Pediatric Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Symposium Register
Date/Time: March 02, 2019, 7:00 AM
7:00 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
7:30 a.m. Course begins
See the full course agenda above.
This course is designed for pediatricians, family practitioners, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, athletic trainers, physical therapists and other health care professionals providing care to children.
- Identify and discuss trends in youth sports for injury prevention, performance and recovery.
- Implement AAP screening recommendations for hip dysplasia in infants into practice.
- Implement evidence-based screening techniques and referral guidelines for scoliosis in practice.
- Distinguish between common acute knee injuries in athletes.
- Apply two basic splints for common pediatric extremity injuries.
- Identify and discuss the current recommendations published by the AAP for managing sport-related concussions.
- Shane M. Miller, M.D. – Course Director
- Philip L. Wilson, M.D.
- Henry B. Ellis, M.D.
- Jane S. Chung, M.D.
- Corey S. Gill, M.D.
- Brandon Ramo, M.D.
- Julie Fuller, M.D.
- Ray Kleposki, R.N., CPNP
- Gerad Montgomery, M.S.N., FNP-C
- Physical Therapists will be assisting with breakout sessions.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates the presentation, “Controversies in Fracture Management” for 1.25 hours in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 6.75 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (BOC AP# P10092) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 6.75 EBP Category hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.
Course Cost: (Includes breakfast, lunch, beverages and snacks.)
- Physicians $100
- Non-Physicians $75
There are no sponsors for this event.