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Baseball Sports Medicine: Game-Changing Concepts

November 15 - November 16

Course Description

This live activity is designed to identify areas of concern or controversy in the management of baseball athletes in a team sport setting through didactic presentations and case based scenarios. Key issues, along with up-to-date and practice solutions, will be addressed. Time has been built into the agenda for questions and answers.


Target Audience

This conference is designed for any athletic trainer, physical therapist, strength and conditioning expert, orthopaedic surgeon, physician, or coach concerned with the management or prevention of injuries to the baseball athlete.


Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Analyze epidemiological trends in baseball injuries for professional, collegiate and youth baseball players
  • Integrate prevention strategies with their health care team(s) to improve musculoskeletal and medical health for baseball players
  • Assess and apply surgical and non-surgical treatment recommendations and rehabilitation protocols for the management of essential musculoskeletal and medical conditions in baseball

 


COURSE DIRECTORS

Christopher S. Ahmad, MD
Head Team Physician, New York Yankees
Head Team Physician New, York City Football Club
Chief, Sports Medicine Service
Co-Director, Center for Shoulder, Elbow, and
Sports Medicine
Director, Pediatric and Adolescent Sports
Medicine, Biomechanics Research
Vice Chair of Clinical Research
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Anthony Romeo, MD
Anthony A. Romeo, MD
Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Section Head, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Division of Sport Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
Team Physician, Chicago White Sox and Chicago Bulls
Vice President, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
Chicago, IL




Invited Faculty

INVITED FACULTY

David Altchek, MD
Medical Director
New York Mets
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon
Co-Chief Emeritus in the Sports Medicine & Shoulder Service
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY




Peter N. Chalmers, MD
Team Physician
Salt Lake Bees, Minor League
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT







Joseph Ciccone, PT, DPT
Associate Director
Columbia Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Columbia University
New York, NY







Michael G. Ciccotti, MD
Director, Sports Medicine Team
Rothman Institute
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Chief of Sports Medicine
Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship
Thomas Jefferson University
Head Team Physician
Philadelphia Phillies
St. Joseph’s University
Philapelphia, PA

David Colvin, DPT
Physical Therapist, Player Development
New York Yankees
New York, NY


Steve Donohue, ATC
Head Athletic Trainer
New York Yankees
New York, NY



Jeffrey R. Dugas, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist
Andrews Sports Medicine
Birmingham, AL


Lee D. Kaplan, MD
Chief of UHealth Sports Medicine Division
Professor of Orthopaedics
Medical Director & Team Physician
Miami Marlins
Miami, FL

T. Sean Lynch, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center
Assistant Attending Physician
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Team Physician, Fordham University Athletics
New York, NY

Thomas Noonan, MD
Head Team Physician
Colorado Rockies
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
University of Colorado
Steadman Hawkins Clinic
Denver, CO

George Paletta, Jr., MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Orthopedic Center of St. Louis
St. Louis, MO




Hollis Potter, MD
Chairman, Dept. of Radiology & Imaging
The Coleman Chair, MRI Research
Professor of Radiology
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY

Melvin Rosenwasser, MD
Robert E. Carroll Professor of Hand Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center
Attending Physician
Director, Trauma Training Center
Director, Hand Fellowship
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Mark Schickendantz, MD
Head Team Physician
Cleveland Indians
Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Center
Cleveland, OH




Michael Schuk, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
New York Yankees
New York, NY




Steven S. Shin, MD
Head Team Physician
Los Angeles Dodgers
Director of Hand Surgery
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
Los Angeles, CA



David Whiteside, PhD
Principal Sport Scientist
New York Yankees
New York, NY




Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT
Associate Clinical Director
Champion Sports Medicine
Director, Rehabilitative Research
Birmingham, AL



Adrian J. Yenchak, PT, DPT, CSCS
Director of Sports Therapy
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia Medical Center
Instructor of Clinical Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

Mark P. Zoland, MD, FACS
General and Laparscopic Surgeons
New York, NY




Accreditation

PHYSICIANS: The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Supported By

Special thanks to last years’ company for their support. For information on supporting the course this year with an educational grant or exhibit, please contact Alex Ricketts or call (813) 877-8096.

  • Game Ready
  • NYU Langone
  • sam Sport

Course Location & Accommodations

New York Marriott Marquis

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1535 Broadway,
New York, NY 10036
Reservations: (212) 398-1900

Hotel Reservations

A block of rooms has been reserved at the New York Marriott Marquis at the rate of $329.00 per night plus taxes and hotel fees. To receive the group rate, reservations must be made on or before Wednesday, October 24, 2018. You can reserve yours stay online by clicking on the following link:  https://aws.passkey.com/go/mlbcourseprogram2018

Accommodations for Disabilities

Please notify the Continuing Medical Education Office, 4115 W Spruce St, Tampa FL 33607 or call 813-877-8096 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed.

Events, activities and facilities of Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age or veteran status as provided by the law and in accordance with FORE’s respect for personal dignity.


Details

Start:
November 15
End:
November 16

Venue

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036 United States
Phone:
(212) 398-1900
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