CU Sports Medicine Annual Fall Symposium
Presented by CU Sports Medicine & University of Colorado Department of Orthopaedics
Date/Time: Friday, October 4, 2013 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Mountain Time)
Location: CU Stadium Club at Folsom Field - Boulder, Colorado
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This symposium is directed toward Sports Medicine Specialists and allied health professionals who are involved in the care of athletes; Orthopaedic Surgeons, Primary Care Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, and anyone else interested in expanding their knowledge of athletic injuries and conditions.
Invited Guest Speakers
Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT, ATC, SCS, ScD | Richard Parker, MD | Tom Hornbein, MD |Wayne Gersoff, MD | Anthony A. Romeo, MD | Christopher M. Larson, MD | Lindsay Harris, MD | Michael J. Axe, MD | John A. Feagin Jr., MD | Jenna Hodge, PT
"On the Field Management of the Injured Athlete"
August 6th, 2010 - Ritchie Center, University of Denver Campus
The Sports Medicine team from the University of Colorado hosted their 4th annual “On the Field Management of the Injured Athlete” symposium on Friday, August 6th, 2010. Hosted in the Ritchie Center on the University of Denver Campus, the event featured healthcare providers sharing their experience and knowledge of the injuries and conditions encountered on the playing field.
The multidisciplinary faculty of ATCs, emergency medical specialists and physicians provided presentations on the following topics:
- “Managing an Emergency: Emergency Action Plan” – Sourav Poddar, MD
- “General Medical Emergencies (Anaphylaxis, Respiratory Distress, Diabetic Emergencies, Etc.)” – John Hill, MD
- “Managing Injuries on Different Field Conditions (Ice, Lightning, Etc.)” – Aaron Leu, ATC University of Denver
- “Psychology of the Injured Athlete” – Steve Portenga, Ph.D., M.S.
- “Abdominal and Thoratic Trauma” – Quynh Hoang, M.D.
- “Heat Illness” – Amy MacDougall, M.D.
- “Orthopaedic Trauma: Upper and Lower Extremity” – Armondo Vidal, M.D.
- “Spine Trauma” – Venu Akuthota, M.D.
- “Sideline Concussion Assessment” – Rachel Coel, M.D., Ph.D.
Demonstrations of AED and Spine Boarding/CSpine Management Lab – Stadium Medical and Faculty
Techniques to Target the Athlete at High ACL Injury Risk
September 19, 2009 - Gottesfeld Room, Ritchie Center, DU
This course is designed for physical therapists, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning coaches and other health care providers involved in the training of athletes at high risk of ACL injury. 4.0 CEUs will be offered to ATCs.
Focusing on Diagnosis, Treatment and Rehabilitation of Knee and ACL Injuries
Featuring Guest Speaker Tim Hewett, PhD
September 18, 2009 - CU Stadium Club, Folsom Field, CU Boulder
The symposium will start at 7 am and end at 4 pm. Continuing Medical Education, Certificates of Attendance, and CATA credits will be offered for all participants. This year's guest speakers and lecturers will represent the fields of Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Orthopaedics to name a few.