VHSF EXPERIENTIAL LABS
LIVE WEEKEND LAB ITINERARY
Principles of Orthotic Fabrication
Dynamic wrist extension orthosis
Fabricate MP dynamic extension orthosis
Forearm ulnar gutter
Convert to radial gutter
Ulnar based Muenster orthosis
Convert ulnar muenster to radial-based
Posterior Elbow orthosis
Convert to Dynamic EF OR SPS for Elbow Extension
Hand to Shoulder
Hand to Cervical Spine
Quiz and eval done remotely
LOCATION: CEDAR CREST COLLEGE
"Knowledge is Power" -Thomas Jefferson
To advance expertise in examination, evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis, intervention, and management of patients with upper extremity and hand impairment and disability.
To develop leaders in the field who help bridge the gaps between practice patterns utilizing evidence-based practice and enhance interdisciplinary collaboration.
To prepare physical and occupational therapists to sit for the Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) examination.