Sports Med Essentials

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

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.


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 for 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 in concussion in atheletes
  6. Identify appropriate radiology studies for evaluation of commons ports related injuries


Click register tab above to complete registration online
$250 Regular Registration
$275 Late Registration - After September 15


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 CreditsTM.  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.