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July 2014
$150

Long Term Care Medical Directors and Pharmacists Conference and Retreat: The Role of the Medical Director and Pharmacist in Today’s Long Term Care

July 25 - 27
ArrowWood Resort,
1405 Highway 71 North, Okoboji, IA United States
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  This activity is hosted by the Iowa Health Care Association (IHCA).  Agenda July 25, 2014 – Friday 6 pm                   Welcome Reception 7:30 pm          Evening Open July 26, 2014 – Saturday 7:30 am          Breakfast 8 am                  AHCA, NCAL, HHQI Quality Initiative 8:30 am          State of Quality in Iowa SNF’s and NFs 9:00 am…

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$0

Mentored Student Research Program

July 18 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Des Moines University, Olsen Center,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Contents Agenda Oral Presentations Poster Presentations Abstract IRB/IACUC Approval FAQs Registration Contact Research is vital and at DMU students are vital to research. Contributions from students are vital in helping move campus research forward. The Mentored Student Research Program is an excellent opportunity for students to highlight their research findings. We’re excited to offer both oral and poster presentations and all summer research students are invited to participate. Students may present on any topic or experience related to research. Register Submit Abstract Please note these important dates:…

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$150-300

APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program

July 14 - 15
Des Moines University, Munroe Building,
3200 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Contents Target Audience Course Description Objectives Workshop Schedule Presenters Pre-Course Assignments Registration Continuing Education Credit Contact Presented by the Iowa Clinical Education Consortium.              Register today! Registration will close on Wednesday, June 18 at midnight.  Target Audience Basic:  Physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, certified occupational therapist assistants, speech language pathologists, recreational therapists, and other health care professionals. Advanced:  Physical therapists who are APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructors and who have supervised at least one student since…

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620-720

Section on Women’s Health – Pelvic Floor Level 1

July 11 @ 8:00 am - July 13 @ 5:00 pm
Des Moines University, Academic Center, 2nd floor,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Description This 3-day course provides physical therapists with practical knowledge and skill in the treatment of female urinary incontinence, with an introduction to the treatment of pelvic pain. Instruction in pelvic floor muscle anatomy, function, physiology, and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction will provide the clinician with skills for immediate clinical application and build the base for future courses. This course is the first prerequisite in the series of three pelvic floor courses designed to give the practicing clinician a comprehensive…

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June 2014
$0

Write Winning Grant Proposals Workshop

June 20 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Des Moines University, Olsen Center,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Hosted by the Office of Research. Presented by Grant Writers Seminars & Workshops, LLC. Register today!   Introduction   Get on target: Improve your grant writing aims session   Questions about what grant reviewers are looking for? Check out the video below! Target Audience Des Moines University faculty and staff. Agenda 8 am Registration and Breakfast 8:30 am General Grant Writing Concepts Introduction to the program The concept of a grant/funding agency missions Funding trends and success rates Development of ideas…

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$0

Child/Adult Abuse and Maltreatment: Information for the Healthcare Provider

June 4 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Jasper Winery,
2400 George Flagg Parkway, Des Moines, IA 50321 United States
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This educational activity is in conjunction with an reception hosted by the DMU Alumni Association.  The presentation satisfies one hour of the Iowa Board of Medicine’s training for identifying and reporting abuse.  RSVP online! There is no cost to attend.  Target Audience DMU alumni Objectives Describe types of abuse and neglect Describe abused children and dependent adults Describe characteristics of abusers Identify findings that indicate abuse Outline care of the abused patient Know when and how to report Purpose This educational activity…

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May 2014
$0

Clinical Resources for Caregiver Depression

May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Des Moines University, Munroe 102,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Lunch & Learn is sponsored by Project LAUNCH   Register to attend online! You do not need to register if attending at Des Moines University (DMU). Bring your own lunch if attending at DMU.   Join Dr. Robin Kopelman, as she discusses the impact of caregiver depression on young children’s mental health. Information will be shared on identifying depression, prevalence, barriers to detection and treatment, importance of screening and assessment, options for treatment and available community resources. Opportunity for Q&A…

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$0

Transforming Behavior and Culture at Work: Selecting and Educating the Right Health Care Professionals

May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Des Moines University, Academic Center Board Room,
3200 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Target Audience Physicians, non-physician providers, nurses, administrators, risk managers, patient safety officers, and other health care professional staff. Description This is the first in a series of special webinars aimed at health care professionals that explores how to improve health care workplace culture by increasing healthy behaviors and eliminating harmful behaviors. This webinar will focus on how academic training tolerates if not fosters abusive behaviors and will discuss how to address and counteract it. Objectives Recognize the preferred characteristics for…

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Free

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Des Moines University, Lecture Hall 2,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Attend onsite at Des Moines University or online! If you are attending ONLINE, please register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7509180989301472769 If you are attending at DES MOINES UNIVERSITY, please register below. Agenda 7 p.m. Spasticity Management and the Use of Botulinum Toxin Amy J. Lynch, D.O., The Iowa Clinic Review normal nerve and muscle physiology Examine the causes, pathophysiology, and evaluation of spasticity Discuss the treatment approaches to spasticity, specifically botulinum toxin 8 p.m. IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting (See note below) 9 p.m.…

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Free

Friday Research Seminar Series

May 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) 115,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Training Walking Skill: A Task Oriented Motor Learning Approach PLEASE JOIN US for our final Friday Research Seminar of the Semester!! We will have sandwiches, beverages, and a sweet treat for all those who attend. Please come join us to enjoy refreshments and learn about one of our new faculty members, and what she brings to Des Moines University! This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Doctor of Physical Therapy program.  All faculty members and students are invited to…

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$100-185

Managing the Adolescent Athlete

May 10 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Absolute Performance Therapy, PC,
225 East Hickman , Waukee,
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Today’s children are involved in an increasing number of activities at a younger and younger age. With increased participation comes increased injury risk. The combination of greater activity, early growth, and structural asymmetry has increased the severity of issues we are seeing in younger athletes. Issues will be discussed that can be prevented with critical assessment through biomechanical analysis, patient/parent education, and proper training. Register online! Target Audience Physicians, physician assistants, nurses, physical therapists/PTA, athletic trainers, certified strength and conditioning specialists,…

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$0

Treating Patients with Mental Illness

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Des Moines University, Munroe 102,
3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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  Treating Patients with Mental Illness: Pearls of Wisdom from the Physician, Family and Patient’s Perspective Tuesday, May 6Munroe 10212 – 1 p.m.Lunch will be available for the first 25 people.  The program will relate information to assist future practitioners in the holistic integrated treatment of persons with mental illness and their families. Speakers Teresa Bomhoff, NAMI President Barb Glass, NAMI Volunteer and Former Board Member Jim Goodrich, NAMI Vice President Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the above individuals have…

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