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UW-Madison Sports Medicine Symposium
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UW-Madison Sports Medicine Symposium

The purpose of this symposium is to provide the latest information on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of athletic related medical conditions and musculoskeletal injuries. Its content is based on comments from past participants as well as faculty and clinical staff’s perception of current trends and issues in sports medicine. The conference will focus on practical and clinically relevant information for participants to use in their daily practice.

 Export to Your Calendar 5/24/2018 to 5/25/2018
When: May 24, 2018 through May 25, 2018
Where: Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q Hammons Dr
Middleton, Wisconsin  53562
United States
Contact: Cathy Means
608.262.7226

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CONFERENCE FEES

$395 Physicians

$295 Residents, Fellows, Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Others

ELEMENTS OF COMPETENCE

This continuing education activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties areas of medical knowledge, and patient care and procedural skills, in addition to the interprofessional competencies of roles/responsibilities, and teams and teamwork.

PROVIDED BY

University of Wisconsin Sports Medicine 
and
University of Wisconsin-Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership

TARGET AUDIENCE

Team physicians, primary care physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health professionals who provide care for athletic and active populations.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the symposium, participants will:

  • Develop skills in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of common sports and orthopedic injuries in active populations.
  • Identify age specific differential diagnoses for musculoskeletal injuries.
  • Apply management and return to sport guidelines for athletes who have sustained a pediatric ACL injury.
  • Summarize current research on the evaluation of hip pain and return to sport following injury.
  • Recognize appropriate radiological and surgical techniques for managing common injuries to the hip.
  • Analyze means to evaluate, diagnose, and treat common injuries in the female athlete.