The Physical in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Johnston, IA US
November 18, 2016

Please contact Mirela Sadikovic at 515-358-0141 to register. This event is free of charge.

Target Audience

Healthcare providers, physicians, residents, medical students and nurses.


9 amBreakfast and Welcome
9:30 am

Low Back Pain – Should We Be Prescribing a WFPB Diet?
Jacqueline Stoken, DO

  • The vascular supply to the lumbar spine will be reviewed.
  • The participant will understand the relationship of atherosclerosis and vascular disease and how it manifests in the spine.
  • The participant will learn how to examine for these effects on the spine.
10:15 am

Update of Neuromodulation for Treatment of Complex, Chronic Pain
Christopher Stalvey, DO

  • Neuromodulation excompasses a number of treatment modalities that exert their effect by affecting the nervous, typically utilizing implantable techniques. 
  • The role of neuromodulation for chronic pain will be discussed.
  • Recent updates (ie. High-frequency spinal cord stimulation, burst spinal cord stimulation and dorsal root ganglion stimulation) in neuromodulation for the treatment of complex chronic pain, utilizing a case-based discussion will be held.
11 amTour of ChildServe Facility
12 pmLunch
12:45 pm

Interventional Orthopedics
Michael Jackson, MD

  • Define Regenerative Medicine (Orthobiologics)
  • Define Interventional Orthopedics
  • Current Applications
1:30 pm

An Age Appropriate Motor Evaluation for Pediatric Patients
Fred Klingbeil, MD

  • Provide suggestions for effectively performing a useful motor evaluation of pediatric patients. 
  • Appreciate the components of the pediatric musculoskeletal evaluation. 
  • Appreciate the components of the pediatric neurodevelopmental evaluation. 
  • Appreciating pediatric development and function.
2:15 pmBreak
2:30 pmIAPMR Committee Meeting
3 pmAdjourn


  • Ai Huong Phu, DO
    Mercy Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Jacqueline Stoken, DO
    Private Practice
  • Christopher Stalvey, DO
    Metro Anesthesia and Pain Management
  • Michael Jackson, MD
    Harbor View Medical
  • Fred Klingbeil, MD
    Medical Director, ChildServe’s Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Program


Mercy Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hanger Clinic, and NuMotion.


  • From East: Take I-35 S/I-80 W to Merle Hay Rd in Johnston. Take right onto Merle Hay Rd. Then in 0.63 miles, ChildServe will be on the left hand side.
  • From West: Take I-35 N/I-80 E to Merle Hay Rd in Johnston. Take left onto Merle Hay Rd. Then in 0.75 miles, ChildServe will be on the left hand side.


Mirela Sadikovic
Marketing Coordinator/Referrals, Mercy Physical Medicine and Rehab

Educational Grants

Educational grants are not being accepted for this activity. 

Continuing Education Credit

  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 3.0 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • Iowa Medical Society LogoMD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through the joint providership of Des Moines University (DMU) and Mercy Medical Center. DMU designates this live activity for 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Nurse: Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 3.6 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.
  • Other Professionals: This live activity is designated for 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 3.00 AOA Category 1­A
  • 3.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 3.60 IBON
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/18/2016 - 9:00am CST
Event ends: 
11/18/2016 - 3:00pm CST
5406 Merle Hay Rd
Johnston, IA 50131
United States

Available Credit

  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 3.00 AOA Category 1­A
  • 3.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 3.60 IBON


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