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Essentials of Sports Medicine: From Sideline to the Clinic (Team Physician Course)

  • Dates: 20 – 25 Feb, 2018
  • Location: San Diego, California
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
 
The Team Physician Course gives primary care, specialty physicians and other healthcare providers the core of knowledge to care for sports teams in the community.  The course is delivered in two parts (offered in February of each year). Participants are not required to complete courses in sequential order.

The course offers you hands-on workshops that will help fill in gaps in your course work. You will be presented with new perspectives in the orthopedic, primary care and emergency medicine aspects of sports medicine and athlete care. 

 
Course Topics:

Overuse   Shoulder
Upper Arm
 
  Elbow-Forearm
 
Rehabilitation
  Cervical Spine
 
Child
  Musculoskeletal
Upper Extremity
 
  Head/Neurology 
Cardiovascular/Cardiopulmonary
 
  Infectious Disease 
Immunology
 
  Female Athlete
 
Psychology
 
 

 GI and GU

Who should attend?

Clinicians and other healthcare professionals interested in learning the basic information needed to provide sideline coverage and evaluation of athletic injuries.

Residents, Fellows, Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists

For any questions, please email meeting@acsm.org
Lodging

The Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina will serve as the official  hotel for the course.  Participants and their guests are eligible for discounted hotel rooms in the host hotel. Online reservation site will be available in July.

Team Physician Consensus Conference Statements ACSM leads a distinguished panel of team physicians to produce Team Physician Consensus Conference Statements, a series dealing with select medical issues in the care and treatment of athletes. Statements are developed by a collaboration of major professional associations concerned with clinical sports medicine issues. The most recent consensus statement will be presented at the meeting. 

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