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Chicago Sports Medicine Symposium
August 3 - August 6
This course has been designed to present knee, shoulder, elbow, hip and sports medicine ailments and the most advanced treatment options from nationally and internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons. Live surgery broadcasts, workshops, case presentations and panel discussions will offer the participants the opportunity to interact with faculty and learn the most current solutions to these challenging problems.
Orthopaedic surgeons, primary care practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, athletic trainers, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals whose scope of practice includes sports medicine.
Anthony A. Romeo, MDAnthony A. Romeo, MD is a Professor at Rush University Medical Center and a Partner at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL.
Nikhil Verma, MDNikhil Verma, MD is a Professor at Rush University Medical Center and a Partner at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL.
Kevin Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTAKevin Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA is the Associate Clinical Director of Champion Sports Medicine and the Director of Rehabilitative Research at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL.
Brian J. Cole, MD, MBABrian J. Cole, MD, MBA is a Chairman at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL.
Adam Yanke, MDAdam Yanke, MD is an Assistant Professor and the Assistant Director of the Cartilage Restoration Center at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL.
Bernard Bach, Jr., MDBernard Bach, Jr., MD is a Professor at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL.
William Bugbee, MDWilliam Bugbee, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA.
Jas Chahal, MDJas Chahal, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Toronto Western Hospital in Toronto, Ontario.
George Davies, DPTGeorge Davies, DPT is a Professor at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, GA.
Warren R. Dunn, MD, MPHWarren R. Dunn, MD, MPH is the Head of the Division of Sports Medicine at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI.
Michael Ellman, MDMichael Ellman, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon at Panorama Orthopedic and Spine Center in Golden, CO.
Jack Farr, II, MDJack Farr, II, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at OrthoIndy Cartilage Restoration Center in Greenwood, IN.
Brian Forsythe, MDBrian Forsythe, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Sports Medicine at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL. He is also a Team Physician for the Chicago White Sox.
Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS (Tr and Orth), Dip SEMAlan Getgood, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Clinic and an Assistant Professor at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry in London, Ontario.
Timothy Hewett, PhDTimothy Hewett, PhD is the Director at the OSU Sports Health & Performance Institute in Columbus, OH.
Christian Lattermann, MDChristian Latterman, MD is the Director for Cartilage Repair and Restoration at University of Kentucky Health Care in Lexington, KY.
Ian Lo, MDIan Lo, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
Phil Malloy, MSPT, SCSPhil Malloy, MSPT, SCS is a Faculty Member in the University of Chicago Medical Center APTA Credentialed Orthopaedic Residency in Chicago, IL
Thomas Minas, MDThomas Minas, MD is a Professor at Harvard medical School and Director of the Cartilage Repair Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Chestnut Hill, MA.
Shane J. Nho, MD, MSShane J. Nho, MD, MS is an Assistant Professor at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL.
Gregory P. Nicholson, MDGregory P. Nicholson, MD is an Associate Professor at Rush University Medical Center and an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL.
Michael Reinold, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCSMichael Reinold, PT, DPT is the Co-Founder and President of Champion Physical Therapy and Performance in Boston, MA.
Kyle Schumacher, PT, ATCKyle Schumacher, PT, ATC is the Co- Rehabilitation Coordinator at Northwestern University Football & Athletics in Chicago, IL.
Catherine Stegemann, PTCatherine Stagemann, PT is a Physical Therapist at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, IL.
Eric Strauss, MDEric Strauss, MD is an Assistant Professor at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in New York, NY.
Scott Trenhaile, MDScott Trenhaile, MD is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Rockford Orthopaedic Associates, Ltd in Rockford, IL.
Geoffrey S. Van Thiel, MD, MBAGeoffrey S. Van Thiel, MD, MBA is an Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at Rockford Orthopaedic Associates, Ltd in Rockford, IL.
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 31 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ATHLETIC TRAINERS: Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) (BOC AP# P3115) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 31 EBP Category hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.
PHYSICAL THERAPISTS: The Illinois Chapter Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of Continuing Education offerings established by The Illinois Physical Therapy Association. The IPTA has approved this course for 32.5 CE hours.
A special thank youthis years’ companies for their support. For information about supporting this course, download the Exhibitor Prospectus here.
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A small block of rooms have been reserved for August 2-6, 2017 at a special group rate of $249/night +taxes&fees. To receive the group rate, reservations must be made by July 19, 2017. To reserve your room online, please click here. To receive the group rate by phone, please mention “Chicago Sports Medicine Symposium” when making the reservation.
Accommodations for Disabilities
Please notify the Continuing Medical Education Office, 13020 Telecom Pkwy N, Tampa, FL 33637 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.
We hope you take some time to enjoy Chicago! August is a great time to visit the city and the hotel location provides easy access to many of the wonderful sites, shopping, dining and museums. The hotel websites has some great information regarding local attractions and restaurants. For your information, the Chicago White Sox are hosting the Baltimore Orioles on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at US Cellular Park. General admission tickets are available on line, and will also be available at the stadium. The stadium is easily accessible by cab or train (Red line), arriving in less than 20 minutes from the hotel. To purchase tickets, please click here.
Please click below to download the available presentations.
- Rehab: How and When to Return to Sport? – Kevin Wilk, DPT
- SLAP/Biceps: Rehab and Return to Sport – Kevin Wilk, DPT
- What’s New in the Rehab in the Overhead Athlete – Kevin Wilk, DPT
- ACL Rehabilitation Concepts – Kevin Wilk, DPT
- Rehab of the Cuff Patient – George Davies, DPT
- Criteria for Return to Sports for Shoulder Injuries – George Davies, DPT