OFFICE OF CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

47th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine


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47th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine

January 23, 2020 - CPR Re-Certification Course

January 24 - 25, 2020 - Sports Symposium

UT Health San Antonio (Main Campus), Holly Auditorium

San Antonio, TX



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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.

CPR Re-Certification

A recertification course in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) will be held on Thursday, January 23, 2020. 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 12/27/19 After 12/27/19
CPR Recertification (held 1/23/20)
$65 $70
 
Physicians
$330 $350
Other Healthcare Professionals $180 $200

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Continuing Medication Education Credit
CME:

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


PT/ PTA:
Application has been made to the Texas Physical Therapy Association for continuing education for PTs and PTAs.


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.


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


Certificate of Attendance
Other healthcare professionals will receive a certificate of participation for this educational activity and should consult with their licensing board for information on applicability and acceptance.


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


The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA) would like to request your support for the 47th Annual Symposium on Sports Medicine for January 24-24, 2020 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. 



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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