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2019 Annual HSS Sports Medicine Symposium

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Hospital for Special Surgery, Main Campus

535 East 70th Street

Richard L. Menschel Education Center, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10021

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Onsite or live streaming options available.

Now in its 13th year, the 2019 Annual Sports Medicine Symposium will provide clinicians with guidance on how to care for surgical and nonsurgical patients among the sports medicine population. Topics to be discussed include the ACL, rotator cuff, adolescent and female athletes, and much more.

The best available evidence and state-of-the-art information from the rehabilitation staff, surgeons, and physicians of Hospital for Special Surgery, along with guest lecturers, will provide participants with clinically relevant information through panel discussions, workshops, demonstrations, case presentations, and didactic lectures.

Please see detailed agenda below.

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Physicians: Hospital for Special Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Hospital for Special Surgery designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ on-site and online. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 11 Category 1 credits on-site and online for completing this activity.

Physical Therapists: Hospital for Special Surgery is a New York State Education Department approved provider for physical therapy continuing education. Hospital for Special Surgery designates this activity for a maximum of 11 Contact Hours on-site and online.
This program is pending approval in FL, NJ and by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy. The physical therapy boards in the following states currently accept the FSBPT certification: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, District of Columbia, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, OR, PA, Puerto Rico, RI, SC, SD, TN, UT, VA, VT, WI, and WY. The following states require continuing education units with no state specific approval: CT, IA, MA and WA

Athletic Trainers: Hospital for Special Surgery (BOC AP# P537) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 11 EBP Category hours/CEUs on-site and online. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

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Strength and Conditioning Professionals: National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) approved up to 0.6 CEUs onsite and 0.5 CEUs online in category A for certified individuals attending this event (Activity Approval Code: L1185-A26B1).


Target Audience
This activity is targeted to physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning professionals, physician assistants, orthopaedists, sports medicine physicians, physiatrists, and primary care physicians. Residents, fellows, and students of medicine, physical therapy and athletic training may also benefit from this activity.


Learning Objectives
HSS continuing medical education activities are intended to improve the quality of patient care and safety. At the completion of the course, the participant should be able to:

  • Recognize each person’s role in the team approach (including ATC, MD, PA, PT and Performance Specialist) to providing outstanding patient care and appropriately referring patients to colleagues for treatment of knee and shoulder pathology.

  • Identify at least two pertinent running mechanics and strength training principles to decrease running related injuries.

  • Incorporate at least two techniques for improving performance for the runner.

  • Incorporate at least two evidence based treatment strategies into their treatment plan for rehabilitation of ACL injuries.

  • List one technique to assess readiness to return to sport following an ACL reconstruction.

  • Identify at least one training consideration for managing the female athlete.

  • Formulate a management plan for common upper extremity diagnoses found in the adolescent athlete.

  • Describe current guidelines for return to play following a concussion, after attending the Primary Sports Medicine Mini Course.

  • Incorporate at least one current evidence-based treatment guideline for treating rotator cuff repairs.

  • Recall at least two components of a criteria based approach to rehabilitating the athlete with patellofemoral disease.

  • Identify at least two exercise or manual techniques designed to treat the athlete with a lumbar spine injury, after attending the Spine in Sport session.

  • List at least one technique for improving the golf or tennis swing of the rotational athlete.

  • Perform at least two special tests used in differential diagnosis in the shoulder or knee physical examination, after attending the Shoulder or Knee Exam and MRI Correlation workshop.

  • Discuss at least one evidence based benefit for use of blood flow restriction, after attending the Blood Blow Restriction workshop.

  • Identify two principles of aquatic therapy after attending the Problem Shoulder workshop.

Financial Disclosure Policy
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all CME providers are required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of activity directors, planning committee members, presenters, authors and staff involved in the development of CME content. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if he or she has a financial relationship in any amount occurring in the last 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or services are discussed in the CME activity content over which the individual has control.

It is the policy of Hospital for Special Surgery to request all financial relationships that activity directors, planning committee members, presenters, authors and staff have with commercial interests, but to disclose to the activity audience only the relevant financial relationships.


Agenda

Friday, April 26

8:30 am
Registration and Breakfast*

8:55 am
Welcome and Announcements*

9:00 am
Session 1: Building a Better Runner

9:00 am Running Medicine: The Science of Staying on the Road
Jordan D. Metzl, MD

9:15 am Using Running Analysis to Get Your Runner on the Right Track
Julie Khan, PT, DPT, SCS, USATF-L1

9:35 am Training: It’s More Than Just Miles
Pamela Geisel, MS, CSCS, CPT

9:50 am Discussion/Q&A

10:05 am
Break/Exhibit Viewing*

10:35 am
Session 2: ACL Injury in the Athlete
Moderator: Anil S. Ranawat, MD

10:35 am Prevention of ACL Injuries: Where Are We Now?
Robert G. Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC

10:50 am KEYNOTE ADDRESS: What I’ve Learned About the ACL: From West Point to UConn
Robert Arciero, MD

11:15 am Personalization of ACL Reconstruction: The Holy Grail
Thomas L. Wickiewicz, MD

11:30 am ACL Rehabilitation: Where Are We Now?
John Cavanaugh, PT, MEd, ATC, SCS

11:50 am Return to Play: It’s Not 6 Months Anymore
Theresa Chiaia, PT, DPT

12:10 am Discussion/Q&A

12:30 pm
Lunch (will be provided)*

1:00-1:25 pm
Optional Lunch & Learn: Diagnostic Ultrasound
Ogonna Kenechi Nwawka, MD

1:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions:

  • Concurrent Session A: The Female Athlete^
    Moderator: Heidi Skolnik, MS, CDN, FACSM

    1:30 pm Sex and Gender Differences in Sports Medicine
    Ellen Casey, MD

    1:45 pm ACL Injury and the Role of Sex in Graft Choice
    Karen M. Sutton, MD

    2:00 pm Game of Bones: How to Avoid Missing Stress Fractures
    Marci A. Goolsby, MD

    2:15 pm Training Considerations for the Female Athlete
    Polly de Mille, RN, MA, RCEP, CSCS, USAT

    2:30 pm Sport Psychology and the Female Athlete
    Deborah N. Roche, PhD

    2:45 pm Panel Discussion

  • Concurrent Session B: Case Studies From Professional Sports
    1:30 pm
    - NFL: Scott A. Rodeo, MD; Leigh Weiss, PT, DPT, ATC
    - WNBA: Jo A. Hannafin, MD, PhD; Theresa Chiaia, PT, DPT
    - NBA: Riley Williams III, MD; Snehal Patel, PT, MSPT, SCS
    - MLB: Andrew Pearle, MD; Terrance Sgroi, PT, DPT, SCS, MTC

3:00 pm
Break*

3:25 pm
Mini Courses

  • Mini Course A: The Young Athlete’s Upper Extremity

  • Mini Course B: Primary Care Sports Medicine^

  • Mini Course C: How You Move is Why We’re Here

  • Mini Course D: Case Based Approach: From Surgery to Rehab

Mini Course A. The Young Athlete’s Upper Extremity
Moderator: Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS

3:25 pm Managing Overuse Injuries to the Adolescent’s Shoulder….Where Are We Now?
Kathryn D. McElheny, MD

3:40 pm Elbow Injuries and the Adolescent
Daniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS

3:55 pm Managing the Injury, the Athlete, the Coach and the Family?
Joseph T. Molony, Jr., PT, MS, SCS, CSCS

4:10 pm Upper Extremity Performance Training: Dos and Don’ts
Jamie Osmak CSCS, USATF, CGFI-1

4:25 pm Discussion/Q&A

Mini Course B. Primary Care Sports Medicine
Moderator: Brett G. Toresdahl, MD

3:25 pm Managing Concussions: Where Are We Now?
James J. Kinderknecht, MD

3:40 pm Managing Arthritis In The Aging Athlete - Current Treatment Recommendations
Daphne A. Scott, MD

3:55 pm Load Monitoring & Injury Prevention
John P. DiFiori, MD, FACSM

4:10 pm Biologics: Where Are We Now?
Ryan J. Lingor, MD

4:25 pm Discussion/Q&A

Mini Course C. How You Move is Why We’re Here
Moderator: Jason Machowsky, RD, CSSC, RCEP, CSCS
Ashley Fluger CSCS, CPT; Aaron Karp MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS; Jason Machowsky, RD, CSSC, RCEP, CSCS

Mini Course D. Case Based Approach: From Surgery to Rehab
Moderator: Michael Levinson PT, CSCS, SCS

• Knee
Answorth A. Allen, MD; Patrick Vignona, PT, MSPT, SCS, Cert MDT

• Shoulder
Lawrence Gulotta, MD; Debi Jones PT, OCS, SCS

• Shoulder
Joshua S. Dines, MD; Ioonna Felix, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS

• Hip
Danyal H. Nawabi, MD, FRCS; Alexander Shafiro, PT, DPT, OCS, FDN, CSCS

4:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Chairman’s Cocktail Reception*

Saturday, April 27th

8:20 am
Registration and Breakfast*

8:55 am
Welcome and Announcements*

9:00 am
Session 3: The Rotator Cuff: Weekend Warrior to the Professional Athlete
Moderator: Robert DiGiacomo, PT, DPT, ATC

9:00 am My Physical Exam of the Rotator Cuff and Biceps Complex
Samuel A.Taylor, MD

9:20 am Lessons Learned: Open to Arthroscopic Repair of the Rotator Cuff
Russell F. Warren, MD

9:45 am Post Operative Rotator Cuff Rehab: Where Are We Now?
Sarah McLean, PT, MSPT, OCS

10:05 am Return to Play Following RC Repair
Jorge Giral, PT, DPT, SCS, COMT, CSCS

10:20 am Discussion/Q&A

10:40 am
Break*

11:05 am
Concurrent Sessions:

  • Concurrent Session C: Patellofemoral Disease in the Athlete^
    11:00 am—12:25 pm
    Moderator: Polly de Mille, RN, MA, RCEP, CSCS, USAT

    11:00 am Conservative Management of Patellofemoral Instability….Where Are We Now?
    Jessica Hettler, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS, SCS, Cert MDT

    11:15 am How I Manage Patellofemoral Articular Cartilage Lesions
    Sabrina M. Strickland, MD

    11:30 am Advances in the Surgical Management of Patellofemoral Instability
    Beth E. Shubin Stein, MD

    11:45 am Rehabilitation Following MPFL Reconstructio
    Lauren Lou PT, DPT, SCS, CSC

    12:00 pm Discussion/Q&A

  • Concurrent Session D: Spine in Sport^
    11:00 am—12:25 pm
    Moderator: Alexander Shafiro, PT, DPT, OCS, FDN, CSCS

    11:00 am How I Manage Cervical Spine Injuries in the Athlete
    Andrew Creighton, DO

    11:15 am Managing your Athlete’s “Pain in the Neck”
    Andrea Papson, PT, DPT, ATC, SCS, CMPT, CSCS

    11:30 am Lumbar Injuries in the Athlete: Through the Life Span
    Joel M. Press, MD

    11:45 am Managing Spondylolysis in the Rotational Athlete
    Michelle Shafiro PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, CSC

    12:00 pm Discussion/Q&A

12:25 pm
Lunch (on your own)*

1:30 pm
Workshops Wave 1

  • Workshop A: Sports Pharmacology
    Sarah E. Tryon, MS, FNP-BC

  • Workshop B: Radiology for the Sports PT^
    Eric Bogner, MD; Douglas N. Mintz, MD

  • Workshop C: Building a Better Golfer
    Jake Grundstein, PT, DPT, CSCS, TPI Certified; Jamie Osmak CSCS, USATF, CGFI-1

  • Workshop D: Building a Better Tennis Player
    Ioonna Felix, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS; Ashley Fluger CSCS, CPT

  • Workshop E: Shoulder Exam with MRI Correlation
    Gabriella Ode, MD; Robert Spang, MD; Terrance Sgroi, PT, DPT, SCS, MTC; Stephanie Swensen, MD


2:35 pm
Break*

2:50 pm
Workshops Wave 2

  • Workshop F: Blood Flow Restriction Therapy
    Patrick Vignona, PT, MSPT, SCS, Cert MDT

  • Workshop G: Knee Exam with MRI Correlation
    Samantha Smith, MD; Stephanie Swensen, MD; Niv Marom, MD; Snehal Patel, PT, MSPT, SCS

  • Workshop H: Troubleshooting in Sports PT^
    Moderator: Michael Levinson PT, CSCS, SCS
    Jenna Baynes, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS; Angela Leis, DPT; Letty Krueger, PT, DPT, CIDN; William Marrone, PT, DPT, CSCS

  • Workshop I: The Problem Shoulder: What Aquatics & Massage Have to Offer
    Sarah McLean, PT, MSPT, OCS; Michele Naumann-Carlstrom, LMT

3:55 pm
Adjourn

*Not designated for credit
^Live streaming registrants will view this presentation
Faculty and agenda are subject to change.


Faculty
Activity Co-Directors

John T. Cavanaugh, PT, MEd, ATC, SCS
Clinical Supervisor
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center
Hospital for Special Surgery
Team Physical Therapist
US Merchant Marine Academy
New York, New York

Anil S. Ranawat, MD
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Sports Medicine Fellowship Director
Medical Director, PA Department
Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Assistant Team Physician, New York Mets
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Consultant, New York Rangers
New York, New York

Guest Faculty
Robert A. Arciero, MD
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chief, Sports Medicine Division, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
Team Physician, University of Connecticut Huskies
UCONN Health
Farmington, CT

Leigh J. Weiss, MS, ATC, PT, DPT, SCS, OCS
Director of Rehabilitation
New York Football Giants
East Rutherford

HSS Faculty
Answorth A. Allen, MD

Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Team Physician, New York Knicks
Team Physician, USA Basketball

Sherry I. Backus, PT, DPT, MA
Clinical Supervisor
Leon Root, MD, Motion Analysis Laboratory

Jenna Baynes, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS
Advanced Clinician
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Eric A. Bogner, MD
Chief, Division of CT
Associate Attending Radiologist
Associate Professor of Radiology
Weill Cornell Medicine

Ellen Casey, MD
Associate Attending Physiatrist
Associate Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine

Theresa Chiaia, PT, DPT
Section Manager
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine

Andrew Creighton, DO
Clinical Fellow, Physiatry

John P. DiFiori, MD, FACSM
Chief, Primary Care Sports Medicine Service
Attending Physician
Director of Sports Medicine, NBA

Polly de Mille, RN, MA, RCEP, CSCS, USAT
Clinical Supervisor
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Robert DiGiacomo, PT, DPT, ATC
Assistant Vice President
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Joshua S. Dines, MD
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Assistant Team Physician, New York Mets
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Consultant, New York Rangers

Ioonna Felix, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS
Clinical Supervisor
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Ashley Fluger CSCS, NSCA-CPT
Exercise Physiologist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Pamela Geisel, MS, CSCS, CPT
Advanced Practitioner
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Jorge Giral PT, DPT, SCS, COMT, CSCS
Clinical Supervisor
HSS Westchester Rehabilitation and Sports Performance Center

Marci A. Goolsby, MD
Assistant Attending Physician
Team Physician, New York Liberty and U.S. Biathlon

Daniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS
Director, Pediatric Sports Program
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Fellowship Director, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Director, Orthopedic Surgery Residency Training Program
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine

Jake Grundstein, PT, DPT, CSCS, TPI Certified
Staff Physical Therapist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Lawrence V. Gulotta, MD
Assistant Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine

Jo A. Hannafin, MD, PhD
Director, Women’s Sports Medicine Center
Medical Director, HSS Chelsea Piers Satellite
Senior Clinical Scientist, Research Division
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Head Team Physician, New York Liberty
Team Physician, U.S. Rowing Team

Jessica Hettler, PT, DPT, ATC, OCS, SCS, Cert MDT
Clinical Manager
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Debi Jones PT, OCS, SCS
Advanced Clinician
HSS Westchester Rehabilitation and Sports Performance Center

Aaron Karp, MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS
Performance Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Julie Khan, PT, DPT, SCS, USATF-L1
Advanced Clinician
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

James J. Kinderknecht, MD
Assistant Attending Physician
Assistant Professor
Weill Cornell Medicine
Team Physician, New York Football Giants and New York Mets

Letty Krueger PT, DPT, CIDN
Sports Physical Therapy Resident
HSS Westchester Rehabilitation and Sports Performance Center

Angela Leis PT, DPT
Sports Physical Therapy Resident
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Michael Levinson, PT, SCS, CSCS
Clinical Supervisor
The Overhead Athlete
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center
Team Physical Therapist, New York Mets

Ryan J. Lingor, MD, ATC
Assistant Attending Physician
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Team Physician, New York Rangers

Lauren Lou, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
Advanced Clinician
HSS Westchester Rehabilitation and Sports Performance Center

Jason Machowsky, MS, RD, CSSC, RCEP, CSCS
Sports Dietitian, Sports Performance Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Niv Marom, MD
Clinical Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Service

William Marrone, PT, DPT, CSCS
Sports Physical Therapy Resident
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Robert G. Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Public Health
Weill Cornell Medicine

Kathryn McElheny, MD
Clinical Fellow, Primary Care Sports Medicine

Sarah McLean, PT, MSPT, OCS
Clinical Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Jordan D. Metzl, MD
Associate Attending Physician
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medicine

Douglas N. Mintz, MD
Associate Attending Radiologist

Joseph T. Molony, Jr., PT, MS, SCS, CSCS
Coordinator, HSS Young Athlete Program
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Michele Naumann-Carlstrom, LMT
Massage Therapist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Danyal H. Nawabi, MD, FRCS
Assistant Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Medical Director/Head Orthopaedic Surgeon, New York Cosmos

Ogonna Kenechi Nwawka, MD
Director of Ultrasound Research
Assistant Attending Radiologist
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Weill Cornell Medicine

Gabriella Ode, MD
Clinical Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Service

Jamie Osmak, CSCS, USATF, CGFI-1
Performance Coordinator
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Andrea K. Papson, PT, DPT, ATC, SCS, CMPT, CSCS
Clinical Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Snehal Patel, PT, MSPT, SCS
Advanced Clinician
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Andrew D. Pearle, MD
Clinical Director, HSS Westchester
Director, Computer Assisted Surgery Center
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Associate Team Physician, New York Mets
Health Team Physician, Rugby Union New York Professional Rugby Team

Joel M. Press, MD
Physiatrist-in-Chief
Attending Physiatrist
Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine

Deborah N. Roche, PhD
Clinical Psychologist

Scott A. Rodeo, MD
Co-Chief Emeritus, Sports Medicine Service
Co-Director, Orthopaedic Soft Tissue Research Program
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Head Team Physician, New York Giants

Daphne A. Scott, MD
Assistant Attending Physician
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Sports Medicine Consultant, UFC

Terrance Sgroi, PT, DPT, SCS, MTC
Clinical Supervisor
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Alexander Shafiro, PT, DPT, OCS, FDN, CSCS
Clinical Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Michelle Shafiro PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, CSC
Manager
HSS Westchester Rehabilitation and Sports Performance Center

Beth E. Shubin Stein, MD
Co-Director, HSS Patellofemoral Center
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine

Heidi Skolnik, MS, CDN, FACSM
Sports Nutritionist
The Women's Sports Medicine Center
Performance Nutrition at the Juilliard School and School of American Ballet

Samantha Smith, MD
Clinical Fellow, Primary Care Sports Medicine

Robert Spang, MD
Clinical Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Service

Sabrina M. Strickland, MD
Co-Director, HSS Patellofemoral Center
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine

Karen M. Sutton, MD
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Head Team Physician, United States Women’s Lacrosse

Stephanie Swenson, MD
Clinical Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Service

Samuel A. Taylor, MD
Assistant Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Associate Team Physician, New York Giants

Brett G. Toresdahl, MD
Assistant Attending Physician
Research Director, HSS Primary Care Sports Medicine Service
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Team Physician, US Biathlon, Westchester Knicks, and New York Cosmos
Sports Medicine Consultant – UFC

Sarah E. Tyron MS, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner
HSS Women’s Sports Medicine Center

Patrick Vignona, PT, MSPT, SCS, Cert MDT
Clinical Specialist
Sports Rehabilitation and Performance Center

Russell F. Warren, MD
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Emeritus Team Physician, New York Giants

Thomas L. Wickiewicz, MD
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Head Team Physician, St. Peter’s University

Riley J. Williams III, MD
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon
Director of the Institute for Cartilage Repair
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
Head Team Physician, Brooklyn Nets
Team Physician, USA Basketball
Head Team Physician
New York Red Bulls
Director, FIFA Medical Center of Excellence


Registration Information and Assistance

For registration assistance, onsite accessibility information, or any other questions, contact Professional Education at 212.606.1057 or professionaleducation@hss.edu.

Live streaming registrants will view concurrent sessions, mini courses, and workshops designated with a ^ in the agenda above.

Refund Policy

A handling fee of $75 is deducted for cancellation. Refund requests must be received by mail one week prior to the course. No refund will be made thereafter.

Hospital for Special Surgery reserves the right to cancel this course. In the unlikely event the course is cancelled, HSS will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the course.

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Local accommodations are limited and early reservations are recommended.

Transportation
Airport: LaGuardia (LGA) is 8 miles northeast of the city. Kennedy International (JFK) is 15 miles southeast of the city. Newark International (EWR) is 16 miles southwest of the city.
Bus: M72, M31 stop at East 69th Street and York Avenue.
Subway: Nearest line is the Q train stop at East 72nd Street and Second Avenue or the 6 train at Lexington Avenue and 68th Street.
Car (FDR Drive): Driving south, exit at 71st Street. Driving north, exit at 63rd Street. Continue on York Avenue.
Parking: Parking garages are located in the area.

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535 East 70th Street

Richard L. Menschel Education Center, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10021

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