Coffee, Kids and Sports Medicine - Common Overuse Injuries in Children and Adolescents Register
Date/Time: January 07, 2020, 6:30 AM
Health care providers including physicians, advanced practice providers, physical therapists, and athletic trainers, working with young athletes are invited to this conversation and lecture focused on sport-related injuries, conditions and treatments.
Common Overuse Injuries in Children and Adolescents
Multi-Speaker Lectures, Panel Discussion and Q&A
6:30 – 7:00 a.m. Breakfast, coffee & conversation
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Program and Q & A
Sports Medicine Educational Series (2020)
UT Southwestern Medical Center is jointly providing this activity with Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
Course Directors: Henry B. Ellis, M.D. & Gerad Montgomery, M.S.N., FNP-C.
- Discuss principles of overuse injuries in growing athletes
- Describe how to recognize, evaluate and treat common overuse injuries by sport/age group
- Review current evidence for counseling parents and athletes about preventing overuse
Purpose and Content: This monthly case presentation series will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to identify and manage skeletally immature patients with musculoskeletal injuries. Physicians, advanced practice professionals, nurses and other healthcare professionals who treat or counsel patients with sports related musculoskeletal injuries and complications should attend.
Target Audience: Open to all health care providers working with young athletes to prevent, recognize and treat injuries. This includes physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists and athletic trainers.
No registration or fee required to attend. Cancellation or schedule changes will be updated on this page.