ASSET Shoulder Rehabilitation Conference

Evidence Based Rehabilitation and Surgical Options for the Disabled Throwing Shoulder, the Unstable Shoulder, and Massive Rotator Cuff Tears

May 6-7, 2017


Duke University
Stedman Auditorium
Duke Sports Science Institute
3475 Erwin Rd, Wallace Clinic
Durham, NC

Registration Fee:

$350 for Physical Therapists
$300 for PT students


Saturday, May 6th (All times EST)
7:30 - 8:00: Registration
8:00 - 5:30: Lecture
5:30: Adjourn

Sunday, May 7th (All times EST)
8:00 - 12:00: Lecture
12:00: Adjourn

Conference description:
This course will focus on the examination, diagnosis, non-operative rehabilitation, surgical management, and post-operative management for the disabled throwing shoulder, the unstable shoulder, and massive rotator cuff tears.  Didactic lecture will be delivered by 3 physical therapists and athletic trainers who are members of the American Shoulder and Elbow Society, and 3 surgeons in the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgery society.  Lectures will include current research pertinent to each topic, case presentations and question/answer time periods.  One hour of the course will be dedicated to a hands on lab to observe and practice throwing assessment, late rehabilitation to performance training for the throwing athlete, and soft tissue manual therapy strategies for the stiff shoulder. View course schedule.


View speaker bios.

Keynote Speaker: George Davies, "50+ years in Sports Medicine – Life Lessons Along the Way"

CEUs available:

The North Carolina Chapter Continuing Education Approval Committee has certified that this courses meet the criteria for approval of continuing education offerings for 12.0 contact hours established by the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association.


Hilton Garden Inn
Durham/University Medical Center
2102 W. Main Street
Durham, NC 27705

Mention ASSET Conference for preferred rate of $150 for a king or 2 queen room if reserved by 4-6-17 (regular rate is $210). 



As of May 1st, online registration has closed and all registration for the course will be done onsite. Cash or checks are accepted. Questions? Contact:


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