Twin Cities Sports Medicine Conference - Marathon Weekend

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

  • Models for Return to Play Decisions
  • 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 at Wichita State University

Breakouts

  • Specific Strength Training
  • Ultrasound & Rehab
  • Sideline & Office-Based Assessments
  • Functional Testing – Upper & Lower Extremity

Presented by

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

Director(s)

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)

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Determination of exact number of credits is pending.

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.

Additional credits will be applied for, including Physical Therapy and BOC-ATC EBP.

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: MSK UltraSound - Guided Injections $50
Pre-Conference: PT/ATC - Return to Play After Lower Extremity Injury $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: MSK UltraSound - Guided Injections $65
Pre-Conference: PT/ATC - Return to Play After Lower Extremity Injury $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

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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

(List current as of 6/26/17)