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Tuesday, September 16

Hours

4:30-8:30 p.m. Chapter Presidents Council Meeting  

Time

Wednesday, September 17 

Hours

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pre-Convention Workshop: Fundamentals of Fascial Therapy - Pfannerstill 8
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pre-Convention Workshop: Dimensional Massage Therapy for the Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Radioulnar Joints – Dail 8
8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Chapter Leadership Training  
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. House of Delegates Registration  
1-7 p.m. House of Delegates Meeting  

Time

Thursday, September 18

Hours

8:30-11 a.m. Opening Session and Business Meeting, featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Oz and Awards Presentation  
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open  
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. First-Timers Luncheon  
Afternoon Session: 1:30-5:30 p.m. Situational Ethics: Revisiting Boundaries - Paholsky - FULL (see Saturday's session for availability) 4
  Myofascial Sports Massage - Pfannerstill - FULL 4
Afternoon Sessions: 1:30-3:30 p.m.; repeated 4-6 p.m. Talking to Your Clients About Skin Cancer - Newman - FULL (see 4-6 p.m. session for availability) 2
  Career Opportunities in Spas - Huffman 2
  A Massage Therapist's Guide to Malpractice - Flynn, Pierce 2
  Making Taxes Less Taxing - Bowman FULL 2
  Interacting With Perinatal Health Care Systems - Osborne 2
  Reading a Research Article - Moraska 2
5:30-7:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Opening Night Reception  

Time

Friday, September 19

Hours

All Day Classes: 8-5:30 p.m. Introduction to Oncology Massage - Cates FULL 8
  Pelvis, Hip and Sacrum Part 1: Advanced Myofascial Techniques - Luchau - FULL 8
Morning Sessions: 8 a.m. - noon Kinessage Self-Care for Therapists - Gramzay - FULL (see Saturday's session for availability) 4
  Teachers Day: Educators Knowledge Forum and Instructional Design - O'Hara, Ribeiro 4
  Massage Ethics: Navigating the Deep Waters - Stephenson 4
  Lifting Your Clients Out of Pain - Kimmet 4
  Active Muscle Therapy: Combining Active Movement, Resistance and Massage - Forman - FULL 4
  Pediatric Massage: Highlighting Trauma - Allen 4
  Myofascial Components of Fibromyalgia - Stenbjorn - FULL (see 1:30-5:30 p.m. session for availability)
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9:30 a.m. - noon Student Day: Kick Start  
11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.; 5-7 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open  
Noon-1:30 p.m. Teachers Celebration Luncheon  
Afternoon Sessions: 1:30-5:30 p.m. Alleviating Piriformis Syndrome - McAtee - FULL 4
  Myofascial Components of Fibromyalgia - Stenbjorn (repeat) 4
  Teachers Day: Connecting With Millenial Massage Students - Glassberg 4
  Structure Governs Function Core Release for the Neck & Shoulders - Berns - FULL 4
  Cornerstones to Career Longevity - Osborne 4
  Active Isolated Stretching: Releasing the Shoulders - Morton - FULL 4
  Research Panel: What Research Tells Us About Pain Management - Cambron, Moraska, Munk FULL 4
3-4:30 p.m. Student Day Test Prep, Interviewing Skills and Resume Writing  
6 p.m. Colorado Chapter Event: Night at the Ballpark  

Time

Saturday, September 20

Hours

Morning Sessions: 8 a.m. - noon Active Muscle Therapy: Combining Active Movement, Resistance and Massage (repeat)- Forman - FULL 4
  The Five Fast Tracks to Stellar Body Mechanics - Stephenson 4
  Situational Ethics: Revisiting Boundaries - Paholsky (repeat) 4
  Kinessage Self-Care for Therapists (repeat) - Gramzay - FULL 4
  Paranasal Sinus Drainage - Mason - FULL 4
  Spinning the Hip: 360 Degree Manual Techniques - Russell - FULL 4
  Current Research on Massage and Elders - Munk 4
  Heart-Centered Marketing for Massage Professionals - Caprel 4
11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open  
2-4 p.m. Closing Keynote 2
7 p.m. - midnight Dinner Dance  
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