Animations, simulations, video clips and simple analogies make this a truly unique educational experience!
Musculoskeletal disorders are the largest category of workplace injuries and account for most personal injury claims. Having a basic working knowledge of the real mechanism of a back, shoulder or knee injury is critical to your success as an advocate.
Award-winning presenter Sam Hodge returns to the classroom with an entertaining and valuable journey inside the human body. Through videos, illustrations and animations, Sam dissects the human body and demonstrates which ones are most susceptible to injury.
- Learn how injuries to the spine, knee and shoulder really occur.
- Learn about muscles, ligaments, tendons and fascia.
- Find out the real difference between a sprain and a strain.
- Find out how x-rays, Ct-scans and MRIs work as you read actual films.
- Experience what few attorneys have ever done by going into the anatomy lab and operating room to see what the body really looks like and how operations are performed.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Ethics in Medicine and the Law
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Basics of the Musculoskeletal System
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Basics of the Musculoskeletal System (continued)
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
The Spine, Nerve Roots and Soft Tissues
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
The Upper and Lower Extremities
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Learn from an Award Winning Teacher
Professor Samuel D. Hodge, Jr.
Temple University, Dept. of Legal Studies
Samuel D. Hodge, Jr. is a professor at Temple University where he teaches both law and anatomy. Sam has been named one of the most popular continuing legal education instructors in the country, and he lectures frequently to attorneys, judges, physicians and governmental agencies on medical/legal issues. He is also a skilled litigator who enjoys an AV-Preeminent rating and was named a Top Lawyer in Pennsylvania on multiple occasions. Professor Hodge is also a mediator/arbitrator for the Dispute Resolution Institute.