• Hosts

    VestibularIQ & Advocate Health

  • CEU Credit

    9 CEU Hours

  • LOCATION

    Oak Lawn, IL

  • DATE/TIME

    4/27/24
    8am-6pm

1st Midwest Vestibular Rehabilitation Symposium

Advancing Excellence: Elevate Your Clinical Practice with Evidence-Based Vestibular Rehab

Join us at Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, IL, on April 27, 2024, for the Vestibular Rehab Symposium—the premier event designed to empower physical therapists with cutting-edge knowledge and evidence-based practices in Vestibular Rehabilitation.

Unlock the Power of Clinical Research: Elevate Your Practice Our Symposium focuses on bridging the gap between research and real-world impact. Elevate your clinical practice through immersive sessions led by renowned experts who will share the latest research findings and evidence-based interventions. Gain practical insights and invaluable skills to advance patient outcomes and enhance your approach to Vestibular Rehab.

Empowering Minds, Transforming Care: We believe that every clinician deserves access to top-tier education without financial barriers. That's why we are committed to offering an affordable, accessible event right in the heart of the Midwest. Enjoy comprehensive symposium presentations and networking opportunities to connect with like-minded professionals, all dedicated to elevating the field of Vestibular Rehabilitation.

Discover Balance in Your Journey: Our vision is to provide an exceptional learning experience that empowers you to unlock your full potential. From research to results, you'll be equipped with evidence-based strategies and gain the confidence to tackle complex vestibular disorders with precision and skill. Together, we will elevate the standard of care and make a lasting impact on our patients' lives.

Don't miss this unparalleled opportunity to advance your expertise and join us for a transformative day of learning and professional growth.

Mark your calendars now for the Vestibular Rehab Symposium, where we'll elevate clinical practice through evidence-based excellence.
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Why should I come?

Our Vision for the Symposium!

"Advancing Excellence: Elevate Your Clinical Practice with Evidence-Based Vestibular Rehab"
Affordable and Accessible Education: Our primary goal is to provide an affordable event, eliminating the financial barriers that often restrict clinicians' access to quality education. By hosting the Symposium in the Midwest, we ensure that local physical therapists have easy access to cutting-edge knowledge and expertise in Vestibular Rehabilitation.

Stay Up-to-Date with Evidence-Based Practice:
We recognize the importance of staying up-to-date with the latest clinical research and evidence-based practices in Vestibular Rehab. The Symposium will feature expert clinicians who will share their insights, research findings, and best practices, empowering attendees with the tools they need to deliver the best possible care to their patients.

Expert Speakers Brought to Your Doorstep:
Understanding the challenges of time constraints and travel limitations, we are committed to bringing renowned experts to the Midwest. By attending the Symposium, physical therapists can benefit from high-quality talks and engaging sessions without having to leave the region, making professional development both convenient and impactful.

Vestibular Symposium Location

Advocate Christ Hospital

Advocate Christ Medical Ctr, 4440 W 95th St, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Conveniently Located

Located 30 minutes from Midway Airport

Local Hotel Option

Located a 15 minute walk and 4 minute drive from the nearest 4 start hotel.
Symposium Details

Join us for the 1st Midwest Vestibular Symposium!

Date

April 27, 2024
Time: 8am - 5pm
Lunch 12pm - 1pm

Location

Oak Lawn, IL
Advocate Christ Medical Center - Conference Building

Affordable Rates

Our goal is to make vestibular rehab education accessible for all. Conference registration is $275, making each CEU credit ~$30.
We are offering special rates to current DPT students and clinical group discounts. Contact at [email protected] for more info

Symposium Credit

Earn 7 Live CEU hours and 2 Online CEU hours.

Vestibular Symposium Presentations:
"Advancing Excellence: Elevate Your Clinical Practice with Evidence-Based Vestibular Rehab"

Here is a list of topics that will be covered during the vestibular rehab symposium this coming April!
  • BPPV
  • Cerebellar ataxia, neuropathy, vestibular areflexia syndrome (CAVAS)
  • Virtual Reality
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Migraine (Online Recording)
  • Cervicogenic Dizziness
  • Trauma-informed Vestibular Rehab
  • Non-otologic Dizziness
  • Otologic Surgeries (Online Recording) 
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1st Midwest Vestibular Rehab Symposium

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Our Speakers

Meet the Symposium Speakers

Mickey Shah, PT, D.Sc., FAOMPT, Dip. MDT

Physical Therapist and Researcher

Helena Esmonde PT, DPT, NCS

Physical Therapist and CEO VestibularFirst

Steven Tijerina, PT, DPT, Cert. VRT, Cert. MDT

Physical Therapist

Sarah Glowacki, PT, DPT, NCS

Physical Therapist

Matthew Bartindale, MD

ENT Surgeon

Megan Daly, PT, DPT, CHC

Physical Therapist

Morgan Kriz, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Annie Tapp, PT, DPT

 Physical Therapist

Jennifer C. Reneker, PT, MSPT, PhD

 Physical Therapist

Frequently asked questions

Who should attend the Vestibular Rehab Symposium?

The Symposium is designed for Physical Therapists and healthcare professionals with an interest in Vestibular Rehabilitation. Whether you're a seasoned practitioner or new to the field, this event offers valuable insights and evidence-based practices to elevate your clinical expertise.

Where and when will the Symposium take place?

The event will take place on April 27th, 2024 at Advocate Medical Center in Oak Lawn, IL.

Where can I stay near the symposium?

Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn, 9333 S Cicero Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453
- 14 min walk, 4 min drive to the conference center at Advocate Christ Hospital
Book room HERE

Are there group and student discounts available?

Our goal is to make this event accessible for all. To ensure the most clinicians can come, we are offering special rates to current DPT students and clinical group discounts. Contact at [email protected] for more info.

What topics will be covered during the Symposium?

The event will feature comprehensive sessions on Vestibular Rehabilitation, focusing on evidence-based interventions and the latest clinical research. Expert presenters will delve into crucial topics, including BPPV, Vestiublar Migraine, Cervicogenic Dizziness, and more.

Will the Symposium offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs)?

Yes, attendees can earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by participating in the Symposium. Each session attended will contribute to your professional development and help you stay current in your field.
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