Continuing Education

Our mission is to facilitate the pursuit of professional excellence and innovative practice by providing the highest quality clinical, academic and evidence-based educational programs to our clinical instructors and physical therapists to meet the health and wellness needs of the communities in which they work.

Upcoming Events

Evidence-Based Practice for the Clinician
May 15-16, 2015

Continuing Education Course - BOC Approved EBP Provider  View Flyer

(10 continuing education contact hours)

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Cost: $200, which includes course handouts, snacks and box lunch.
Location: Physical Therapy Building, Room 203

Jeff HouckJeff Houck, PT, PhD, will provide a continuing education seminar. The topic of this educational offering is “Evidence-Based Practice for the Clinician.” Dr. Houck received his BS in physical therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University and a PhD in physical therapy from the University of Iowa. He has taught research methods and EBP in various settings for 15 years. Dr. Houck has been extensively published with both public (NIH) and private funding. Currently, he is the acting director of research in the Department of Physical Therapy at George Fox University.

A Faculty Development Workshop for New PT and PTA Faculty
June 9 – 12, 2015

This four-day workshop is designed for new faculty in PT and PTA education programs and those thinking about making the transition to academe. Sessions will be interactive in nature and conducted by faculty experts and experienced administrators. Applications will be made to the home institutions of the participants.

The workshop will be facilitated by faculty and administrators who hold a diversity of positions and have received national level awards in teaching, scholarship, and service, and have extensive expertise in academe, particularly in their content area. For more information please click on this link.

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  • April 15, 2015 (Early bird) - $695
  • After April 15, 2015 - $795

Please contact Gina Braden at 503-554-2450 or e-mail if you have any questions regarding either of these events.

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