March 2 Mar 2
2019
7:30 AM - 3:55 PM
Saturday Sat

2019 Pediatric Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Conference: ‘The Young Athlete Update’

Kissick Auditorium (inside the Arrillaga Family Sports Center) 641 Campus Drive Stanford CA 94305

A Continuing Medical Education Conference presented by the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Sponsored by the Stanford University School of Medicine

Statement of Need

This CME activity provides updates for pediatricians and family physicians who treat pediatric and adolescent athletes.  This course will utilize expert lectures, hands-on workshops and challenging case demonstrations for the clinician to self-assess the technical implementation of their physical exam.  Topics will include sports related concussion, when to return to play and casting and splinting workshops. The goal of the course is to increase knowledge, improve competence and performance in practice.

Target Audience

This is a regional program designed to meet the educational needs of:

  • Physicians specializing in Family Practice, Primary Care, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and Pediatrics
  • Physician assistants
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Athletic trainers
  • Allied health professionals

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Perform a comprehensive musculoskeletal screen for a pre-participation exam.
  • Initiate appropriate treatment for sports-related concussion and determine when to return to play.
  • Perform appropriate splint/cast techniques.
  • Refer to sub-specialized pediatric orthopedic care for sport injuries when appropriate.

Course Directors

Christine R. Boyd, MD

Course Director
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Kevin G. Shea, MD

Course Director
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chief of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery for Research
Director of Pediatric Sports Medicine
Assistant Surgeon-in-Chief for Quality and Supply Chain Management

A Continuing Medical Education Activity

Presented by the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Sponsored by the Stanford University School of Medicine

Conference Contact

Stanford Children’s Health CME
725 Welch Road
MC 5517
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Tel: (650) 498-6757
Fax: (650) 497-5738
lpchcme@stanfordchildrens.org

Conference Coordinator:

Marifin Besona
CME Conference Coordinator


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