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American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI) 39th Annual Injuries in Baseball Course

January 29, 2021 to January 31, 2021
Marriott at Legacy Town Center: Plano, Texas 75024, United States
The purpose of the course is to exchange information regarding all aspects of baseball healthcare including mechanisms of injury, conservative and surgical treatment of injuries, rehabilitation, conditioning, nutrition, mental, skill, and injury prevention.
The course normally draws 300 to 400 participants along with a nationally recognized faculty.
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine

Topics in Infectious Diseases and Sports Medicine - Mexico, Key West & Grand Cayman Cruise Conference

January 30, 2021 to February 6, 2021
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine


Spine Imaging & Intervention

March 4, 2021 to March 6, 2021
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa: Indian Wells, California 92210, United States
In Person and Live Stream
This 2,5-day course will offer an educational update on spine imaging and intervention utilizing the latest technology and techniques. The course will focus on diagnosis, treatment, image-guided diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, indications for surgery, and evaluation of the post-operative patient.

On the agenda:

-Imaging of Cervical Spine Trauma
-Sports Injuries of the Lumbar Spine
-Spine Emergencies
-Evaluation of Peripheral Neuropathy and the Lumbosacral Plexus
-Vascular Diseases of the Spine/Spinal Cord
-Spine Oncology: The Radiologist’s Role in Imaging and Intervention
-Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
-Spine Zebras: Stranger Things
-Spine Infection and Mimics
-The Radiologist’s Role in Spine Pain Management
-Degenerative Disc Disease: Pathophysiology and New Imaging Techniques
-Regenerative Medicine Therapy for the Spine
-Diffusion Imaging of the Spinal Cord
-Spine Tumors: A Compartmental Approach
-Spinal cord fMRI
-Spine Imaging: What Else is the Surgeon is Looking For?
-Post-operative Spine Complications
-Missed Findings in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery
-Pathology of the Craniocervical Junction
-Understanding the SI Joint and What the Surgeon Needs from the Radiologist
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine

5th Annual Sports Medicine for the Clinician

March 5, 2021 to March 7, 2021
Disney's Contemporary Resort: Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830, United States
Live Stream Event
This course will offer participants the confidence to accurately diagnose and treat sports-related conditions and injuries sustained during recreational physical activities.

On the agenda:

-Pulling My Leg: Diagnosis and Treatment of Hamstring Injuries
-Tendinopathy Treatment Options
-Rehabilitation in Concussion
-Surgical vs Non-Surgical Treatment of Rotator Cuff Tears
-When Ankle Injuries Need Surgery
-The Future is Here: Regenerative Treatments for Sports Injuries
-Knee Extensor Mechanism Injuries
-Rehabilitation of Common Knee Ligament Injuries
-Choosing Braces, Orthoses, and Footwear
-Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine
-Unique Aspects of the Upper/Lower Extremities Exams
-Tweaking the Mechanics: Shoulder Injuries of the Throwing Athlete
-Non-Surgical Management of UCL Injuries
-Stress in the Back: Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis
-SLAP Attack: Return to Play After Surgery of Shoulder Labral Tears
-Achieving Balance in the Hyperlax Shoulder
-Injuries of Youth Overhead Athletes
-Diagnosis and Rehabilitation of Hand and Wrist Injuries
-Absorbing the Shock: Return to Play After Meniscus Surgery
-Ultrasound Applications in Baseball
-Functional Motion Screening
-Physical Examination of the Cervical/Lumbar Spine in Sports
-What’s in the Sports Bag?
-Ultrasound-Guided Procedures
-Surgery for ACL Tears and Return to Play
-Algorithms: When to Refer Athletic Hip Injuries to Orthopedic Surgery

Format: Lectures, Q&A panel discussions, Baseball Biomechanics Workshop, hands-on workshop (Diagnosis/Treatment of the Concussed Patient), E-Poster presentations, and post-tests.
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine


American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) 68th Annual Meeting

June 1, 2021 to June 5, 2021
Walter E. Washington Convention Center: Washington, D.C. 20001, United States
This meeting is the place to learn about science, practice, public health relation, and policy aspects of sports medicine, exercise science, and physical activity.

~ 6500 participants
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine

9th Annual Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review

June 16, 2021 to June 19, 2021
Lowes Hotel Minneapolis: Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403, United States
The Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review Course is a one-of-a-kind, award-winning 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.

Learning Objectives:

-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
-Describe 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
-Describe and administer a pre-participation examination in an individual or group setting
-Identify the appropriate timing and frequency of pre-participation examinations
-Describe 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
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine


Topics in Rheumatology and Sports Medicine - Alaska Glacier Cruise Conference

July 2, 2021 to July 9, 2021
Aboard Royal Caribbean's Ovation of the Seas, Seattle, Washington 98121, United States
On the agenda:

-Evaluation and management of osteoarthritis
-Update on diagnosis and management of rheumatoid arthritis
-Gout in 21st century: How far have we come?
-Osteoporosis: A silent killer; current state of evaluation and management
-Inflammatory back pain: How to evaluate spondyloarthritides and manage them?
-Connective tissue disease: What does it mean? How is it evaluated and when do I get rheumatology involved?
-DMARDs and biologics in management of rheumatic diseases: Current state of understanding
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE): An overview
and more
Specialties covered
Sports Medicine


AAOS 2021 Annual Meeting

August 31, 2021 to September 4, 2021
San Diego Convention Center, USA
Save the Date and Join Us at the San Diego Convention Center!
You can still expect high-quality education and innovation as well as new opportunities to engage and collaborate both in-person and online August 31 – September 4, 2021.
Specialties covered
Foot and Ankle
Hand and Wrist
Hip and Knee
Orthopedic Oncology
Shoulder and Elbow
Sports Medicine