Osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the leading causes of disability in adults in the United States and knee OA specifically is ranked within the top 10 non-communicable diseases for global disability-adjusted life years.
13-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
AMSSM President Jon Divine, MD, MS participated in the Bystander “Stop the Bleed” National Forum held at the White House in Washington, D.C., on October 6, 2015.
8-Oct-2015 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) selected Alison Brooks, MD, MPH and James MacDonald, MD as the two Junior Traveling Fellows for AMSSM’s International Traveling Fellowship program tour to South Africa. Drs. Brooks and...
8-Oct-2015 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Collaborates with Wilderness Medical Society for Thematic Issue
The Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine (CJSM) and the Journal of Wilderness & Environmental Medicine co-published The Preparticipation Evaluation of the Wilderness Athlete and Adventurer thematic issue this month. The 13-article issue is the result...
9-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
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 Add to Favorites
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 Add to Favorites
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 Add to Favorites
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 Add to Favorites
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
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Concussion Expert Available: 5 Things to Ask Your Doctor if You’ve Been or Think You’ve Been Concussed
12-Dec-2012 3:15 PM EST