Andrews Institute Injuries in Football Virtual Conference

Includes a Live Event on 05/05/2021 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

May 5-7, 2021

5:30pm - 9:30pm



Course Description: 

This is a three-day virtual conference designed for orthopaedic surgeons, athletic trainers, biomechanists, coaches, sports physicians, physiologists, therapists and others who work with athletes in football. Sessions will review current concepts of assessment, treatment, hot topics and functional rehabilitation of the medical and musculoskeletal problems in football players.

Course Objectives:

1.      Discuss operative and non-operative treatments for common upper extremity injuries in the football player.

2.      Recognize the knee anatomy, in-season management and treatment of major ligaments in the knee.

3.      Discuss the treatment and rehabilitation for ankle/foot and core injuries in the football player.

4.      Recognize current medical issues and understand the various treatments of everyday occurrence in sports medicine.

5.      Apply current advances in treatment and rehabilitations of injuries to the football players

Participants have no equipment or materials required to take this education course.



Baptist Health Care is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Baptist Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of (11) hour in AMA PRA Category I creditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses, Occupational Therapists, & Physical Therapists (Florida):

Baptist Hospital, CE Broker provider # 50-183 approves this program for 11 hours credit for nurses and occupational therapists.  Pending credit physical therapists.

Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.

Physical Therapists (Texas):

This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 11.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.



    National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) approved 0.6 CEU(s) in category A for certified individuals attending this event.   

Athletic Trainers 


Andrews Research & Education Foundation P10024 is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 11 EBP Category hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. 


*Handouts and Conference recordings will be available up to 60 days post conference. 

Jeff Allen, M.Ed, ATC

University of Alabama

James Andrews, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Institute

Adam Anz, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Institute

Jeff Baggett, ATC

Scott Burkhart, PsyD

Concussion Program Director

Children's Health Andrews Institute

Ron Courson, ATC, PT, NRAEMT, CSCS

Director of Sports Medicine

University of Georgia

George Davies, DPT, PT, MEd, SCS, ATC, CSCS, PES, FAPTA

Adrian Dixon, DPT, MS, ATC, CSCS

Rehabilitation Coordinator/Assistant Athletic Trainer

Tennessee Titans

Jim Ellis, MD, FACEP

Benton Emblom, MD

Rafael Escamilla, PhD, PT, CSCS, FACSM

Professor of Physical Therapy

California State University

Kevin Farmer, MD

Team Physician

University of Florida

Chad Gilliland, ATC, MSM

Michael Goodlett, MD, FAAFP

Team Physician

Auburn University

Peter Indelicato, MD

Steve Jordan, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Institute

Michael Kordecki, DPT, SCS, ATC


Praxis Physical Therapy and Human Performance

Steven Kronlage, MD

Hand & Extremity Surgery

The Hand Center at FBJS, Andrews Institute

Jim Kyle, MD

Executive Director

The Kyle Group

Jerry Latimer, PhD, ATC, PT

Executive Associate Director of Sports Medicine

Florida State University

Erik Nilssen, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Nilssen Orthopedic Ankle & Foot Center

Connor Norman, PT, DPT, CSCS, NREMT

Physical Therapist

University of Georgia

Daryl Osbahr, MD

Managing Directory & Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery

Rothman Orthopaedic Institute - Florida

Tyler Opitz, DPT, SCS, CSCS

Physical Therapist

Andrews Institute

Roger Ostrander, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Institute

Brian Parker

Director of Education

Taylor Hooton Foundation

Michael Ryan, PT, ATC

Julianne Schmidt, PhD, ATC

Allen Sills, MD, FACS

Chief Medical Officer

National Football League

Paul Silvestri, MS, ATC, LAT

Associate Director of Sports Health

University of Florida

Mike Tankovich, PT, DPT, L/ATC, CSCS

Rehabilitation Coordinator

Seattle Seahawks

Norman Waldrop, III, MD

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Sports Medicine

Kevin Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA

Components visible upon registration.

Conference Support

Gold Level


Bronze Level