Faculty

Course Directors
Daniel Bien, PT, OCS, CSCS*
Clinical Coordinator of Physical Therapy Education | Providence, RI
Thomas Dubuque, PT, MSPT, SCS, CSCS*
Sports Clinical Specialist | Providence, RI
David Pezzullo, MS, PT, SCS , ATC*
Director of Physical Therapy | Providence, RI
Conference Faculty
Keri Blanchard, OTR/L, CHT*
Director of Hand Therapy
Nicholas M. Capito, MD*
Teaching Fellow in Orthopedics | Warren Alpert Medical School
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Karen L. Carney, OT/L, CHT*
Hand Therapy Clinical Specialist/Clinical Training Coordinator
Sara S. DiIeso, OTR/L, CHT*
Hand Therapy Specialist
Kerry A. Ebert, MEd, OTR/L, CHT*
Hand Therapy Specialist
Paul D. Fadale, MD*
Professor of Orthopaedics
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Chief, Division of Sports Medicine
Sports Medicine Fellowship Director
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Christopher J. Got, MD*
Assistant Professor of Orthopedics | Warren Alpert Medical School
Rhode Island Hospital & The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Andrew Green, MD*
Associate Professor of Orthopedics
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Chief, Division of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Michael J. Hulstyn, MD*
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Jeff G. Konin, PhD, PT, ATC, FACSM, FNATA
Professor and Chair, Physical Therapy Department
University of Rhode Island | Kingston, RI
Peter K. Kriz, MD*
Assistant Professor of Orthopedics (Clinical)
Warren Alpert Medical School
Rhode Island Hospital & The Miriam Hospital | Providence, RI
Kevin Mahoney, DPT, MEd, ATC*
Physical Therapy Site Coordinator, Adult PT Clinic
Philip McClure, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Professor and Chair of Physical Therapy Department
Arcadia University | Glenside, PA
Ryan Morris, DO*
Teaching Fellow in Orthopedics | Warren Alpert Medical School
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Michael J. Mullin, ATC, PTA, PRCOA
Integrative Rehab Training LLC. | Portland, ME
Brett D. Owens, MD*
Professor of Orthopedics | Warren Alpert Medical School
Rhode Island Hospital | Providence, RI
Chuck Thigpen, PhD, PT, ATC
Clinical Research Scientist | ATI Physical Therapy
Director, Program in Observational Clinical Research in Orthopedics Center for Effectiveness in Orthopedic Research
University of South Carolina | Greenville, SC
Planning Committee
Daniel Bien, PT, OCS, CSCS*
Keri Blanchard, OTR/L, CHT*
Thomas Dubuque, PT, MSPT, SCS, CSCS*
David Pezzullo, MS, PT, SCS , ATC*
Maria Sullivan, BS
Director of Continuing Medical Education
Warren Alpert Medical School | Providence, RI

*Affiliated with University Orthopedics, Inc. in their offices located in Providence, East Greenwich, and Middletown, RI.