CASEM Football Sport Medicine Conference

Canadian Academy of Sports and Exercise Medicine

November 23, 2019

This one day clinical workshop lead by Drs. Ryan Shields and Trevor Trinh, targeted at the physician or sport medicine health care professional, will cover all aspects of football sport medicine.

By the end of the workshop, the learner will:

  • Be educated on the complexities of return to play decisions in contact sports and unique plans for injuries/player position and level of play.
  • Be able to create a plan of care from prevention, diagnosis, care and recovery after common injuries of the tendons and ligaments in both the lower extremity and upper extremity.
  • Become familiar with injuries that typically result from football and contact sports including sideline and definitive care.
  • Be briefed on the management of these injuries which will include nonsurgical and surgical treatment options.
  • Be able to provide an update on football-related concussions as well as the latest treatment options.

Location: University of Calgary – Room KNB 133

Time Details: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Cost: $50.00 - $275.00

Visit the conference website or email Helen Haworth

CME accreditation: This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits.

The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.