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

 

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: http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/S/SATBRES-UTS-20200123/index.jhtml
Telephone reservation: 1-800-445-8667.
When making phone reservations, please specify that you will be attending the “UTS” to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until January 3, 2020 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.

Free Made To Order Breakfast and Complimentary Drinks in the evening!

 

 

Staybridge Suites NW Medical Center
4320 Spectrum One, San Antonio, TX 78230
Rate: $92/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.staybridge.com/redirect?path=hd&brandCode=SB&localeCode=en&hotelCode=
SATNW&rateCode=IPGN9&_PMID=99502056&corporateNumber=100238665&cn=no&viewfullsite=true


When making phone reservations, please specify “UTHSCSA, Rate Category Code IPG9N” to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until December 26, 2019 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.

  • Hot full breakfast 7 days a week (breakfast on the go, take along bags in the breakfast area)
  • Free laundry facilities, fully equipped kitchen and more.




Candlewood Suites

9350 IH 10 West
San Antonio, TX  78230
Rate: $67/night plus taxes
Telephone reservation: (210) 615-0550
When making phone reservations, please specify “UTHSCSA” to qualify for the special rate.
Reservation deadline: Early reservations are encouraged; the special room rates will be available until December 17, 2019 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).
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 January 1, 2020 or until the group blocks are sold-out, whichever comes first.


 



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 24-25, 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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