Hands On Orthotics Course – Middletown, CT 5-6-17

Course Details

Title: Hands On Orthotics – Middletown, CT
Date: May 6, 2017
Time: 8 am – 5:00 pm

Middlesex Hospital Saybrook Road North Outpatient
512 Saybrook Road
MIddletown, CT 06457

Rachel Pigott, MPH, OTR/L, CHT

Course Description:
Hands on Orthotics is a lab-intensive, customized course designed to improve orthotic fabrication skills. This course is for experienced practitioners. Participants receive a course manual, and orthoses are customized according to the class.


  • Course participants will demonstrate ability to fabricate seven custom orthoses
  • Course participants will identify indications/contraindications of above orthoses
  • Course participants will demonstrate knowledge of practical applications of orthoses


  • MP arthroplasty post operative orthosis 
  • Radial nerve tenodesis
  • Elbow turnbuckle
  • Munster brace
  • Static progressive PIPJ flexion splint
  • Intrinsic stretch

Registration Fee:
Members $280
Non-Members $325

Attendees can earn up to 8 continuing education hours/0.8 CEUs.

Registration is on a first come first served basis. Limited enrollment is planned to ensure quality of course and ample instructor-participant attention. Cancellation of registration up to two weeks prior to course date will result in a refund minus a $50 cancellation fee. THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS AFTER THIS ESTABLISHED DEADLINE. It is the responsibility of the registrant to notify ASHT of cancellation in writing or by email to education@asht.org. Refunds will be issued within 30 days of notification. In the unlikely event that a course is canceled, ASHT will provide full refund of the registration fee only.

All grievances may be directed to the ASHT Education Division by sending an email to:

For further information or questions regarding this course, contact education@asht.org or call 856-380-6862.