The Naked Arm: Upper Extremity Anatomy Refresher

Saturday, 23 February 2019

1:00 pm-5:00 pm, EST

Presented by the Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto

Medical Sciences Building

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This half-day workshop for physical therapists provides a comprehensive review of the anatomy of the upper extremity. Participants will review anatomical structures in the University of Toronto anatomy laboratory under the expert guidance of Dr. Anne Agur. At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to identify and describe important anatomical structures of the upper extremity. This “hands-on” workshop is designed for experienced physical therapists who would like to incorporate a review of anatomy into their management of patients with upper extremity conditions.


  1. Cervical spine, posterior triangle, rami and trunks of brachial plexus, vertebral artery, sympathetics, phrenic, thoracic outlet.
  2. Axilla, brachial plexus
  3. Superficial back, rotator cuff, shoulder joint
  4. Arm, cubital fossa, elbow joint
  5. Flexor forearm
  6. Hand: superficial and deep
  7. Extensor forearm, dorsum of hand, extensor expansion
  8. Carpal bones and wrist and hand joints


 Anne Agur HeadshotDr. Anne Agur, BSc(OT), M.Sc., PhD 

  • M.Sc. and PhD degree in anatomy at the University of Toronto
  • Teaches Anatomy, Histology, Neuroanatomy and Embryology
  • Director of Physical and Occupational Therapy Gross Anatomy courses
  • Recipient of the Harry Whittaker Award for Excellence in Teaching and W. T. Aikins Award for Excellence in Teaching


Registration fees include refreshments, all workshop materials, and a per-person prosection charge.

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Registration Fee:              $250

Registration Deadline:   15 February 2019

Phone: (416) 946-8641 • Fax: (416) 946-8562

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Refund for withdrawal is subject to a $75.00 administration fee and must be requested at least 5 days prior to the commencement of the course.

 The University of Toronto reserves the right to cancel in cases of insufficient registration.