College of Health Sciences

Physical Therapy Continuing Education Courses

Interdisciplinary Case-Based Approach to Medical Screening for the  Physical Therapist

Course Reschedule Update

We are updating this course to be half asynchronous and half synchronous online. The live portion will be held virtually on Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 8am-1pm, with participants reviewing the remaining lectures on their own over a 2-week window. Attendees will complete an examination at the completion of both asynchronous and synchronous content to receive their course completion certificate.

Date and Location

  • Saturday, December 5, 2020
    • 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
    • Held virtually

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Guest Speakers:
  • Joe Adler, Pt, DPT, CCS, Good Shepherd Penn Partners, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Andrea Branas, PT, DPT, MSE, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Jessica Cahill, RD, CSCS, Success by Lifestyle
  • Joy C. Cohn, PT, CLT-LANA, Good Shepherd Penn Partners
  • Josh Cohen, DO, Rowan Medicine, Department of Family Medicine
  • Katherine Hamilton, MD, Penn Medicine
  • David Hutchinson, PT, 3 Dimensional Physical Therapy
  • Jessica Jennings, PT, DPT, OCS, 3 Dimensional Physical Therapy
  • Robin Jordan, Women's Center of Montgomery County
  • Len Kamen, DO, Einstein Healthcare Network
Arcadia Faculty Speakers:
  • Shannon Diallo, MMS, PA-C, CAQ-HM
  • Kshamata Shah, PT, PhD
  • Angela Tate, PT, Ph.D., Cert. MDT

Earn 10.5 Direct Access contact hours for PA. Arcadia University is an approved sponsor for CEU’s in PA and NY.  Approved by the State Board of New Jersey and Delaware for 10.5 contact hours/continuing education credits.

Course Brochure

Past Events

  • "Body Meets Brain: Applying Neurophysiology to Orthopedic Rehabilitation"
  • “Teaching Patients About Pain” & “Everything Hurts” with Dr. Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD
  • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program with Dr. Janet Readinger, PT, DPT and Dr. Susan Tomlinson, PT, DPT
  • 2018 Interdisciplinary Case-Based Approach to Medical Screening for the Physical Therapist (13 different speakers from 4 different health care disciplines)
  • 2017 Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Lumbar Spine and Hip: Interactions and Evidence with Shirley Sahrmann PT, Ph.D., FAPTA
  • 2017 3rd Annual Faculty Symposium - Motor Control and Neuroplasticity in Musculoskeletal and Neuromuscular Rehabilitation (Shailesh Kantak, PT, Ph.D.; Beth Fisher, PT, Ph.D., Joseph Zeni PT, Ph.D.; Janet Readinger, PT, DPT; Philip McClure, PT, Ph.D., FAPTA; Kshamata Shah, PT, Ph.D.)
  • 2016 Interdisciplinary Case-Based Approach to Medical Screening for the Physical Therapist (10 different speakers from 3 different health care disciplines)
  • 2016 2nd Annual Faculty Symposium - Rehabilitation for Older Adults: Consensus and Controversies (Kathleen Mangione, PT, Ph.D., FAPTA; Jennifer Stevens-Lapsley, PT, Ph.D.; Jen Sidelinker, PT, DPT; Michael Tevald, PT, Ph.D.; Carol Oatis, PT, Ph.D.; Shailesh Kantak, PT, Ph.D.)
  • 2015 Movement System Syndromes of the Cervical Spine and Shoulder: Interaction and Evidence with Shirley Sahrmann PT, Ph.D., FAPTA
  • 2015 1st Annual Faculty Symposium - Rotator Cuff Disorders: Consensus and Controversies McClure (Philip McClure, PT, Ph.D.; Andrew Karduna, Ph.D.; Lori Michener, PT, Ph.D.; Elliot Greenberg, PT, Ph.D.; Martin Kelley, PT, DPT; Brian Leggin PT, DPT; Angela Tate, PT, Ph.D.; Kshamata Shah, PT, Ph.D.; Scott Stackhouse, PT, Ph.D.; Brett Sweitzer, MD