18th Annual Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Conference
Tackling Football Injuries
June 5 2015 - June 6 2015
The conference will focus on injuries and popular medical issues associated with the sport of football. This conference is for coaches, athletic trainers, physicians and allied health professionals.
Matthew Butterfield, MD
TRIA Orthopaedic Center
Nathan Jacobson, MD
TRIA Orthopaedic Center
Diane Tran, MD
TRIA Orthopaedic Center
Continuing Education Credit
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the University of Minnesota and TRIA Orthopaedic Center. The University of Minnesota is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This live activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits as well as BOC credit for athletic trainers.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals who participate in this CME activity may submit their Statements of Attendance to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.
In order to receive credit, participants must attend at least one full session and submit a verification form and evaluation form before leaving. Participants can only claim the hours they were actually in attendance for CME credit. Statements of credit will be emailed within 6-8 weeks following the program.
Acknowledgement of Support
TRIA would like to extend our thanks to our industry supporters for the 2014 17th annual conference:
Competitive Edge Medical
DePuy Mitek Sports Medicine
Sanofi Biosurgery – Genzyme
Smith & Nephew
Friday, June 5, 2015
6:45 – Registration, Breakfast, & Vendors
7:30 – Welcome
7:40 – SESSION 1: Foot & Ankle Injuries
Topics: High Ankle Sprains; Achilles Tears & Return to Sport; Microinstability; Turf Toe & Forefoot Injuries
Speakers: Robert Anderson, MD; Fernando Peña, MD; Jordi Vega, MD
8:55 – SESSION 2: Knee
Topics: ACL Reconstruction: Decisions in the Competitive Athlete; ACL Rehabilitation; Revision ACL; MCL & Other Ligament Injuries
Speakers: Matthew Matava, MD; Terri Chmielewski, PT, PhD, SCS; Patrick McKenzie, MD
10:10 – Break & Vendors
10:30 – SESSION 3: Muscle/Tendon
Topics: Use of PRP, Stem Cell & Autologous Injections; Managing the Pain; Hamstring & Quad Injuries; Rehab of Hamstring Injuries
Speakers: Rob Johnson, MD; Peter Stiles, MD; Patrick McKenzie, MD; Timothy Tyler, MS, PT, ATC
11:50 – SESSION 4: Hand/Wrist/Elbow
Topics: Hand Fractures; Wrist Injuries
Speakers: Thomas Varecka, MD; Jeffrey Husband, MD
12:35 – Vendors & Lunch
12:55 – Keynote
Speaker: John Wood – Sr. VP, Mortenson Construction
13:35 – SESSION 5: Shoulder
Topics: Anterior Instability with Bone Loss; AC Joint Injuries; Posterior Shoulder Instability; Pec Ruptures
Speakers: John (Jed) Kuhn, MD; Ed Craig, MD, MPH; Bradley Nelson, MD
14:55 – Break & Vendors
15:15 – SESSION 6: Primary Care
Topics: Mono & Viral Illnesses; Dermatology Concerns in Football Players; Top Performance in Players with Reactive Airway Disease
Speakers: Margot Putukian, MD; Charles Crutchfield III, MD; Nicolette Myers, MD
16:20 – SESSION 7: On-field Management
Topics: Being Prepared; Worst Thing I’ve Seen (Panel)
Speakers: Patrick McKenzie, MD; Margot Putukian, MD; Ed Lochrie; Joel Boyd, MD; Matthew Matava, MD; Robert Anderson, MD
17:15 – Social Reception & Vendors
Saturday, June 6, 2015
7:30 – Registration, Breakfast, Vendors & Welcome
8:00 – SESSION 8: Fellows Research
Topic: Research Presentations
Speakers: Nathan Jacobson, MD; Diane Tran, MD; Matthew Butterfield, MD
8:45 – Break
8:55 – Key Note
Topic: Responding to the Unthinkable
Speaker: Ken Pauly
9:15 – SESSION 9: Concussion
Topic: Concussion – Fact vs. Fiction; Concussion Assessment and Vestibular Exam
Speakers: Margot Putukian, MD; Carly Mattson, PT
10:30 – Break
10:40 – SESSION 10: Injury Management for the Sideline Athletic Trainer
Topics: Padding/Splinting; Joint Reduction for the Athletic Trainer
Speakers: Christopher Ashton, ATC; Gary Fetzer, MD
Includes detailed speaker & schedule information (PDF)
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I register?
This year we will be accepting registrations via a new online system. To register, click on 2015 TRIA Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Conference in the form above to begin the registration process.
Why do I need to create an account to register?
By creating an account, we will be able to track your attendance at all TRIA sponsored courses. Please note when creating your account, the email address provided during registration will be used for future log-ins.
What happens if I forget my log-in information?
A forgotten password can be reset within the registration system with the email address that was provided. Please select “Click here for lost password” on the cart log-in page. If you have forgotten the account email address, please contact the TRIA Institute.
What is your refund policy?
Full refunds will be issued for all cancellations received 14 days prior to the scheduled event. Half of the registration fee will be refunded for all cancellations received 7 to 13 days prior to the scheduled event. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received within 6 days of the course.
Please allow up to six weeks for delivery of credit card refunds and 90 days for delivery of check refunds. Our preferred method of delivering refunds is by credit card.
The fee for an exhibit table in the designated display area at the Hilton Hotel will be $1500.00. This area will be open to attendees on June 5 beginning at 6:45am. There will also be a reception immediately following the course on Friday evening. A signed Exhibitor Agreement will be required from all companies who arrange for a display table.
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), there must be a separation of education and promotion within any educational activity that bears AMA Physicians Recognition Award (PRA) category 1 credit. Also, exhibits must not interfere – or in any way compete with – the learning experience. For those portions of the course eligible for CME credit, the faculty will be in the role of leading the class presentations with an emphasis on medical procedures, approaches, and techniques.
The ACCME guidelines and Standards for Commercial Support will be applied to all matters related to the course design, development, and delivery. A signed Letter of Agreement (LOA) is required for all companies who elect to provide an educational grant to the course. The LOA spells out the necessary requirements for purposes of accreditation.
If you have any questions about the opportunities outlined or wish to exhibit at the conference, please contact Ben Boerger at (952) 806-5362 or firstname.lastname@example.org