The Aging Spine

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CPD Hours: 12.5 FLA – Full Program

Please note that you if you purchase the Full Program (course) you will receive a certificate at the end.

If you wish to select individual units they are available also and certificates are issued after each unit.

  • Part 1 – 4.5 Hours (5 Modules)

  • Parts 2 & 3 – 4.0 Hours Each (4 Modules per Part)

This program is a compilation of the major presentations made at COCA’s most successful conference which was themed on The Aging Spine. The conference called on a number of local and international experts from different health disciplines in order to expand your knowledge and expertise in the treatment of conditions of the older adult and in particular the aging spine.

The program comprises 3 Parts with 5 Modules in Part 1 and 4 Modules in each of Parts 2 & 3 and can be purchased as a Complete Set or in Individual Parts.

The 5 Modules in Part 1 are:

Manual therapies & complementary therapies in the treatment of the aging spine – Dr Paul Doherty DC, DABCO and Dr Michael Schneider DC, PhD

Unique history & physical examination principles – Dr Paul Doherty DC, DABCO

Exercise principles in older adults – Dr Paul Doherty DC, DABCO

Clinical outcome measures in the older adult – Dr Paul Doherty DC, DABCO

General wellness issues in older adults – Dr Paul Doherty DC, DABCO and Dr Michael Schneider DC, PhD

The 4 Modules in Part 2 are:

Imaging of the aging spine – Dr Phil Lucas MBBS, FRANZCR

Falls and the effects of therapy on multi-modal integration – Dr Heidi Haavik BSc (Chiro),  PhD

Neurophysiology of falls in the older adult – Dr Kim Delbaere MPT, PhD

Surgical presentations of the adult aging spine – Mr David de la Harpe BAppSc (Chiro), MBBS, MS, FRACS (Ortho)

The 4 Modules in Part 3 are:

Flexion distraction – Dr Michael Schneider DC, PhD

What’s new and what hasn’t changed in rheumatology – Dr Paul Bird MBBS (Hon), FRACP, MD

Five questions to prevent disaster – Dr Paul Bird MBBS (Hon), FRACP, MD

Grand Rounds panel – Mr David de la Harpe, Dr Paul Bird, Dr Heidi Haavik, Dr Kim Delbaere, Dr Phil Lucas, Dr Mike Schneider, Dr Paul Dougherty

Further detail about each module are available here: Aging Spine Module Abstracts

Costs (inclusive of GST)

Full Set (12.5 FLA Hrs) – COCA/CA Members $337.50  –  Non-Members $450.00

Part 1 (4.5 FLA Hrs) – COCA/CA Members $225.00  –  Non-Members $300.00

Part 2 (4.0 FLA Hrs) – COCA/CA Members $206.25  –  Non-Members $275.00

Part 3 (4.0 FLA Hrs) – COCA/CA Members $206.25  –  Non-Members $275.00