Apr 4, 2018

Vancouver, BC - Langara's Registered Massage Therapy (RMT) program, in partnership with Langara Alumni & Community Engagement, is proud announce the launch of its first professional development workshop for RMT alumni. The workshop, titled Enthesis and Clinical Appendicular Skeleton, is happening on Sunday, June 3, 2018.

Conducted by Dr. David De Camillis, D.C., F.C.C.R.C, Dip. MDT, the workshop will introduce a new way to assess for and treat types of non-inflammatory chronic enthesopathies. The seminar will be hands-on. Participants will learn new approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of clients suffering from stubborn long-lasting conditions.

"We're really excited about this workshop," said Linda Turner, program manager, Health & Human Services, Langara College Continuing Studies. On-going professional development is a requirement for all RMTs. As a department, it’s really wonderful be able to support our RMT alumni community by providing meaningful learning opportunities to move them forward in their career. The workshops are free of charge to all alumni. So, I'd like to encourage those interested to RSVP as soon as possible as the event will be first come, first served.

Workshop details:

Topic:          Enthesis and Clinical Reasoning Appendicular Skeleton
Instructor:   Dr. David De Camillis, D.C., F.C.C.R.C, Dip. MDT
Date:          Sunday, June 3, 2018
Time:          8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:          FREE to all Langara RMT alumni
Other:         Lunch and snacks included

To register, phone 604-323-5322 by May 25, 2018. Please reference course number CRN 60688 (no charge).

The workshop is approved for CE hours by the College of Naturopathic Physicians of BC, the BC College of Chiropractors, the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner and Acupuncturists of BC, the College of Massage Therapists of BC and Ontario.

About Langara College Registered Massage Therapy program

The first program of its type offered by a BC public post-secondary institution, Langara's Registered Massage Therapy program provides students with hands-on training in the field of massage therapy. The two-year program was developed in consultation with the Langara Registered Massage Therapy Advisory Board and is recognized by the College of Massage Therapists of BC.

About Langara College
Located in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Langara College provides University, Career, and Continuing Studies education to more than 21,000 students annually. With more than 1,700 courses and 130 programs, Langara's expansive academic breadth and depth allows students of all ages, backgrounds, and life stages to choose their own educational path. Langara is also known as house of teachings, a name given to it by the Musqueam people on whose unceded traditional territory the College is located.

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Yvonne Ohara
Manager, Alumni & Community Engagement
Langara College