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CME ACCREDITATION

 

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American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) CME Credit Statement
This Live activity, Ironman® Sports Medicine Conference, with a beginning date of October 5, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

AMA/AAFP Equivalency
 AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award.  When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1. 

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National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) Board of Certification (BOC).

The Ironman Sports Medicine Conference and CMX Travel & Meetings are Approved Providers (Approved Provider P8717)  and are qualified to offer Category A continuing education (CE) activities to BOC Certified Athletic Trainers.

The BOC designates this live activity with up to 20 hours of BOC approved CME Credits for Athletic Trainers. Attendees should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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This course is approved for CME Credit by the AANPCP for up to 25 hours of CME Credit towards the Certification Program.

cme credits  Non Physicians CME Credit
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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objectives

COURSE OVERVIEW
The purpose of this course is to present cutting edge information in the areas of sports medicine, exercise science and common sports related injury and illness that family physicians can directly apply to the care of their active and athletic patients. At the conclusion of the course, participants will be invited to apply lessons learned to the care of athletes competing in the Ironman® World Triathlon Championships as volunteers in the Ironman® Medical tent. They will be allowed to volunteer for 5 hours in the tent under the direct supervision of the Ironman® Conference Faculty. This 5-hour "mini-internship" allows the participant to see hands on application of the material learned in the course.

COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe recent advances regarding various medical problems and their impact on the athlete and exercise performance.
  2. Identify current recommendations for proper nutrition in active and athletic patients.
  3. Illustrate key skills in the diagnosis and management of common musculoskeletal problems encountered by family physicians.
  4. Diagnose common problems encountered by endurance athletes and effectively treat these conditions.
  5. Define common medical-legal issues relevant to the sports medicine physician.
TARGET AUDIENCE INTENDED AUDIENCE
The curriculum is directed to Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, PM&R, Orthopedics specialists as well as Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Physicians Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Exercise Scientists and others who want to earn Continuing Medical Education from leading experts in the field of Primary Care and Sports Medicine.

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