Advanced Team Physician Course

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Advanced Team Physician Course - 2019

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  • Dates: December 12-14, 2019

  • Location: Four Seasons
    Las Vegas, Nevada

Course Overview

This course is a collaborative effort between ACSM, AMSSM and AOSSM and provides up-to-date information on the evaluation and treatment of medical illnesses and musculoskeletal injuries occurring in competitive and recreational athletes. 

While the emphasis will be on athletes participating in team sports, many topics will be applicable to competitors in individual sports. The course format utilizes lectures, case presentations, debates on controversial topics, panel discussions, question and answer sessions, and information discussions with the faculty. Presenters are encouraged to rely on evidence-based medicine where available. 

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course the participant will be able to:

  • Perform screening for cardiac abnormalities
  • Describe the current concepts for treatment of ACL injuries
  • Apply diagnostic principles to common elbow pathology
  • Correlate physical exam of hip and ground pain with advanced imaging
  • Explain treatment for cartilage and meniscus injuries in athletes
  • Describe sports medicine in relationship to dance
  • Perform concussion management on the sideline
  • Describe operative vs. non-operative management of various orthopaedic pathologie

Who Should Attend:

This conference is for any team physician, certified athletic trainer, physical therapist or coach concerned with the management or prevention of injuries to the team athlete.

Housing Information

This course will be held at the Four Seasons Las Vegas and the room block there has sold out. Additional rooms may be available at the nearby all-suite Delano Las Vegas which is a ten minute walk from the Four Seasons. The Delano and Four Seasons are located within the Mandalay Bay complex. Rates at the Delano vary by night and require a $37 daily resort fee plus applicable taxes. To book you room please use the following link: