Application submission has now ended for the 2021 Class of AMSSM Fellows. New Fellows will be announced to the AMSSM membership after the first of the year and honored at the 2021 Annual Meeting.
Applications for the FAMSSM Designation will be available on an annual basis. Please contact Kristin Ragsdale with any questions regarding the FAMSSM application.
AMSSM Collaborate online community provides a forum for year-long connection, giving members the chance to have conversations, share resources and make connections with your peers.
The AMSSM National Fellow Online Lecture Series features talks from national experts on fundamental sports medicine topics pertinent to fellowship training and sports medicine board certification. Go to the collaborate.amssm.org site and view the available lectures in the Upcoming Events area.
Congratulations to Co-principal investigators Drs. John Leddy, Christina Master and William Meehan on the successful completion of their 2017 AMSSM CRN $300,000 Research Grant: “Sub-symptom aerobic exercise therapy to improve recovery from acute sport-related concussion: a randomized controlled trial.”
Key findings suggest that prescribing sub-symptom threshold physical activity shortly after an athlete sustains a concussion can accelerate recovery from a sports related concussion and reduce the risk of delayed recovery. The investigators recently published their primary findings in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health.
On behalf of the AMSSM Research Committee, we are pleased to announce the three recipients of the 2021-2022 AMSSM Young Investigator Awards.
Congratulations to all three recipients!
Sherilyn DeStefano, MD – Screening for Sexual Violence among College Students
Andrea Kussman, MD – The Healthy Rower Project: A Prospective Study to Identify Risk Factors for Rib Stress Injuries and Low Back Pain in Rowers
Rondy Lazaro, MD – Comparison of Ultrasound-Guided Intraarticular Hip Injections with and without Prior Local Anesthesia: A Randomized Controlled Trial
AMSSM Minority Resarch Grant
Deadline for the AMSSM Minority Research Grant Application is February 11, 2022 by 5pm ET.
*All applications should be submitted through the AMSSM Grant Portal. Please contact AMSSM Research Program Manager: Sarah Sund, [email protected] with any questions.
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