5th Annual PCH Sports Medicine Update

Specialized Care for Young Athletes

Friday, May 16, 2014 -

7:00am to 1:00pm

Phoenix Children's Hospital Rosenberg Building - Mel Cohen Conference Center

Course Objectives

As a result of attending this conference, participants should
be able to:

  • Present up to date information on several of the current controversial topics in pediatric sports medicine.
  • Understand the key differences in the management of sports related injuries in a pediatric and adolescent population, especially related to concussion, heat related illness, clavicle fractures and ACL injury.
  • Present current recommendations for a complete pre-participation physical exam and for the screening for sudden cardiac death in young athletes.
  • Understand key components for developing an Emergency Action Plan for coverage of youth sporting events.


Kam Hunter, MD, PhD

Delphis Richardson, MD,FAAP

Kristina Wilson, MD, MPH, CAQSM, FAAP

John Kearney, Jr., MD

Jeffrey Vaughn, DO

Stephen Paul, MD, ABFM, CAQ SM

Randon Hall, MD, MBA

Al Escobar, PT


Program Credits

Continuing Medical Education Credit

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians. 

Phoenix Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physical Therapy Continuing Education

5 CEU credits

Athletic Trainers Continuing Education

Phoenix Children’s Hospital has been approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer Continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved For a maximum of 5 hours of Category A continuing education. Certified Athletic Trainers are responsible for claiming only those hours actually spent participating in the continuing Education activity.

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