2019 Conference Theme

Theme: Young Warriors. Pediatric Sports Medicine

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Continuing Education Course for Sports Medicine Health Care providers including Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Chiropractors, Massage Therapists, and Physical Therapy Aides.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize common orthopedic conditions in Pediatric Athletes
  • Summarize the implications of early sport specialization as it relates to performance and patterns of injury.
  • Explain the epidemiology including an overview of the conditions associated with Sudden Cardiac Death in young athletes
  • Discuss the epidemiology of Medical Conditions in pediatric athletes
  • Appraise the legal considerations in sports medicine pertinent to youth athletes
  • Recommend and recognize the ideal preventative and reconditioning exercises for common orthopedic conditions.

Continuing Education Credits

7.75 BOC Category A Credits 0.8 NSCA CEUs in Category A (C1065-Y18B1)

Additional Objectives


Conference Emcee – James Elliott, MD

Time Title
7:00 AM – 8:00 AMRegistration
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM“Pediatric Pitfalls” - Ben Phipps, MD
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM“Orthopedic Childhood Conditions” – Heather Hansen, MD
9:30 AM – 9:45 AMBREAK
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM“Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes” – Ronald Henckel, MD
10:30 AM – 11:15 PM“Legal Considerations in Sports Medicine ” – Russ Richardson, ATC
11:15 PM – 12:00 PM“Medical Conditions for Pediatric Athletes” – Kelsey Hoffman, MD
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMLunch Provided by Yellowstone Kelly’s
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM“Panel Discussion: Pediatric Patient Q & A ” – Ben Phipps, MD, Heather Hansen, MD, Ronald Henckel, MD, Russ Richardson, ATC & Kelsey Hoffman, MD Moderated by Steven Klepps, MD
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM“Reconditioning Components for Youth Warriors”
A: Overhead Athletes: Throwing Considerations in Athletes - Tommy Salazar, PT
B: Return to Sport - Lauren Hasquet, PT
C: Running Analysis - Jaimee Turley, PT
D. Back Pain in the Young Athlete - Gwenna Peters, PT and Travis Laird, PT

BOC Compliance Statements

BOC & CSCS Continuing Education Credits available. PT credits cannot be pre-approved. Certificates will be emailed by July 1st after completion of the post conference survey and verification of attendance.

AMP Policies

AMP Cancellation policy

A full refund is provided to all participants who cancel at least 5 days in advance. Written notice is to be provided to the conference coordinator.

AMP Grievance Policy

Any attendees who are dissatisfied with the programming should report the specifics of their dissatisfaction to the coordinator of the specific programming within 10 business days of the programming.

The coordinator of the programming has 10 business days to investigate the grievance & address the attendees concerns.

AMP Non Discrimination Statement

Athletic Medicine and Performance (AMP) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, military status, sexual orientation or age. AMP is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in all aspects of its continuing education activities. Participants who have special needs are encouraged to contact program organizers so that all reasonable efforts to accommodate these needs can be made.

Ortho Montana is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers.

AMP Conflict of Interest

Athletic Medicine and Performance (AMP) is a partnership of St. Vincent Healthcare, Ortho Montana, and Yellowstone Surgery Center. The staff members of AMP are employees of one of these partnering companies. Through AMP, payment is provided for healthcare services to the Athletic Trainers.

This conference is sponsored by AMP, Athletic Medicine & Performance.

How to Register



Pricing Per

$90.00/person register by May 1
$120.00/person on May 18

Breakfast/Lunch Provided

Register Online

For more information contact

Stacy Molt


Mansfield Health Education Center
St. Vincent Healthcare Campus
2900 12th Ave. North #30W, Billings, MT