OFFICE OF CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

46th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine


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  • Exhibitor
  • Explore San Antonio


46th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine

January 17, 2019 - CPR Re-Certification Course

January 18 - 19, 2019 - Sports Symposium

UT Health San Antonio (Main Campus), Holly Auditorium

San Antonio, TX

     



Course Description

This course provides a forum for Sports Medicine Specialists to discuss problems and concepts related to preventing, treating and rehabilitating injured athletes. The Symposium topics will include: general sports medicine, head & neck in sports, foot and ankle, the skeletally immature athlete, upper extremity, lower and upper extremity biomechanics and rehabilitation, and the knee.

Anatomy Dissection Demonstration
This year's anatomy dissection demonstrations focus on the Shoulder and the Elbow and Hand.


CPR Recertification
A re-certification course in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) will be held on Thursday, January 18, 2018. This is a recertification course for those who have previously been certified in CPR. Separate registration is required for this workshop which is available for an additional fee.


Workshops

In addition, there will be special workshops on cutting-edge topics: Biomechanics in Rehabilitation, Concussions, and Sports Medicine Care.



CPR Re-Certification

A recertification course in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019. Please note that this is a recertification course for those who have previously been certified in CPR. Separate registration is required for this workshop which is available for an additional fee.


Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for orthopedic surgeons, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and coaches.

 

Learning Objectives

  • Develop a concept of one's position on a Sports Medicine Team
  • Diagnose commonly occurring injuries and advise athletes regarding their treatment
  • Initiate logical primary treatment following injuries to athletes
  • Develop logical approaches to the prevention of injury by condition and utilization of proper protective equipment

 

 

Registration Fees:
On or before 12/28/18 After 12/28/18
CPR Re-certification (held 1/17/18)
$60 $65
 
Physicians
$330 $350
Other Healthcare Professionals $180 $200


The registration fee includes access to all sessions, anatomy dissection demonstrations, and workshops; breakfast, breaks and lunch for both days; and access to downloadable handouts from the UT Health San Antonio CME website. Hard copy handouts will not be available. There is a separate registration fee for the Thursday evening, January 17, 2019 CPR Re-certification course.

The Office of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to limit enrollment and cancel any course no less than one week prior to the activity. Should circumstances make this necessary, your registration fee would be refunded in full. If you must cancel, the registration fee will be refunded less a $50 handling charge if notice is received by December 28, 2018. Cancellations received after December 28, 2018 will not be refunded. For additional information, call the office of Continuing Medical Education at (210) 567-4491 or 1-866- 601-4448.

Continuing Medication Education Credit
CME:

The Long School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Long School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PT/ PTA:
This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 16.66 CCUs for PTs and PTAs. Course approval number is: 65054TX.


ATC:
The Long School of Medicine (BOC AP#: P469) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 14.0 Category A hours/CEUs.


LAT:
The Long School of Medicine (500796) is approved and registered by the Texas State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) as a continuing education provider. Application has been made for continuing education for LATs.


Contact

Continuing Medical Education Office
Email : cme@uthealthsa.org
Phone: (210) 567-4491 or 1(866) 601-4448


 

Conference Location

UT Health San Antonio (Main Campus)
Holly Auditorium
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229

 

Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms has been reserved at several hotels in the Medical Center area, each at individual special rates.

Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until the respective reservation deadlines or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first. When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the “Sports Medicine Symposium” to qualify for the special rate.


Attendees are responsible for all individual charges, room, tax and incidentals incurred at any of the participating Hotels. Payment of charges is due and payable upon check-out. UT Health San Antonio School of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education will not be responsible for any charges incurred.


Embassy Suites San Antonio Northwest/I-10

7750 Briaridge, San Antonio, TX 78230
Rate: $95/King 2-Room Suite plus taxes

Complimentary Shuttle to/from UT Health San Antonio (you are responsible for confirming/checking shuttle schedule and availability)
Online reservation: https://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/S/SATBRES-UTS-20190117/index.jhtml
Telephone reservation: (210) 340-5421.
When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the “Sports Medicine Symposium” to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until December 21, 2018 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.





La Quinta Inn and Suites Conference Center
4431 Horizon Hill Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78229
Rate: $85/night plus taxes
Complimentary Shuttle to/from UT Health San Antonio for all reservations using the UTHSC Rate Code (you are responsible for confirming/checking shuttle schedule and availability).
Online reservation: https://www.lq.com/en/hotels/texas/san-antonio/san-antonio-medical-center . Your preferred rate code is UNTHSM1. When using the website, enter the rate code in the rate type drop down menu and hit apply. Then hit see rooms and it takes you to the reservation page.
Telephone reservation: (210) 525-8090 or 1 (866) 527-1498.
When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the "Sports Medicine Symposium" to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until December 27, 2018 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.




Staybridge Suites NW Medical Center

4320 Spectrum One, San Antonio, TX 78230
Rate: $89/night plus taxes
Complimentary Shuttle to/from UT Health San Antonio (you are responsible for confirming/checking shuttle schedule and availability)
Online reservation: https://www.ihg.com/staybridge/hotels/us/en/san-antonio/satnw/
Telephone reservation: (210) 558-9009
When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the "Sports Medicine Symposium" to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until January 5, 2019 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.




Hyatt Place

4303 Hyatt Place Drive, San Antonio, TX 78230
Rate: $89/night plus taxes
Complimentary Shuttle to/from UT Health San Antonio (you are responsible for confirming/checking shuttle schedule and availability)
Telephone reservation: (210) 561-0099
When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the "Sports Medicine Symposium" to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until December 17, 2018 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.





Drury Inn & Suites San Antonio Northwest Medical Ctr
9806 INTERSTATE HWY. 10 WEST SAN ANTONIO, TX 78240
Rate: $88/night plus taxes https://www.druryhotels.com/bookandstay/newreservation/?groupno=2355620

Please make your reservations by Friday, January 4, 2019 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability. Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to your group number 2355620.




Exhibitor Form

The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA) would like to request your support for the 46th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine for January 18-19, 2019 at the UT Health San Antonio Main Campus in San Antonio, TX.

The first meeting, held in April of 1972, was an avant-garde in the field of Sports Medicine education for physicians and athletic trainers. Unique in providing educational presentations for all members of the athletic medicine team; team physicians, athletic trainers, coaches, nurses, and physical therapists, this symposium continues to serve all groups today.

As an exhibitor you will be listed in the online syllabus, course materials which will be handed out to over 350 registrants, including orthopedic surgeons, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and coaches; other printed materials and the UT Health San Antonio CME website. To confirm your support, please complete the enclosed forms. Space is limited and will be distributed on a first come first serve basis.
   

Thank you in advance for your support. We look forward to hearing from you.


Conference Location

UT Health San Antonio (Main Campus)
Holly Auditorium
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229


Exhibit Hall

Holly Auditorium Foyer
UT Health San Antonio (Main Campus)
San Antonio, Texas

 



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