Plenary Session 5

Date/Time: Thu, October 29, 2020 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Learning from our Leaders: Pathways to Innovation: PechaKucha


In the spirit of innovation, this panel will provide a unique presentation style. PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple and fast-paced presentation format during which each speaker will display 20 slides and speak 20 seconds on each slide. Cutting-edge practice topics include the growth of virtual reality, tissue regeneration, product development, sports injuries, outcome driven patient-centered management, and the future of multi-generational healthcare.


  • Understand how hand therapy and hand surgery are progressing in innovative ways to meet the needs of our changing society: including new research, technology, and treatment techniques.
  • Recognize alterations in the motor cortex with injury and how patient-centered management promotes better outcomes.
  • Identify the importance of collaboration between therapy, surgery, athletics, industry and our patient population.
  • Discuss multi-generational challenges and opportunities in healthcare.