Orthopedics & Sports Medicine for Primary Care

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands
17600 Interstate 45 South, The Woodlands, 77384

Cost: $50
6.25 CME Credits

Course Description

A practical course providing the most current information on up-to-date best practices for common pediatric orthopedic and sports medicine issues seen in primary care offices. 

Target Audience

This program is designed to meet the educational needs of Pediatricians, Family Physicians, Residents, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.

Agenda

7:30 – 8 am • Registration and Breakfast

8 – 8:10 am • Introduction and Welcome

8:10 – 8:30 am • Overuse Injuries in the Throwing Athlete - Jonathan Santana, DO

8:30 – 8:50 am • Pre-participation Cardiac Screening - Rebecca Martinie, MD

8:50 – 9:10 am • Sports Nutrition Essential - Sarah Dobkins, MS, RD, CSSD

9:10 – 9:30 am • Evaluating Gait in Children - William Phillips, MD

9:30 - 9:50 am • Panel Discussion 

9:50 – 10:15 am • Break

10:15 - 10:35 am • Foot & Ankle Sports Injuries - Indranil Kushare, MD

10:35 – 10:55 am • Anterior Knee Pain in Children - Joseph Chorley, MD

10:55 – 11:15 am • Hand & Wrist Sports Injuries - Bryce Bell, MD

11:15 – 11:35 am • Running Injuries in Adolescents - Jeff Shilt, MD

11:35 am - 12:05 pm • Panel Discussion 

12:05 – 1:05 pm • Lunch with Table Discussions

1:05 – 1:25 pm •  Back Pain in Children & Teens - Jorge Gomez, MD

1:25 – 1:45 pm • Scoliosis Treatments and Outcomes - Frank Gerow, MD

1:45 – 2:05 pm • Returning to School after a Concussion - Kristin Ernest, MD

2:05 – 2:35 pm • Panel Discussion 

2:35 – 2:45 pm • Break

2:45 – 3:15 pm • Breakout Sessions (choose one)

3:15 – 3:45 pm • Breakout Sessions (choose one)

  • Evaluating common fractures clinically and radiographically
  • Vestibular-Ocular Testing for Concussion
  • Gait Evaluation
  • Splinting 101
  • Motion Lab Testing

 

Presented by the Texas Children’s Hospital Divisions of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

For questions, please contact Shon Bower - rsbower@texaschildrens.org or (832) 826-1925.

Accreditation/Credit Designation  

Provided by Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Texas Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.