FIREFIGHTER PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE CSM 2020

 
Firefighters

AGENDA



0730-0800:
Registration / Sign-in (DFD Station 1)


0800-1000:
Understanding the Job Demands of Firefighters

- 0800-0830: Speaker – Introduction to the fire station & kit/gear
- 0830-0930: Speaker – Overview of Physically Demanding Firefighter Tasks
                     Use/test equipment
                     Dummy drag
- 0930-1000: Speaker – Evaluate Physical Limitations with Firefighter Gear
                                       Test out clinical evaluations such as YBT

1000-1020:
BREAK/ MOVE TO LOCATION 2 (Denver Firefighters Museum)


1030-1130:
Understanding Firefighter Culture

                   Jake Morrow – Life as a Firefighter Physical Therapist
                   Casey Stoneberger – Integrating into the Firefighter Culture as a Physical Therapist
                   Rich Westrick – Firefighter Injury Reporting

1130-1230: LUNCH
Optional Tour of Denver Firefighter’s Museum

1230-1320:
Science Meets Practice: Longitudinal Changes in Musculoskeletal Injury Risk Among Firefighters

David Cornell

1330-1420:
Embedded Care: Lessons Learned from the Denver Fire Department

Casey Stoneberger

1430-1440: BREAK

1440-1530:
Making a Difference: Patient Education for Firefighters

Richard Westrick

1540-1630:
Return-to-Play for Tactical Athletes: Safely Returning Firefighters Back Into Active-Duty Service

Trae Tashiro

1630-1700:
Course Wrap-Up and Questions

Rehab and Performance for Firefighter Tactical Athletes: From the Clinic to the Fire Station

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
$335 per person
$285 for AASPT members

REGISTER HERE


LOCATIONS:

DFD Fire Station 1
745 W Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80204

Denver Firefighters Museum
1326 Tremont Place
Denver, CO 80204

SPEAKERS:
David J. Cornell, PT, DPT, PhD, CSCS, TSAC-F
Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy & Kinesiology
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Lowell, MA

Jake Morrow, PT, MPT, OCS
Firefighter
Beverly Hills Fire Department
Beverly Hills, CA

Casey Stoneberger, PT, DPT
Physical Therapy Director & Senior Physical Therapist
Denver Fire Department
Denver, CO

Trae Tashiro, MEd, ATC, CSCS
Wellness Director & Head Athletic Trainer
South Metro Fire Rescue
Centennial, CO

Richard B. Westrick, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, SCS
Chair, AASPT Tactical Athlete SIG
Deputy Division Chief, Military Performance Division
U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM)
Natick, MA

Earn 8 BOC approved CEUs.
CEUs accepted by some states for licensure; please check with your state to assure approval.