Sports Medicine Seminars 2014

Sports Medicine Seminar Series 2014 (PDF, 1.03 MB)

Course Overview

These quarterly seminars are designed for physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers and others who work with athletes. Content will consist of anatomy, mechanisms of injury, diagnostics and assessments, non-surgical and surgical interventions, rehabilitation treatment progression, injury prevention and return to play considerations. Among the topics offered are: Thrower’s Shoulder; Soccer Knee Injury and Football Multi-Ligament Injury.

Target Audience

Physicians, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers and others desiring an update in these specialty areas.

Educational Sessions- To register click on the session below you are interested in attending

Soccer Knee Injuries
Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Soccer is the most popular sport in the world with more than 260 million players participating per year. In U.S. soccer alone, 3 million children ages 5-18 participate annually. Non-contact injuries to the lower extremities are the most common, with an estimated 15%-24% of soccer injuries occurring at the knee. The seminar will begin with an overview of the anatomy, mechanism of injury and diagnostics related to knee injuries in soccer players. This will be followed by a discussion of non – surgical and surgical interventions. A final section on treatment considerations, including rehab progression, education, prevention of injury and return to play criteria will conclude the evening.

Football Multi-Ligament Injuries
Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Knee injuries are among the most common musculoskeletal injuries in American football players with contact multiligament knee injuries being the most severe. Although the incidence of this injury is less than 1% of all orthopedic injuries, optimal and timely surgical management is key. The seminar will begin with an overview of the anatomy, mechanism of injury and diagnostics related to knee injuries in football players. This will be followed by a discussion of non – surgical and surgical interventions. A final section on treatment considerations, including rehab progression, education, prevention of injury and return to play criteria will conclude the evening.

10666 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA, 92037
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Scripps Green Hospital
Timken Amphitheatre
10666 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8982 -117.243
Event Details
Date Time
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Additional Dates
Date Time
Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM