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American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting 2014 – Orlando – May 27-31

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If you’re planning to attend the 2014 American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida (May 27-31) and would like to meet with a MedSpark representative to discuss your new medical device idea please contact us as soon as possible to arrange a meeting:

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Visit the official ACSM Annual Meeting webpage here


Download the official ACSM Annual Meeting Program here


Baseball-InjuryMeet and learn from leaders in the fields of concussion management, preventive cardiology, and exercise as medicine. Attend workshops to gain hands-on experience to musculoskeletal exam techniques, ultrasound-guided evaluations, injections, and many injury management tools.

The ACSM Annual Meeting has a full and robust schedule with multiple offerings for the sports
medicine clinician. Presentations cover topics ranging from treatment options, translation of
basic research to clinical practice, physical exam techniques, and professional development. The
rich and diverse clinical program provides learning and professional growth opportunities for
clinicians of all types and experience levels.


Annual Meeting Objectives

At the conclusion of the Annual Meeting, participants should be able to:
1. Evaluate the biological, biomechanical, psychological and behavioral changes accompanying exercise in both normal and pathological states.
2. Analyze state-of-the art and innovative basic science, applied science, and clinical medicine in the areas of exercise, fitness, health, and physical performance.
3. Compare new approaches and perspectives concerning exercise science and sports medicine through interactive discussions with scientists and clinicians in related fields.
4. Recognize the importance of basic science research as it relates to diseases and conditions that exist due to physical inactivity.
5. Assess how physical activity research and practice can contribute to public health.
6. Develop a treatment plan using current recommendations to prescribe effective exercise and physical activity plans to patients with different types of diabetes in order to improve glycemic control.
7. Formulate a plan to implement physical activity as a vital sign in order to increase physical activity assessment and counseling as a part of routine health care delivery.
8. Develop a plan for office-based physical activity promotion in order to effectively assess, prescribe, and refer patients for physical activity programs in the community in order to enhance health and prevent disease.
9. Determine a treatment plan for application of ultrasound guided injections in order to provide treatment for musculoskeletal disorders.
10. Evaluate appropriate diagnostic and treatment strategies for athletes with concussions in order to provide safe return to play recommendations.


Tuesday, May 27 – 9am-9pm
Wednesday, May 28 – 8am-9pm
Thursday, May 29 – 8am-9:30pm
Friday, May 30 – 8am-10pm
Saturday, May 31 – 8am-12pm


Orange County Convention Center at Rosen Centre Hotel
9840 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 996-9840