CME: Combative Sports Medicine


Atlantic Sports Health in collaboration with the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board is pleased to announce the 2nd annual Combative Sports Medicine Symposium: Ringside Basics: What Every Ringside Physician Should Know.

CME: Combative Sports Medicine
Atlantic Sports Health
111 Madison Avenue
Morristown, New Jersey
May 3, 2013


8:00am – 8:20am: Introduction to Combat Sports Medicine, Damion Martins, M.D. / Sheryl Wulkan, M.D.

8:25am – 8: 40am: Opening Remarks: A Commissioner’s Viewpoint Commissioner Aaron Davis, New Jersey State Athletic Control Board (NJSACB)

8:45am – 9:30am: A Fighter/Trainer’s Perspective On Medical Issues in Combat Sports

9:35am – 10:05am: Legal Issues in Combat Sports, What every ringside physician should know: Nicholas Lembo , Legal Counsel, Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC)
10:05am – 10:15am BREAK

10:20am – 11:10am: Facial Lacerations and ENT Issues in Combat Sports Medicine: Kenneth Remsen, M.D., F.AC.S. and Howard Taylor, M.D., F.A.CS.

11:15am – 12:05pm: Eye Trauma in Combat Sports: Injuries and Treatment Bruce Zagelbaum, M.D.

12:10 -1:00 pm: Communicable Diseases In Contact Sports with a Focus on Blood Borne Pathogens: Dean Padavan, M.D.
1:00pm – 1:30pm: LUNCH

1:40pm – 2:30pm: Neurologic Concerns in Combat Sports Medicine, Charles Prestigiacomo, M.D. , F.A.C.S.
2:35pm – 3:25pm: Orthopedic Concerns in Combat Sports, Michael Kelly, D.O.

3:30 – 4:00pm: Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation for Combat Sports, Michael Holmgren

4:05pm – 4:55pm: Responsibilities of the Ringside Physician on Fight Night: Steven Oxler, M.D.

5:00pm – 5:15pm:BREAK

5:20pm – 6:00pm: Ringside Acuity: Fight Clips with Discussion Sheryl Wulkan, MD.

This entry was posted in Events and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.