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Performance Health Factory Tour and Orthosis Fabrication
Friday, October 25, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CDT
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Performance Health Factory Tour and Orthosis Fabrication
Hosted by Bruce Curtis and Jennifer Jaeger

Time: October 25, 2019
9:00 am-3:00 pm  (Light refreshments & breakfast foods will be served starting at 8:45 am)

Location: Performance Health
W68 N158 Evergreen Blvd.
Cedarburg, WI 53012

Cost: WOTA MEMBERS: Contact the WOTA office ([email protected]), and we can save you $25 off this course!
WISHTA Members: $150 WISHTA Non-Members: $200 (please note annual membership fees are $45. Please go to http://www.wishta.org/membership to become a member, and then sign up with the membership rate to save $5!) Students: $75  

*Note: To ensure that there is adequate space and supplies for all course attendees, this course will be capped at 25-30 participants. Registration will end October 14th. Please sign up as soon as possible if you are interested in attending!

Meet your presenter –Bruce Curtis:

Bruce Curtis is an occupational therapy professional with over 30 years of experience in the rehabilitation field. During his early years as an OT, he worked in a variety of clinical settings including Acute, Long Term Care, Work Reconditioning, Driver Training, and Orthopedics. For the past several years, his focus has been on personnel training and product development with a concentration in thermoplastic splinting materials. Bruce has worked as a Product Manager for the Splinting Product Category at Performance Health. Bruce has also developed instructional DVDs for use within Performance Health and for the general market covering the clinical use of low temperature thermoplastics. Additionally, Bruce is a sought after speaker and presenter of classes and workshops for local, regional and national conferences covering topics ranging from "Static Splinting for the Beginner" and "Mastering the Thumb Spica" to "Static and Dynamic Splinting Technical Insights" and "Static Splinting Technical Tips and Tricks".

Course Itinerary
Factory Tour, Thermoplastics, Orthosis Fabrication
And Splinting Tips and Tricks
*Note: Itinerary is tentative and subject to change
8:45 am Registration, light refreshments
9:15 am Guided Factory Tour
10:15 am Thermoplastic Education & Orthotics Fabrication – Thumb Spica, Wrist Orthoses
12:00 pm Lunch provided at Performance Health with product in-service
12:30 pm Splinting Tips and Tricks
2:00 pm Additional open lab, time permitting
3:00 pm Final Q & A, and conclusion of the course
Participants will earn 6 CEU hours for this course.
CEU Certificates will be provided via e-mail after individual completion of post-course survey