2017 Program & Schedule at a Glance


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule at a Glance

 Tuesday, September 5, 2017

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Exhibitor Set up
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Education: Flexible Sub-Ischial Vacuum Socket Course *Tickets Requited* Limited space available

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

7:00 AM – 6:30 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Exhibitor Set up
8:00 AM – Noon Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier A
8:00 – 10:00 AM Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier B
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier C
1:00 – 5:00 PM Thranhardt Golf Classic
1:00 – 3:00 PM Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier D
1:00 – 5:00 PM Business Certificate Program

1:00 – 5:00 PM Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier E
3:30 – 5:30 PM Manufacturers’ Workshop – Tier F
5:30 – 7:30 PM Welcome to Las Vegas Reception
5:30 – 7:30 PM Exhibit Hall Open

Thursday, September 7, 2017

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration Open
7:00 AM Breakfast
7:15 – 9:00 AM Opening general session

Keynote: The U.S. Health Landscape, Michael L. Lovdal, PhD

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break in Hall
10:30 – Noon Concurrent Education

Noon – 1:00 PM Lunch and Learn: Exoskeletons and NeuroRehab – Where are we Headed?
*Tickets Required* Limited space available
Noon – 1:30 PM Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 – 2:30 PM DME CERT Outreach and Education Task Force: Prevalent O&P Errors (B7)
1:30 – 3:00 PM Concurrent Education

2:30 – 5:30 PM Best Business Practices and Documentation (B8)

3:15 – 4:30 PM Concurrent Education

4:30 – 5:30 PM Concurrent Education

5:30 – 6:30 PM Centennial Celebration in Exhibit Hall
6:30 – 9:30 PM Party with a Purpose

Friday, September 8, 2017

 

7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration Open
7:00 AM Breakfast
7:15 – 7:40 AM AOPA Election Results and Awards Ceremony (Oceanside D)
7:40 – 8:00 AM RAND Study (Oceanside D)
8:00 – 9:00 AM Award Winning Tranhardt Lectures

9:00 – 10:30 AM Break in Hall
10:30 AM – Noon Concurrent Education

 Noon – 1:30 PM Lunch in Exhibit Hall
 12:15 – 1:30 PM The Diabetic Foot in Remission: Strategies to Make Prevention Pay
*Tickets Required* Limited space available
 1:30 – 3:00 PM Concurrent Education

 1:30 – 4:30 PM Focus on Technology (P10)

 1:30 – 5:30 PM Triple Aim (B10)

 3:15 – 4:30 PM Concurrent Education

4:30 – 5:30 PM
5:30 – 6:30 PM Happy Hour

Saturday, September 9, 2017

8:00 AM – Noon Registration Open
7:00 AM Breakfast
7:15 – 7:40 AM Awards Presentation
7:40 – 8:00 AM Economic Value of Orthotic and Prosthetic Services Among Medicare Beneficiaries: A 2011–2014 Claims-Based Retrospective Cohort Study
8:00 – 9:00 AM General Session: Healthcare Delivery Systems from Around the World
9:00 – 10:30 AM Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 AM – Noon Concurrent Education

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Award Winning Hamontree Lectures

11:30 AM – Noon The Sun is Shining:  How to Use Capital Markets to Fund Your Business’ Growth (B12)
Noon – 1:30 PM Lunch on Own
1:00  – 2:30 PM Concurrent Education

1:00  – 3:00 PM 2017 Compliance Update: Compliance Excellence, Best Business Practices and the Successful Accreditation Survey (B13)