Fairview Sports Medicine Grand Rounds/Regular Scheduled Series (RSS)

2019 Sports Medicine Grand Rounds/RSS

Most Wednesdays
7 - 8 a.m.

Physicians, rehabilitation specialists, certified athletic trainers and others present weekly on the latest in orthopedic and sports medicine. Wide-ranging topics address primary-care concerns affecting sports participation, as well as surgical and nonsurgical musculoskeletal conditions.

Fairview Sports Medicine Grand Rounds/RSS is open to health professionals and students at no charge. Continuing education credits are available for physicians and certified athletic trainers. Physical therapists/assistants, occupational therapists, physician assistants and nurses may claim credit based on their individual state practice acts.

February 20, 2019   
The Athlete's Mind: Raising Awareness of Mental Health Management in the Student Athlete
Jake Wessels, MD    

February 27, 2019   
Winter of Discontent: Treating Ski and Snowboard Injuries                                     
Jarrod Yamanaka, MD                                 

March 6, 2019         
Sports Medicine Journal Club - Upper Extremity Athlete                                                                

March 13, 2019       
Volleyball: The Biomechanics and Late Stage Rehab                                             
Jill Greenfield, PT, DPT                               

March 20, 2019       
The Long Forgotten Thoracic Spine: 4 areas of clinical application                         
Brian Gahlon, PT, DPT, CSCS

March 27, 2019       
UCL injury in the Overhead Athlete               
Ryan Hess, MD

April 3, 2019           
Sports Medicine Journal Club - Athletic Spine                                                                 

April 10, 2019         
Patellar Tendinopathy Rehabilitation – To Load or Not to Load?                             
Chee Vang, PT, DPT, CSCS

April 17, 2019         
Update on Dry Needling                             
Anthony Vertalino, PT, Cert. SMT, Cert. DN  AMSSM

*While we try hard to remain consistent, speakers and topics are subject to change

Live location is Fairview Southdale Hospital, Lower Level, International Room

Questions? Contact Heidi Beckendorf, hbecken1@fairview.org


Fairview Health Services is accredited by the Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This live educational activity is designated for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity.

Physical Therapists/Assistants

This educational activity qualifies for 1.0 Category 1 credits under Minnesota rule MN Rule 5601.2400, Subpart 1, A.

Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this educational activity .

Occupational Therapists

This educational activity qualifies for 1.0 contact hours under Minnesota Statute 148.6443 Continuing Educational requirements.

Athletic Trainers

Fairview Sports and Orthopedic Care (BOC AP#: P8345) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to
Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should only claim those hours actually spent in the educational program.


Fairview Health Services is an Approved Sponsor of Continuing Education for the Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners.