Gross Anatomy of the Brain and Spine for Musculoskeletal Medicine and Rehabilitation

MSK Summer, 2021

Course Objectives:

 
  1. Conduct a complete cadaveric dissection on the cranial cavity, brain and spine.
  2. Describe the neuroanatomy of the brain and spine, including but not limited to the surface anatomy, the ventricular system, and major descending motor pathway.
  3. Describe the path and function of the cranial nerves.
  4. Trace the arterial supply and peripheral nervous innervation of the brain and spine.
  5. Integrate gross anatomy of the brain and spine into the clinical practice of musculoskeletal medicine and rehabilitation.
 

Gross Anatomy of the Upper Extremity for Musculoskeletal Medicine and Rehabilitation

MSK Summer, 2022

Course Objectives:

 
  1. Conduct a complete cadaveric dissection of the upper extremity.
  2. Describe the attachments and innervations of the muscles of the upper extremity.
  3. Describe the osteological and ligamentous structures forming the joints of the upper extremity.
  4. Trace the arterial supply and peripheral nervous innervation of the upper extremity.
  5. Integrate gross anatomy of the upper extremity into the clinical practice of musculoskeletal medicine and rehabilitation.
 

Who Should Attend?

This course is open to all healthcare providers including physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and athletic trainers.

This course meets the criteria set by the Alabama Board of Physical Therapy for 14 hours of continuing education.

This course meets the criteria set by the Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy for 1.4 continuing education units (CEUs).

This course is certified by the Alabama Athletic Training BOC to award 14 hours of continuing education.