Orthopedics & Sports Medicine for Primary Care - 2019

Saturday, August 10, 2018 | 8 am - 3:10 pm

Texas Children's Hospital West Campus 
18200 Katy Freeway (I-10 and Barker Cypress), Houston TX 77094 

Cost: $50 - Breakfast & Lunch Provided
6.5 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

8:00-8:10 AM | Introduction and Welcome

8:10-8:30 AM | Back Pain in Children & Teens | Benny Dahl, MD | Orthopedic Surgery

8:30-8:50 AM | Diagnosis and Treatment of Patellofemoral Pain in Pediatrics | Albert Hergenroeder, MD | Sports Medicine

8:50-9:10 AM | Concussions: Recent Updates | Jonathan Santana, DO | Sports Medicine

9:10-9:30 AM | Tis the Season for Sports Pre-Participation Screenings | Jorge Gomez, MD | Sports Medicine/Conference Co-Director

9:30-9:50 AM | Panel Discussion for Session 1

9:50-10:05 AM | Break

10:05-10:25 AM | Considerations for the Female Athlete | Megan May, MD | Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine/Conference Co-Director

10:25-10:45 AM | Foot & Ankle Pain | Daren Molina, MD | Sports Medicine

10:45-11:05 AM | Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain | Laura Torres, MD | Anesthesia & Pain Medicine

11:05-11:25 AM | Hand & Wrist Injuries | John Koshy, MD | Hand Surgery

11:25-11:45 AM | Break & Grab Lunch

11:45 AM-12:05 PM | Panel Discussion for Session 2

12:05-12:25 PM | The Limping Child | Jaclyn Hill, MD | Orthopedic Surgery

12:25-12:45 PM | Acute Knee Injuries | Scott McKay, MD | Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine

12:45-1:05 PM | Too Much of a Good Thing: Overuse Injuries in Youth Sports | Aharon Gladstein, MD | Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine

1:25-1:40 PM | Break

1:40-3:10 PM | Three Breakout Sessions 

  • Evaluating Fractures, Splinting & Bracing
  • Lower Extremity Sports Exam 
  • Gait Evaluation 
  • Hip Exam 
  • Physical Therapy Exercise Programs:
  • Concussions, Ankle Sprains & Foot Pain | Nicole Melfi, PT, DPT, ATC
  • Low Back Pain & Hip Pain | Megan Graham, PT, DPT, CSCS
  • Knee Pain & Shoulder Pain | Nick Purcell, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS​​​​​

Physical Therapy Handouts

Accreditation Information

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 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Email cme@texaschildrens.org to request your transcript from attending this event.