33rd Annual Magic City Sports Medicine Conference

Saturday, May 18, 2024 | 7:30AM – 5:30PM | Mansfield Health Education Center | Billings, MT


Be sure to save the date for the next Magic City Sports Medicine Conference, coming up May 18, 2024.

The Annual Magic City Sports Medicine Conference is an annual sports medicine conference that focuses on the education of athletic trainers, physical therapists and other allied health care fields.


33rd Annual Magic City Sports Medicine Conference

May 18th, 2024

Theme: Connecting Regional Culture with Sports Medicine

Conference Objectives:

  • Examine multiple sources and perspectives to understand how Native Americans are represented in today’s society with their actual customs, traditions, and way of life.
  • Recognizing different cultural attitudes, beliefs, and expectations so that health care professionals can modify their professional behavior accordingly to reflect their sensitivity to their patients’ needs.
  • Discuss through question and answer format that understanding different cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds can help healthcare providers provide better quality of care.
  • Differentiate between pediatric and adult ACL reconstructions
  • Demonstrate through hands-on practice the design and modification of splints for the upper extremity.
  • Design and implement a preventative and reconditioning program for various injuries.
  • Describe and demonstrate proper fitting/adjusting on the most common braces for orthopedic injuries.
  • Identify specific nutrition concepts that are specific to athletes.

Conference Information:

Time: Time: 8:00 am – 5:00PM

Refreshments: Coffee/Tea, snack and Lunch provided

Speaker Line- Up: Conference Emcee: Jim Elliott, MD

  • Native American Athlete – past, present and future – Featuring Dr. Wade Davies, Ryan Wetzel & Kola Bad Bear
  • Contemporary Treatments in Sports Medicine – Ben Phipps, MD
  • Pediatric ACL Repairs – Josh Bowler, MD
  • Acute Management of Dislocations – Steve Klepps, MD
  • Interactive Lab: Making Orthopedic Splints – Garrett Baldry, OT and Kailey Lewis Smith, OT
  • Interactive Lab: Performance Programming– Dayne Dyer, CSCS & Justin Smith, CSCS
  • Interactive Lab: Braces – How to fit and adjust orthopedic braces – Ross Powell and Austin Ray
  • Nutrition in Sport: Anna Kasperick, RD

BOC Compliance Statements

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

BOC Continuing Education Credits available. PT credits available. NSCA Credits Pending Approval.

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 SCL Health St. Vincent, 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.

$90/person before May 1st, 2024

$100/person after May 1st, 2024

Lunch will be provided.

For Conference Details Contact:

Stacy Molt, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS

(406) 281-0714


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