Sports Medicine Symposium
December 8, 2017
7:30am - 3:00pm
Watermill Caterers, Smithtown
Hosted by St. Charles Sports Medicine & The Suffolk County Athletic Trainers Association
A thorough understanding, and the ability to evaluate the throwing athletes shoulder and elbow, a better understanding of ACL reconstructive graft choices, rehabilitation timelines and safe return to play criteria are critical. Nutritional supplementation, performance enhancement, cardiac issues, sudden death and concussion management remain on the forefront of hot topics. Through didactic lecture, demonstration and hands on practice, attendees will be able to advance their knowledge and clinical capabilities in all of these areas.
Comprehend the different causes of shoulder instability and the different treatments they require
Comprehend Elbow anatomy, rehabilitation of elbow injuries and be able to explain common injuries that occur in the throwing athlete
Explain and identify common medical issues and treatment / concerns in the young athlete
Develop a better understanding of ACL graft selection and return to play decisions
Refine their current concussion management practices
St. Charles Employees: No Charge
All Others: $50
CEU's available for Athletic Trainers and Physical Therapists.
Athletic Trainers: St. Charles Hospital (BOC AP#: P8494) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 6 Category A hours/ CEUs. Athletic Trainers should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided to all professionals.
Physical Therapists: St. Charles Hospital is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. Participants will receive a certificate at the completion of the conference for 6 contact hours.