This course will focus on the examination, differential diagnosis, and treatment of frequently encountered clinical presentations in patients with selected neuromuscular and musculoskeletal dysfunction involving the lumbopelvic region. A case-based format will focus upon relevant issues pertaining to the differentiation of clinical conditions involving the various regions. Structured laboratory sessions will provide instruction in pertinent assessment techniques as well as an introduction to applied manual therapy techniques for treatment of the lumbopelvic region. Emphasis will be placed on enhancing clinical decision-making skills and integrating manual therapy procedures within the overall plan of care for the patient. Relevant research and evidenced based principles will be presented and discussed. The course will include lectures, discussions, and structured laboratory sessions.