7th Annual Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Summit: Care for the Athlete

Phoenix, AZ US
January 18, 2024 to January 19, 2024

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Directors: Matthew B. Anastasi, M.D., C.A.Q.S.M. and Anikar Chhabra, M.D., M.S.

January 18 - 19, 2024 - ASU Health Futures Center - Phoenix, Arizona

The 7th Annual Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Summit will be a hybrid course offering live lectures as well as a simultaneous livestream. We will cover all aspects of the upper extremity including the hand/wrist, elbow, and shoulder. We will review physical exam techniques, appropriate imaging modalities, rehabilitation strategies, and when surgery is indicated. Additionally, we will provide an update regarding the use of biologics for common upper extremity injuries. We will discuss all aspects of the care of the overhead/throwing athlete while also providing live ultrasound demonstrations. Faculty representing orthopedics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, radiology, plastic surgery, athletic training, and physical therapy will lead didactic and interactive case presentations and panel discussions.

Live (in-person)
Early Registration on/before December 14, 2023Registration after December 14, 2023
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$475$550
Allied Health, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Retirees$350$425
Livestream (virtual)
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$475
Allied Health, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Retirees$350

Target Audience

This course is designed for athletic trainers, physical therapists and primary care physicians. Orthopedic surgeons, physiatrists, and other health care professionals interested in sports medicine may benefit from this program.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review treatment options for Adhesive Capsulitis (Frozen Shoulder)
  • Identify the best use of ultrasound/CT/MRI for respective upper extremity injuries
  • Select the best treatment options for partially torn ulnar collateral ligaments (UCL) injuries
  • Summarize the most current literature regarding the use of ortho-biologics in the use of UCL and rotator cuff injuries
  • Review the latest literature on return-to-throw protocols
  • Review the utilization of ultrasound, including sideline use, for acute hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder injuries
  • Summarize the best practice of utilizing pitch-count limits in the young athlete to avoid injury

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 14.00 Attendance
  • 14.00 BOC Category A
  • 14.00 PT
Event starts: 
01/18/2024 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
01/19/2024 - 4:40pm
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ASU Health Futures Center
6161 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054
United States








Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic
5665 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, Arizona 85054
Phone: (888) 236-2427 or (480) 563-1500
Online Reservations

Conveniently located on the Mayo Clinic Hospital campus, the Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic offers spacious suites, complimentary hot buffet breakfast, high-speed internet access, fitness facilities, swimming pool, and a business center. The hotel is located 1.0 mile, or three minutes, from the ASU Health Futures Center.

A block of studio suites at a special group rate of $219 (USD), single or double occupancy, per night, plus applicable state/local taxes, is available. Parking is $14 per vehicle, plus tax per day. *Please note parking rate and taxes are subject to change without notice. Group rates apply three days prior to and after the course dates, based upon space and rate availability. 

Make your reservation before the room block is filled or the cut-off date of December 18, 2023. Reservations received after this date will be accepted on a rate and space available basis. When making your reservation, identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Summit.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.


ASU Health Futures Center is located just east of the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is located 21 miles from Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.

Course Directors
Matthew B. Anastasi, M.D., C.A.Q.S.M.
Anikar Chhabra, M.D., M.S.

Mayo Faculty
Christopher L. Camp, M.D.
Callie M. Davies, M.D.
Arthur J. (Jason) De Luigi, D.O., M.H.A.
Kostas J. Economopoulos, M.D.
Jonathan Flug, M.D.
Bryan K. Ganter, M.D.
Jeff D. Hassebrock, M.D.
Megan N. Leftwich, P.T., D.P.T.
Jeremiah R. Long, M.D.
Dan McGurren, P.T, D.P.T., OCS
David Melville, M.D.
Ashley Methipara, C.H.T., O.T.
Shelley Noland, M.D.
Karan A. Patel, M.D.
Steve K. Poon, M.D.
Kevin Renfree, M.D.
Meghan Richardson, M.D.
Shane Shapiro, M.D.
Aaron Thomas, M.D.
John Zajac, P.T., D.P.T.

Guest Faculty
Max Esposito P.T., D.P.T., A.T.C.
Major League Assistant Athletic Trainer
Arizona Diamondbacks

Andrew Pipkin, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S.
Medical Director
Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club

Keenan Robinson, A.T.C.
Director, Sports Medicine & Science
USA Swimming

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 14.00 AOA Category 2-A credits.

BOC Accreditation
Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.

BOC Credit Statement (Category A)
Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (BOC AP#: P476) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 14.00 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Physical Therapy
The course is sponsored by Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and meets the criteria for category A Continuing Education in Arizona pursuant to the administrative rules of the Arizona Board of Physical Therapy [A.A.C. R4-24-402(A)(2)].

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.


For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 14.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 14.00 Attendance
  • 14.00 BOC Category A
  • 14.00 PT

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.

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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity.  This course is not approved for on-demand delivery. 

Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion​ 

Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) strives to foster a learning environment in which individual differences are valued, allowing all to achieve their fullest potential.  ​

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