Wisconsin Student Conclave
What is it?
The Wisconsin Student Conclave (WSC) is an annual conference developed by students for both Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant students. WSC provides students educational programming from a variety of physical therapy specialties, networking, and involvement opportunities. We hope you are able to join us February 2023. Stay tuned for more details.
2022 Student Conclave Outline
Keynote: "The Future of Physical Therapy is You" with Dr. William Boissonnault PT, DPT, DHSc
- "Student Loan Management" with Joe Reinke CFA, CEO and Founder of FitBUX
- "Classroom to Clinic: Bridging the Gap" with Rachel Davis PT, DPT
- "Maintaining Professional Momentum without Burning Out" with Dr. Susan Frikken PT, DPT, LMT
After breakouts, there was be a clinician panel to discuss specific niches of PT that are not usually covered in detail before graduation. Questions were submitted online with ticket registration.
The panel will consisted of PT clinicians in the following niches:
Sports Medicine- Dr. Jason Bennett
Global Health- Dr. Jeff Hartman
Home Health- Dr. Karene Boos
Pelvic Floor- Dr. Nina Olson
Emergency Department PT- Dr. Caitlyn Anderson
Over lunch and the panel, there was an exhibit hall with employers from all over Wisconsin, tabling for students to ask questions and network.