Contact Media Relations 614-293-3737
January 23, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will host a meeting and practicum focusing on the treatment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries on Wednesday (1/25) from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute located at 2835 Fred Taylor Drive.
Presented by OSU Sports Medicine, the meeting will highlight injury prevention and screening, evidence-based surgical and conservative interventions for ACL injuries and progression from acute injury management through return to sport.
Dr. Lyle Micheli will be the keynote speaker, and is a clinical professor of orthopedic surgery at Harvard Medical School. He co-chaired the International Olympic Committee consensus on the health and fitness of young people through physical activity and sport.
Other speakers include:
- James Borchers, MD
- Stephanie DiStasi, PhD, PT
- Kate Glaws, PT
- Josh Hoffman
- Christopher Kaeding, MD
- Caroline Lewis, PT, AT
- Robert Magnussen, MD
- Kristy Pottkotter, PT
- Laura Schmitt, PhD, PT
To register, visit https://go.osu.edu/acl2017.
Media Contact: Alexis Shaw, OSU Wexner Medical Center Public Affairs and Media Relations, 614-293-3737, Alexis.Shaw2@osumc.edu