Twin Cities Sports Medicine Conference - Marathon Weekend

Optional Thursday evening pre-conference session starts at 6pm. Main conference is 7:45am-5pm on Friday.

Date:

Thursday, September 28, 2017 to Friday, September 29, 2017

Location:

McNamara Alumni Center

200 SE Oak St
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Thursday evening pre-conference sessions (optional) and all day Friday interactive sessions provide health care professionals with the latest treatment updates for commonly diagnosed sports medicine issues, focusing on return to play issues.

Description

The Twin Cities Sports Medicine Conference is a dynamic conference providing health care professionals with the latest treatment updates for commonly diagnosed sports medicine issues, focusing on return to play issues. This one-day interactive conference will equip healthcare providers with practical solutions through hands-on workshops, engaging talks, case discussions, question-and-answer periods, and panel presentations. Speakers include local and nationally recognized experts.

Thursday evening optional pre-conference workshops

  • Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Injections (MD emphasis) Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to describe the indications, billing and documentation required for MSK ultrasound injections as well as recognize pertinent anatomy and pathology associated with common injections.  Learners will have hands-on opportunities to practice ultrasound-guided injection technique.
  • Return to Play After Lower Extremity Injury (PT/ATC emphasis)  End-stage rehab considerations and lower extremity performance testing for s/p ACL-R.

Audience

This conference is ideal for sports medicine physicians, primary care physicians, physiatrists, physical therapists, athletic trainers and other sports‐related healthcare professionals who take care of athletes.

Key topics

  • Return to Play After:
    • Medical Issues
    • Upper & Lower Extremity Injuries
    • Concussion
  • Kinesiophobia & Sports Psychology

Keynote presenter

Upper Extremity Performance Testing
Robert C. Manske, PT, DPT, MPT, MEd, SCS, ATC, CSCS; Professor and Chair of the Doctoral Physical Therapy Program, Wichita State University

Return to Play
Brandon Mines, MD; Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics & Family Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine

Hands-on Workshops

  • Specific Strength Training
  • Sideline Diagnosis with Ultrasound
  • Sideline & Office-Based Assessments (VOMS Testing)
  • Upper Extremity Performance Testing
  • Physical Examination of the Shoulder, Hand and Wrist

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, learners should be better able to

  • Promote the sports medicine team approach for the treatment and management of sports-related injuries.
  • Discuss the medical considerations in determining return to play in complicated medical issues.
  • Explain return to learn and manage student athletes' return to school activities.
  • Describe non-operative and operative management of in-season shoulder injury.
  • Discuss current issues in sports psychology and identify when to refer to a professional.

Presented by

Program in Sports Medicine - Department of Family Medicine & Community Health

Directors

David Olson, MD
Bradley Nelson, MD
Peter S. Ames, PT, PhD, SCS

 

 

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maxiumum of 9.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physical Therapists

This course qualifies for 9.5 Category 1 credits under Minnesota rule MN Rule 5601.2400, Subpart 1, A.

Certified Athletic Trainers

Evidence Based Practice (EBP) CE credit has been applied for with the Board of Certification  for Athletic Trainers.

Other Healthcare Professionals

Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

Registration

Early rate: On or before August 31, 2017

Main Conference:
Physician: $225
Other Healthcare Professionals: $175
UMN / M Health Resident/Fellow/Student: $50

Concurrent Sessions -Thursday Evening:
Pre-Conference: Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Injections (MD emphasis) $50
Pre-Conference: Return to Play After Lower Extremity Injury (PT/ATC emphasis) $50
UMN/M Health Resident/Fellow/Student $25

Regular rate: After August 31, 2017

Main Conference:
Physician: $275
Other Healthcare Professionals: $225
Medical Industry Professional: $50

Concurrent Sessions - Thursday Evening:
Pre-Conference: Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Injections (MD emphasis) $65
Pre-Conference: Return to Play After Lower Extremity Injury (PT/ATC emphasis) $65
UMN/M Health Resident/Fellow/Student $25 

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Group Discount

At least 3 registrations from the same group must be submitted to receive a $20 discount per person. You must register each person separately. Enter group discount code 3GRP3769 into the Promo Code during checkout. Group registration may also be submitted to cme@umn.edu via the group registration form . NO refunds will be issued if a person from a group has to cancel or does not show up at the conference. Normal refund policy applies for complete group cancellations.

Marathon Runner Discount

Use code MARA17 during checkout to receive a $20 discount. You will need to provide your Marathon Registration Number.

Requests

Special needs such as dietary restrictions, lactation room, etc. should be indicated in advance; requests cannot always be honored on site.

How to Register

Cancellation

Photo Release

CPD may take photos/video of participants at CPD events and these may appear in CPD's promotional materials. Your attendance constitutes your permission and consent for photography and video subsequent usage.

Location

McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Exhibit

Acknowledgement of Support

We gratefully acknowledge the following organizations for their financial contributions to this activity:

  • Stryker Sports Medicine
  • NovaCare Rehabilitation
  • Histogenics
  • Ferring Pharmaceutical
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery - University of Minnesota

(List current as of 7/19/17)