierra Falbo, MSPO
Creating a Mobile Application to Assist Transtibial Amputees with Prosthetic Sock Management in Silicone Suction Suspension (3S) Socket Systems, Kate Binder, MSPO