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Sports Medicine Lecture Series

Sports Medicine Lecture Series

Atlantic Sports Health offers free sports medicine lectures for health care professionals. The following programs take place on Mondays from 7:00 to 9:00am in the Atlantic Sports Health Conference Center, located at 111 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor, Morristown, NJ. It will also be broadcast via video conference to Overlook Medical Center in the Oncology Conference Room located on the 5th Floor off the lobby and to Newton Medical Center in the Conference Center. Registration is not required. Please note these are only lectures; no lab is available.*

Each program consists of the following schedule:
7:00 to 7:30am – Review of topic-relevant sports medicine radiology cases
7:30 to 8:30am – Featured lecture of the week
8:30 to 9:00am – Questions and discussion

Featured lectures:

Hip Pain in the Athlete: Diagnosis & Treatment
September 22
Presenter: Pat Birmingham, MD, Chicago Bears team physician

Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) Reconstruction of the Elbow:
Tommy John Surgery

September 29
Presenter: Anthony Scillia, MD

Case Study: Biomechanics and Preventing Sports Injuries Using 3D Motion Capture
October 6
Presenter: JR Nisivoccia, PT; Elizabeth Pignatiello, ATC PT; and Gregory Rosequist, PT

Medical Issues in the Disabled Athlete
October 20
Presenter: Michelle Sirak, MD

Common Hand and Wrist Injuries in the Athlete
October 27
Presenter: Michael Baskies, MD

Meniscal Repair
November 3

The Athlete's Spine
November 10
Presenter: Andrew Hecht, MD

Pediatric Sports Medicine: Growth Plate Injuries and Consequences
November 17
Presenter: Timothy Leier, MD

Hematology
November 24

Sports Medicine Spotlight: Football Medicine
December 1
Presenter: John Uribe, MD and Michael Swartzon, MD, Miami Dolphins team physicians

Evaluation of the Underperforming Athlete
December 8
Presenter: James Kinderknecht, MD

*Atlantic Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of two (2) AMA PRA Category1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Atlantic Health System is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians. In addition, each lecture is granted two (2) continuing education units (CEU) from the State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for physical therapists and two (2) CEU from the Board of Certification, Inc. for certified athletic trainers.

Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000

Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
908-522-2000

Newton Medical Center
175 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
973-383-2121

Chilton Medical Center
97 West Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
973-831-5000

Goryeb Children's Hospital
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-5000