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5th Annual Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review 2016

Minneapolis, MN US
June 22, 2016 to June 25, 2016

Mayo Clinic Course Directors: Jonathan T. Finnoff, D.O. & Edward R. Laskowski, M.D.

The 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 the course increases the attendee’s sports medicine knowledge and assist in their preparation for the sports medicine board examination.

Registration Fees 

Non-Member Early Rate (On or before May 15, 2016)$1649
Non-Member Late Rate (After May 15, 2016)$1849
Collaborating Organization* Early Rate (On or before May 15, 2016)$1149
Collaborating Organization* Late Rate (After May 15, 2016)$1349
Resident/Fellow Early Rate (On or before May 15, 2016)$749
Resident/Fellow Late Rate (After May 15, 2016)$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) 

Additional Information 
Program Schedule  
Credit Information 
Lodging Accommodations 

Exhibit Opportunities 
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.

Target Audience

This course is designed for 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.

Learning Objectives

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. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 30.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 30.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Event starts: 
06/22/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
06/25/2016 - 3:00pm
Loews Minneapolis Hotel
601 First Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55403
United States

Faculty List 

Contact Us
Contact Email:

Contact Phone:1-800-323-2688


Available Credit

  • 30.25 AAFP Prescribed
  • 30.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


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