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AMSSM Charter Member To Serve As Medical Director for 2015 Special Olympics World Games

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AMSSM Charter Member, Aaron Rubin, MD, is serving as Medical Director for the 2015 Special Olympics World Games LA2015, which will be held in Los Angeles July 25 thru August 2, 2015.
23-Jul-2015 8:55 AM EDT

2015 Award Winners Announced at 24th AMSSM Annual Meeting

The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) presented the following awards during its 24th Annual Meeting at the Diplomat Resort and Spa today (April 19, 2015).
21-Apr-2015 10:00 AM EDT

Keynote Speaker Discusses Exercise and Passing Out: When to Worry

Andre La Gerche, MBBS, PhD, a cardiologist at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne and a senior research fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia will present, “Exercise and Passing Out: When to Worry” today at the 24th Annual Meeting...
19-Apr-2015 6:10 AM EDT

Cincinnati Head Team Physician Installed as AMSSM President

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Jon Divine, MD, was installed today as president of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) during its 24th Annual Meeting at the Diplomat Resort in Hollywood, Fla.
18-Apr-2015 12:00 PM EDT

Research on Effectiveness of a Community-Based Pre-Participation Athletic ECG Screening Program at a Division-I Intercollegiate Program Presented at AMSSM Annual Meeting

Douglas Reeves, MD presented “Effectiveness of a Community-Based Pre-Participation Athletic ECG Screening Program at a Division-I Intercollegiate Program” today at the 24th Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine in...
17-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Presentation Discusses Head Injuries and the Legal Ramifications in Return to Play During AMSSM Annual Meeting

Richard Adler, JD, the attorney that represented then 13-year old Zackery Lystedt and his parents in their legal case that resulted in precedent-setting outcome as well as Washington State’s first-in-the-nation legislation to prevent preventable...
17-Apr-2015 6:00 AM EDT

Michigan Sports Medicine Physician Receives AMSSM’s Top Honor

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The award is bestowed when AMSSM leadership determines that a member exemplifies the best that a sports medicine physician can be and do.
16-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Iowa Researcher Awarded 2015 AMSSM-ACSM Clinical Research Grant

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M. Kyle Smoot, MD, is the 2015 recipient of the AMSSM Foundation-ACSM Foundation Clinical Research Grant for his research titled, “The relationship between muscle damage and acute kidney injury biomarkers in American football players during...
14-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

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Brain Experts to Help Demystify Difficult Brain and Spine Injuries Next Week at 2014 AMSSM Annual Meeting

Post-concussion syndrome (PCS) and spinal cord injuries are complex problems that can present with a variety of symptoms or sequelae. To help demystify some of the debate which exists surrounding the definition of when concussion becomes...
27-Mar-2014 7:00 AM EDT

David Epstein, New York Times Best-Selling Author of ‘The Sports Gene’, to Deliver Presidential Keynote at 2014 AMSSM Annual Meeting

David Epstein, author of the New York Times bestseller, The Sports Gene, will deliver the Presidential Keynote at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans next week.
26-Mar-2014 3:35 PM EDT

Sports Medicine Physician Experts on Winter Sports Injury Prevention & Treatment to Offer Comments During 2014 Olympic Games

Sports medicine physician members of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), who are experts in winter sports injury prevention and treatment, are available for interviews during the Olympic Games.
7-Feb-2014 10:00 AM EST

Concussion Expert Available to Discuss Winter Sports Injuries/Safety

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17-Dec-2012 11:00 AM EST

Concussion Expert Available: 5 Things to Ask Your Doctor if You’ve Been or Think You’ve Been Concussed

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12-Dec-2012 3:15 PM EST

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