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American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Testifies on Bill To Protect Sports Medicine Professionals Across State Lines

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The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) testified before the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee on HR 921, the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act.
9-Dec-2015 10:20 AM EST Add to Favorites

Viscosupplementation Recommended For Appropriate Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

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 Invited to White House for “Stop the Bleed” Roundtable

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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

AMSSM 2015 International Sports Medicine Traveling Fellows Head to South Africa

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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 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 Add to Favorites

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 Add to Favorites

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 Add to Favorites

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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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