Golf Fitness and Physical Therapy

Des Moines, IA US
March 5, 2013

Target Audience

IPTA Southwest District members, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, students.


7 pm

Continuing Education Session: Golf Fitness and Physical Therapy

Chris Staub, PT, DPT, MBA
Active Performance Physical Therapy

  • Identify 12 most common swing fault characteristics.
  • Determine physical causes of common swing fault characteristics.
  • Recognize the normal pattern for swing foundation.
  • Explain upper cross syndrome.
8 pm

IPTA Southwest District Meeting

9 pmAdjourn


Chris Staub, PT, DPT, MBA
Active Performance Physical Therapy

Dr. Christopher Staub is the Owner and Head Therapist of Active Performance Physical Therapy. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, he graduated with a Masters of Physical Therapy (MPT) from Duquesne University, followed by a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) at Waynesburg College and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Creighton University.

Throughout his career, Dr. Staub has held the positions of Center Manager for NovaCare Rehabilitation, Vice President of Operations with BOAR Physical Therapy and Vice President of Business Development and Director of Outpatient Services for Blue Stone Therapy Solutions. He also spent over 5 years working as an operating room consultant for Zimmer Medical Holdings and Synthes Spine, giving him extensive knowledge regarding post surgical patients that cannot be matched by any physical therapist in the region. His passion for the field and love for the day to day interactions with patients led him to return to practicing full-time. In 2010, he and his wife relocated to Carroll to be closer to family.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/05/2013 - 7:00pm CST
Event ends: 
03/05/2013 - 9:00pm CST
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Academic Center Lecture Hall 2
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States
+1 (515) 271-1596

Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.


Continuing Education Credit

DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to present continuing medical education programs for health care professionals. Des Moines University designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 hour of AOA Category 2-A CME credits.
Other: Certificates of attendance will given for 1.0 continuing education contact hour.


No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)


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