Cash prizes were awarded by the Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies (JBMT) for abstracts accepted for the Fascia Research Congress that were judged to have the most clinical relevance.
The winners were chosen by JBMT’s Associate Editors, from abstracts selected for oral or poster presentations by the Conference’s Scientific Committe. The prizes will be presented at the Fourth International Fascia Research Congress in September.
1st prize $1000.00
Measurement of the Effects of ‘Kinesio-Taping’ in Vivo Thoracolumbar Fascia Movement Using Ultrasound: Method Development and Observational Study
Authors: Shihfan J. Tu PT, Roger Woledge PhD, Dylan Morrissey PhD
2nd prize $500.00
Use of High Frequency Shear Wave Elastography To Identify & Evaluate Treatment of Fascial Adhesions
Authors: Paul Mettler PT DPT, Jeffrey Schroder PT DPT, Catherine Kleinmuntz PhD
Authors of both winning abstracts will have the opportunity to publish their work in Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies.
|May 15||Workshop proposals open|
|Sept. 15||Workshop proposal submission deadline|
|Sept. 15||Abstract submissions open|
|Nov. 4-20||Workshop presenters notified|
|Dec. 5||Fascia Research Congress and workshop registration opens|
|March 31||Abstract submission deadline|
|Sep. 17||Pre-Congress workshop|
|Sep. 18-20||4th International Fascia Research Congress|
|Sep. 21||Post-Congress workshops|
|Nov. 14||Fascia, Acupuncture and Oncology Session at Harvard|