William James Brooks, DO
Curriculum Vitae - Invited Lectures / Demonstrations
1986 Des Moines College of Osteopathic Medicine
and the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Society; Des Moines, Iowa

Lecture to the student body: "A D.O. in an M.D. Town."
1986 Minnesota Osteopathic Medical Society; Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lecture/demonstration: "Comprehensive Osteopathic Manipulation"
1987 Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine; Kirksville, Missouri

Lecture/demonstration: "The Tip of the Iceberg" (Comprehensive Osteopathic Manipulation)
1987 - 88 Methodist Hospital Orthopedic - Rheumatology Conferences; Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
Lecture/demonstration series: "Comprehensive Osteopathic Manipulation"
1989 Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "The One and the Many" (Biomechanics and Manual Medicine)
1989 Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "OMT and Stroke"
1990 Tucson Holistic Nurses Association; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture:  "Biomechanics and Manual Medicine"
1991 Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "Somatic Dysfunction - A Critique"
1992 Arizona Physical Therapy Association; Phoenix, Arizona

Lecture:  "From Toe to Head - the Biomechanics of Head and Neck Pain"
1992 Western States Osteopathic Convention; Las Vegas, Nevada

Lecture:  "A Critique of Somatic Dysfunction - Introducing the Biomechanical Exam"
1992 Complementary Medical Association; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "Manual Medicine"
1992 Westview Osteopathic Hospital; Indianapolis, Indiana

Lecture:  "A Critique of Current Concepts of Somatic Dysfunction"
1992 The University of Arizona Arthritis Update; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture:  "Nonsurgical Treatment of Low Back Pain"
1993 The University of Arizona Geriatric Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Conference; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture:  "Manipulative Therapy and Low Back Pain"
1993 Western States Osteopathic Convention; Las Vegas, Nevada

Lecture/demonstration:  "Biomechanical Diagnostics - Accessory Motion of the Sacrum"
1993 Tucson Homeopathic Study Group; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "My Experiences with Robert Fulford, D.O."
1993 Oregon State Osteopathic Convention; Ashland, Oregon

Lecture:  "A Critique of Current Concepts of Somatic Dysfunction"

Workshop:  "Introducing the Biomechanical Exam with Reference to the Sacrum and Pelvis"
1993 Maricopa Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology; Phoenix, Arizona

Lecture/demonstration:  "An Integrative Medicine Approach to Chronic Pain  Management - Biomechanical Considerations"
1993 The University of Arizona Arthritis Center at Canyon Ranch; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture/demonstration with Jon Nisbet, M.D.:  "A Healthy Lifestyle and Arthritis - Exercise"
1993 The University of Arizona Arthritis Center at Canyon Ranch; Tucson, Arizona

Discussant for presentation by Steve Rayle, M.D.:  "Complementary Medical Approaches to Arthritis Care"
1994 The University of Arizona Multi-disciplinary Research Workshop on Biomechanics,  Robotics, and Prosthetics"; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture: "The Biomechanical Evaluation - a) Sacroiliac Joint and b) Pulmonary Function"
1994 Western States Osteopathic Convention; Las Vegas, Nevada
 
Lecture/demonstration (2 hours):  "A Critique of Somatic Dysfunction - Introducing the Biomechanical Exam"
1994 The University of Arizona Arthritis Center at Canyon Ranch; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture:  "Alternative Medicine"
1994 Arizona Movement and Balance Laboratories at the Rehabilitation Institute of Tucson; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture/demonstration (3 hours):  "Introduction to the Biomechanical Evaluation and  Manual Medicine"
1994 Arizona Academy of Osteopathy; Sedona, Arizona

Lecture/demonstration (2 hours):  "Diagnosis and Treatment of Sacral Dysfunction"
1994 The University of Arizona Collaborative Pain Management Group; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture/demonstration:  "Biomechanics and Manual Medicine - Preemptive Pain Management"
1995 The International Society for Optical Engineering - Medical Imaging;
San Diego, California

Paper:  "Demonstration of Movement in the Sacroiliac Joint Using Ultrasound".  Krupinski, E., Brooks, W., Lund, P. 
1995 Association of University Radiologists; San Diego, California

Paper:  "Ultrasound Evaluation of Sacroiliac Motion in Normal Volunteers".  Lund, P., Krupinski, E., Brooks, W.
1996 Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainer’s Association Symposium; Tucson, AZ (4 hours)

Lecture/demonstration with John Woolf, PT:  “Manual Medicine and the Biomechanical Evaluation”
1996 New Frontiers in Pain 1996 Pre-conference Workshop; Scottsdale, Arizona (2 hours)

Lecture:  “The Musculoskeletal System - Its Function and Malfunction

Demonstration:  “The Biomechanical Exam”
1996 Southwest Conference on Medicine; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture:  “Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Managed Care”
1997 Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons;
Kansas City, Missouri (2 hours)

Lecture / Lab:  “General Principles of Diagnosis of the Functional Pathology of the Spine C2 - L5”
1998 Park Lane Medical Center Quarterly Medical Staff Meeting; Raytown, Missouri

Lecture:  “Restorative Care of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes”
1999 Community Hospital; Grand Junction, Colorado

Lecture:  “Expanding Perspectives on the Diagnosis of the Functional Pathology of  the Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spines”
1999 Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine; Overland Park, Kansas

Lecture/lab:  “Expanding Perspectives on the Diagnosis of Somatic Dysfunction of  the Spine”
2001 Research Medical Center - Bixby Institute - Medical Staff and Resident Conference; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture: 
“Manipulative Medicine in the 21st Century"
2001 Research Medical Center - Bixby Institute - 20th Annual Hoeper Primary Care Symposium; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture:  “Manipulative Medicine in the 21st Century"
2001 Truman Medical Center East - Medical Staff and Resident Conference;
Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture:  “Manipulative Medicine in the 21st Century"
2002 Kaufman Foundation; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture:  "Manipulative Medicine in the 21st Century"
2002 Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine; Kirksville, Missouri

Lecture:  "A Critique of Current Concepts of Somatic Dysfunction" [90 minutes]

Panel Discussant:  "Objectifying the Musculoskeletal Exam" [90 minutes]

Labs:  "Introducing the Biomechanical Exam" [2 hours x 2]
2003 Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine; Kirksville, Missouri

Lectures and Labs:  "Evaluating the Musculoskeletal System in Search of the Key Dysfunction" [5 hours]
2004

Bridging the Gap Between Eastern and Western Medicine: University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics, International Institute of Oriental Medicine, Logan College of Chiropractic Medicine, and Kansas College of Chinese Medicine; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture: "Restorative Care of the Musculoskeletal System"

2005 First International Congress of Osteopathic Medicine: German Society for Osteopathic Medicine, German - American Academy for Osteopathy, Swiss Association for Osteopathic Medicine, French Association for Osteopathic Medicine, Elsevier Publishing; Freiburg, Germany

Research Symposium: "Research Projects of the Restorative Care Foundation: Spinal Motion - of the Whole Spine and at the Sacroiliac Joint; Chest Wall Mechanics - Compliance; Passive Specified Linkage Motion Testing - Intra / inter-rater Reliability; Idiopathic Scoliosis"

Lecture: "Comprehensive Biomechanical Diagnosis"

http://www.elsevier.de/tools/showpdf.php?url=L15_Praesentation_Brooks.pdf
2007

SOSORT:  4th International Conference on Conservative Management of Spinal Deformities; Boston, Massachusetts

Lecture: "Comprehensive Manipulative Medicine" [15 minutes]

2008 Second International Congress of Osteopathic Medicine: German Society for Osteopathic Medicine, German - American Academy for Osteopathy, Swiss Association for Osteopathic Medicine, French Association for Osteopathic Medicine; Karlsruhe, Germany

Lecture: "Restorative Care of Low Back Pain Syndrome" [60 minutes]

Lecture: "The Work of Robert Fulford, DO" [60 minutes]

Workshop: "Restorative Care of Low Back Pain Syndrome" [110 minutes x 2]

Panel Discussant: "Ask the Stars" [60 minutes]

2009 Annual Teachers Conference: German Society for Osteopathic Medicine and German Society for Manual Medicine; Boppard, Germany

Lecture: "Principles of Examination for Functional Pathology of the Spine" [60 minutes]
2009 United States Army School of Advanced Military Studies, Fort Leavenworth; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

Lecture / demonstration: "Systems Theory and Restorative Care of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes" [4 hours]
2010 Proactive Physical Therapy; Tucson, Arizona

Lecture / demonstration: "Systems Theory and Restorative Care of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes" [3 hours]
2011 TOUCH.net; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture: "Restorative Care of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes" [1 hours]
2011 Southwest Conference on Medicine: Tucson, Arizona

Lecture / lab: "OMT Workshop" [2 hours]
2012 Amercian Academy of Osteopathy 75th Convocation: Louisville, Kentucky

Lecture / demonstration: OMT to Reduce Scoliotic Curves [45 minutes]
2013 Bazin Optometry; Kansas City, Missouri

Lecture / demonstration: "Functional Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System" [1.5 hours]
2013 NeuroScience Study Group; Prairie Village, Kansas

Lecture / demonstration: "Functional Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System" [3 hours]
2013 Division of Child Neurology Faculty and Fellows: Tufts University School of Medicine; Boston, Massachusetts

Lecture / demonstration: "Functional Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System" [1 hour]
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