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Staying Competitive for the Long Run:

Strategies for the Seasoned Athlete

Brooke BennettThis year's Sports Medicine Conference focuses on athletes who want to continue to achieve their best in their desired sport or athletic field, as well as active adults who want to optimize their exercise and training. Three-time Olympic Winner Brooke Bennett will kick off our premiere one-day conference by sharing her personal athletic journey and how she is currently training to return to a national competition fitness level. Also, you won't want to miss the impressive line-up of professionals who will speak on topics including nutrition, supplements, injury prevention and the latest techniques in sports injury medicine for the seasoned athlete. This conference is designed to appeal to active adults, the serious athlete and the professionals who work with athletes. Continuing education credits will be offered for physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, nurses, physician assistants and physicians.

Keynote Presentation: Better Than Before - Returning to the National Level in My 30s

The featured speaker for the 2013 BayCare Sports Medicine conference will be Brooke Bennett.

Brooke Bennett was just 16 when she won her first gold medal at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta in swimming. The three-time gold medal winner will tell her story about how she continues to stay fit and competitive. Brooke is currently training for the 2016 Olympics, where she is hoping to make a big splash.

Other presentations during the day-long seminar include:

  • Top Ten Nutrient Deficiencies that Affect Seasoned Athletes' Performance and Aging, Steven Masley, MD, Integrative Medicine/Nutritionist
  • Prevention/Treatment of Common Foot and Ankle Injuries in Athletes, Matthew Swick, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
  •  Improving Mental Performance in Sports: Lessons from Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, Nick Dewan, MD, Sports Psychologist
  • Osteoarthritis: Addressing "Wear and Tear" Arthritis and Joint Pain, Koco Eaton, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
  • The Heart of the Seasoned Athlete, Augustine Agocha, MD, PhD, Cardiologist
  • Exercise as Medicine: An Exercise Prescription for Long Term Health, Kevin Elder, MD, Family Medicine/Sports Medicine
  • Tendon Problems in the Seasoned Athlete, Douglas Carlan, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon

Register today for this exciting one-day conference.

Fees: (includes continental breakfast and lunch)

Athletes and Active Adults: $40
CME/CEU Attendees: $65

  • Physicians and physician assistants – 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (St. Anthony’s Hospital is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Anthony’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.)
  • Nurses – 5.5 CEUs
  • Physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, radiology technologists – 6.5 CEUs

Sorry, no refunds for cancellations.

This conference is made possible by donations from Morton Plant Mease Foundation, St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation and St. Joseph's Hospitals Foundation.


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2013 BayCare Sports Medicine Conference

Saturday, August 3, 2013
Registration and Continental Breakfast, 7am
Conference 8am-4pm

Hilton Hotel Carillon Park
Picasso Ballroom
950 Lake Carillon Drive
St. Petersburg, FL 33716


For More Information:
(888) 885-8889


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