Sideline Management of Athletic Injuries

Date: Saturday, July 20, 2019

Time: 8am - 2:15pm (registration begins at 7:30am)

This program will review the evaluation and initial treatment of common sideline athletic emergencies using evidence-based practices.

Target Audience: Certified athletic trainers treating high school and college teams.


Course Agenda:

7:30 am: Registration 

8:00 am: “Game Day Preparation: Issues and Liabilities”
Matthew Matava, MD 

8:30 am: “Cervical Spine Injuries and Emergent Boarding”
Rick Wright, MD

9:00 am: “Upper Extremity Injuries in Sports”
Charles Goldfarb, MD

9:30 am: “Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injuries”
Heidi Prather, DO

10:00 am to 10:15 am: BREAK

10:15 am: “Acute Abdominal Injuries: What You Need to Know”
Greg Polites, MD

10:45 am: “Acute Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Injuries”
Heidi Prather, DO

11:15 am: “Facial Injuries in Sports: The Essentials”
Greg Polites, MD

11:45 am: “Traumatic Knee Injuries in Athletes”
Lily Bogunovic, MD

12:15 pm to 12:45 pm: LUNCH

12:45 pm: “Sideline Evaluation and Management of Joint Dislocations”
Matthew Smith, MD

1:15 pm “Sports Concussion and Sideline Testing”
Mark Halstead, MD

1:45 pm “Acute Athletic Injuries of the Foot and Ankle”
Lily Bogunovic, MD 

2:15 pm Adjourn


Washington University Orthopedics (BOC AP#: P3654) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of (5.5) Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center, 3rd Floor
13001 N Outer Forty Drive 
Town and Country, MO 63017

Charge: The program will be free of charge to all attendees.

Registration: Limited seating available! Click here to register. 

Questions? Contact Crystal Huff at [email protected]

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