Department of Orthopaedics


The Emory Sports Medicine Symposium is here for everyone!

It is a high level multi-disciplinary conference targeted to physical therapists, athletic trainers, primary care providers, sports medicine providers, researchers, and allied sports-health specialists. Presenting faculty include national and international experts in sports medicine along with Emory Sports Medicine faculty who are team physicians for the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Dream, Gwinnett Stripers, Georgia Tech, Emory University and many area high schools and programs. The program also incorporates rehabilitation specialists, athletic trainers, and researchers from the Emory Sports Performance and Research Center (SPARC). Individual practitioners and healthcare teams will learn practical strategies for improved interventions, optimal patient care and outcomes.

We also invite students, coaches, athletes, and anyone else interested in learning about sports medicine to join!


  • College, Professional, and Olympic Athletes (Saturday morning)
  • Adult Recreational Athletes (Saturday afternoon)
  • Youth and High School Athletes (Sunday morning)


  • Collaborative Cases: Rehab and Physician Approaches
  • Innovative Sports Medicine Research Presentations
  • On Field/Court Case Presentations
  • Woman’s Sports Medicine
  • Sports-Specific Rehabilitation
  • Primary Care/Urgent Care Track (Physical Exam, Injections, Keep or Refer, Innovative Approaches for PCPs)
For registration questions, please send an email to Shirley Miller,


Athletic Trainer questions, please send an email to J'nai Pittman,

Emory Sports Medicine Symposium

Course Information

The 16th Annual Emory Sports Medicine Hybrid Symposium is an interactive evidence and case-based approach to the latest in sports medicine research and patient care.


Learn more about all the different programs and topics available during our conference.


Learn more about our keynote speaker and presenting faculty.

Abstract Submission

Submit your research or case study abstracts for virtual presentation in a rapid fire format!
Submissions due date coming soon!!


Contact Us

Contact us with any questions about the program.


CEUs are available for physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and other healthcare providers.


Learn more about the opportunity to exhibit at the conference.