Course overview

Touch and Connection for Transforming Pain

In this course, you will be provided with a brief introduction to manual medicine and explore the role that structural and functional anatomy play into manual therapies.

Roger Mignosa, DO

 Conference Series

AIHM 2019 Annual Conference

 Required Lessons


 Time to Complete

1 hour

 Non-CME Eligible*

0 Credits

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • This course provides an introduction to Manual Medicine. It will explore the role that structural and functional anatomy play in manual therapies and will give an appreciation for the pathophysiological foundations. It will also give different clinical applications of manual treatments and give examples of evidence-based therapies. This presentation will also include a brief hands-on learning demonstration for all participants.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

    • Appreciate the role that anatomy and functional physiology plays a role in manual medicine.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of the pathophysiology of manual medicine.
    • Discuss with peers the different clinical applications of manual medicine and the evidence that supports it.

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • 1 Evaluation
  • Certificate of Completion

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Roger Mignosa, DO

Faculty Disclosures: This speaker has no relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
About Roger
Dr. Mignosa is a physical medicine & rehabilitation physician, clinical professor, and an exercise physiologist. He integrates osteopathic medicine, exercise science, psychology, and traditional healing practices to help his patients optimize their innate healing capacity.

He is a physician at the University California, San Diego and Director of Rehabilitation at the Osteopathic Center San Diego. He teaches at numerous medical schools including the University of Arizona, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine and serves as medical staff for the World Surf League.

Prior to medical school Dr. Mignosa served as a Rotary Goodwill Ambassadorial Scholar at the University of Queensland, Australia where he studied clinical exercise science after which he led an exercise physiology practice in Orange County, California. He has lectured at both national and international medical conferences in the fields of pain, rehabilitation, exercise science, and mental health.

*CME/CEU Credits

The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content. 

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.