Combined Sections Meeting

Hosted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

Special programming by the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy.

Newest in Clinical Research.

CSM 2020 Denver, Colorado (February 11-15, 2020) will bring you together with over 13,000 friends, mentors, and leaders while you enjoy first-class programming and the newest in clinical research. Register now for the largest physical therapy conference in the United States. Take this opportunity to reach a higher peak in your career while you fall in love with the Mile-High City. Experience 350+ specialty-specific sessions, 35+ preconference programs, over 1,000 poster and platform presentations.

Men’s Health: A Clinician and Research Perspective
Pre-Conference
Wednesday, February 12, 2019 | 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Joanne Milios and Gerard Greene will focus on multiple areas of men’s pelvic health. JoAnne Milios will present her research on the treatment of post prostectomy urinary incontinence and the use of multiple exercise based modalities. She will also discuss her use of yoga in the treatment of both incontinence and pelvic pain in men who have had prostate surgery. The second half of the course will focus on a clinician’s perspective in the in treatment of male pelvic pain. Gerard Greene will present several musculoskeletal approaches to treating male pelvic pain as well as case studies. 

Pelvic Floor Impacts of Urologic Surgeries
Pre-Conference
Wednesday, February 12, 2019 | 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Devin O’Brien Coon, Daniel M. Gruber and Abhishek Patel will be presenting a series of lectures on surgical techniques and their impact on the pelvic floor as well as the need for pelvic floor therapy. There will be a presentation on gender affirmation surgical techniques and the need for post op pelvic floor therapy, a presentation on urodynamics and the implications for pelvic floor treatment and surgery and a presentation on surgical techniques for male sexual dysfunction.

General Sessions

Two-hour sessions sprinkled between Thursday, February 13 through Saturday, February 15. Click below to view all of our sessions.

7th Annual “Board at the Bar”
Thursday, February 13, 2020 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM*

Join us at our signature member event, “Board at the Bar,” to toast to the new 20s! This event is open to APTA Pelvic Health members and industry friends. “Board at the Bar” is a casual get-together and networking event attended by members, Board Directors and volunteers. Enjoy drinks and some light appetizers in a casual, fun setting as you meet and network with fellow PT, PTA and SPT professionals.

Location: Earls Kitchen + Bar, 1600 Glenarm Place, Denver, Colorado 80202 (9 minute walk from the convention center and only a 4 minute walk from the Hyatt Regency hotel).

Entrance/Registration: There is NO cover fee nor advanced registration however you must wear your CSM conference badge in order to enter. Event entry is on a first come, first served basis so make sure to arrive on time for a higher chance of getting in! The first 100 attendees will receive a drink ticket. The event venue space is limited. If you arrive when it gets maxed out, you may need to wait until some attendees leave before being able to enter.

Dress Code: Casual (make sure to wear your CSM 2020 conference badge)

General Business Meeting
+ Awards Presentation
Friday, February 14, 2020 | 6:00 PM-8:30 PM

Hear your elected leaders give a State of the Section overview of progress toward our mission in 2019. There will be a swearing in of new Board Officers, Directors and Nominating Committee member. The Business Meeting will conclude with an Awards Presentation. Every year, the Academy recognizes members and/or committees for their excellent service, dedication and contributions to our physical therapy profession.

Exhibit Hall

Learn more about our membership, events, continuing education courses, special interest groups and ways to get involved in our active organization. Meet fellow Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant and Student Physical Therapist members and others interested in joining our growing community of professionals raising the bar of patient care, physical therapy research and education. Our booth is typically located across from the APTA booth and is visited by 500+ professionals each year. We offer brochures about our programs and membership and you can speak to a staff person or SoWH member at the booth. Our exhibit hall hours are:

Thursday, February 13, 2020
9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Friday, February 14, 2020
9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Saturday, February 15, 2020
9:30 am – 3:00 pm

CSM Volunteer Opportunity

The Academy is seeking volunteers for the Combined Sections Meeting 2020 Booth Exhibition Days (February 13-15, 2020) in Denver, CO to help represent our Academy to current and prospective members. Assisting at the our booth is a great way to give back to our industry all while giving you the opportunity to network with your peers and seasoned physical therapy professionals. It gives you the chance to interact with students, physical therapist assistants and physical therapists who are attending CSM just like you to advance their education and career. You can actively learn about the Academy, its initiatives, education programs and membership benefits through this volunteer experience.

Application Deadline: January 30, 2020

Sponsor or Advertise

Reach your audience by supporting our profession and industry through sponsorship. The Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy has curated several package and à la carte sponsorship selections for every budget. Whether you are a small or large company, we have different advertising options available to help you reach your audience. Your contributions help our PTs, PTAs and SPTs advance our field’s research, practice and patient care. The funds raised through sponsorship and advertising are invested into producing and facilitating our year-round continuing education courses, generating research and increasing access to education. In exchange, we provide physical therapy professionals exposure to your products and services. Advertise with us to have your brand, products or services be seen by our conference attendees, publication readers, our industry’s top physical therapy practitioners, educators and rising professionals.

  • Sponsorship Levels: Platinum (2), Gold (3), Silver (6)
  • Event Sponsorships: Board at the Bar (1), Coffee & Cases Session (1), General Business Meeting (3)
  • Ă€la Carte Advertising: Digital Program Book Ad Space (Unlimited)

Order Deadline: January 20, 2020

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