Sports Medicine Essentials

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Date & Location
Saturday, October 27, 2018, 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM, VCU Health Sports Medicine Building (Siegel Center) - 1300 W Broad Street, Richmond, VA

Target Audience
Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant

Overview
Online registration for this activity has closed. On-site registrations will not be accepted.

Join us for an information packed one-day course covering all of the sports medicine essentials you need to know about. This course will help you learn to identify the most common sports medicine injuries you'll see in your exam rooms, as well as their proper treatment plans, and when you need to refer for surgical intervention.

Objectives

Following participation in this activity, learners will be better able to:
  1. Evaluate common sports related injuries to the upper and lower extremities and joints.
  2. Describe best practices for non-surgical treatment for common sports related injuries.
  3. Review appropriate referral for surgical evaluation of common sports related shoulder, elbow, wrist, finger, and knee injuries.
  4. Outline common medical issues and nutrition counseling in athletes across the lifespan.
  5. Discuss latest updates regarding concussion in athletes.
  6. Identify appropriate radiology studies for evaluation of common sports related injuries.

Registration
Online registration for this activity has closed. On-site registrations will not be accepted.

$250 Regular Registration
$275 Late Registration - After September 15



Accreditation

VCU Health Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

VCU Health Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, Sports Medicine Essentials, with a beginning date of 10/27/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

VCU Health Continuing Medical Education awards 8 hours of participation (equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits) to each non-physician participant who successfully completes this educational activity.


Refund Policy
Registration fee, less a $60 non-refundable administrative fee, will be refunded only if written notice of cancellation is received via email to cmeinfo@vcuhealth.org on or before October 12, 2018. No refunds after this date.

Disclaimers 
Minimum and maximum numbers for attendance at this event have been established, and we reserve the right to substitute speakers/topics, or cancel if necessary.

By attending this event you grant VCU Health CME the right at the Event to record, film, photograph, or capture your likeness in any media and to distribute, broadcast, use, or otherwise disseminate, in perpetuity, such media without any further approval from or any payment to you.