The Knoxville District is composed of Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Cumberland, Fentress, Grainger, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Morgan, Pickett, Roane, Scott, Sevier, and Union counties.
District Chair: David Ellis, PT, MPT, ATC, OCS
7524 Childress Glenn Lane
Knoxville, TN 37920-9600
David Ellis, PT, MPT, ATC, OCS
Pam Ollard, PT, Cert. MDT, Secretary
Dan Elliott, PT Treasurer
Knoxville District News
Greetings from the Knoxville District
Start the new year with the Volunteer spirit! Volunteers are needed for the following committee chair vacancies: Program, Research, Legislation, Communication, PR/ Marketing, Membership, and Finance.
We are planning our meetings for 2012-2013 and would love to have some new facility hosts. Can your facility host 40-50 people and provide healthy snacks?
6:00 - 6:30 PM: Social
6:30 - 7:00 PM: Program
7:00 - 8:30 PM: Business Meeting
Knoxville District Meeting Schedule
Knoxville District Meeting
"Physical Therapy Standardized Assessment Testing for the Geriatric Population" by Daniel Elliott, PT, MPT, GCS
Description of course: This class will focus on brief training in administration of commonly used tests and measures in the geriatric population with summary of the associated current literature supporting their utilization to accurately demonstrate progression in rehab for various medical conditions. This practice of accurately illustrating rate of progression to appropriately justify further intervention through an episode of care as indicated is of utmost importance in the current healthcare economy.
We will meet in Anderson's Grille. It is located in the Atrium area. When entering at the main entrance, follow the white footprints, go past the Learning Center and around to the left.
Knoxville District TPTA to sponsor Ethics and Jurisprudence course
December 7, 2013
South College West Campus
400 Goody's Lane, Knoxville TN 37922
Parkside Auditorium - Parking lot is closest to the building and the interstate. The main entrance is NOT the one marked as "Student Plaza". Once iin the main lobby, there will be signs to the Auditorium.
Registration from 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Jurisprudence - The Legal Basis of Physical Therapy Practice: 8:00am to 10:00am
Ethics in Physical Therapy Practice – 10:15am – 12:15pm
Instructor: Baron Johnson, PT