6th Annual Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review 2017
The 6th Annual Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review Course is a one-of-a-kind course designed to provide a comprehensive review of all subjects contained in the sports medicine board examination. The course faculty includes internationally recognized experts in the field of sports medicine. Attending this comprehensive sports medicine course will increase the attendee's sports medicine knowledge and assist in preparation for the sports medicine board examination.
|Non-Member Late Rate (After May 15, 2017)||$1849|
|Collaborating Organization* Late Rate (After May 15, 2017)*||$1349|
|Resident/Fellow Late Rate (After May 15, 2017)||$949|
*Collaborating Organizations: American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this course, please contact Linda Gochnauer.
The target audience for this course is physicians who practice sports medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, orthopedics, family medicine, emergency medicine, or physical medicine and rehabilitation. Physicians assistants, athletic trainers, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and chiropractors would also benefit from attending the course.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Identify the role of the team physician.
- Analyze the medical and administrative responsibilities of the team physician.
- Recognize the role of the team physician and potential ethical conflicts between the players and coaches.
- Employ the steps that should be taken to insure a player safely returns to play.
- Recognize specific liability issues surrounding the care and return to play of the injured athlete
- Develop and administer a pre-participation examination in an individual or group setting.
- Identify the appropriate timing and frequency of pre-participation examinations.
- Administer screening tests to detect conditions and general health of athletes.
- Recognize which tests are appropriate for screening the cardiovascular system.
- Develop or adopt a screening tool for assessing central nervous system conditions or previous injuries.
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
- 30.25 AAFP Prescribed
- 30.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 30.25 Attendance
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