Department of Orthopaedics


The Emory Sports Medicine Symposium is here for everyone!

This hybrid symposium 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!



  • Care of the College Athlete: Best Practices
  • Developing a Healthy Youth Athlete: Working on Solutions
  • Adult Recreational Athlete: Optimizing Patient Selection


  • Advanced Care for the NCAA Athlete
  • Rehab Strategies
  • Care of the Tennis Player and Overhead Athlete
  • Research Study Presentations
  • Case Study Presentations
  • Primary Care/Urgent Care Track: Injection Hands On Workshop
  • Primary Care/Urgent Care Track: Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop
  • Primary Care/Urgent Care Track: Casting and Splinting Hands On Workshop

The Sports Medicine CME Meeting for 2024 has been cancelled.  The CME Meeting will resume for 2025.  

For questions, please contact:

Alena Naff MS, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer – Ortho, Spine, Sports Med


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.

"Please note this agenda is subject to change."


Learn more about our keynote speaker and presenting faculty.

Abstract Submission

Submit your Research or Case Study abstracts for presentation in a rapid fire format!
Due date is April 15, 2023


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.