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       Big Sky and the BSATSMC were a great success!

2023 BSATSMC Dates are January 28th – February 2nd, Registration fee TBD

Registration  

Registration for 2023 will be through the Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine at Western Michigan University beginning in August of 2022.  Registration fees are yet to be determined.

2020 was a successful conference with over 280 registrants and 25 Sponsors.

To download the program booklet, click on 2022 BSATSMC in upper right corner of the home page.  More information on presentations and poster abstracts will be found under “Conference Information” and then click on “Abstracts and Presentations” pdf copies of the presentations will be downloadable from there.  Each author of the materials found there have given their permission for you to download their work.  Please respect their work and if used, please give them credit.

Continuing Education  

In support of improving patient care, the 2022 activity was been planned and implemented by Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine and Jeffrey S Monroe, LLC. Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Credit Amount Subject to change.

Inter-professional Continuing Education

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners received 19.5 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

Physicians

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine designated this activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physician Assistants

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity was designated for 19.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits.

Nurses

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine designated this activity for 19.5 contact hours for nurses.

Athletic Trainers  

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide Continuing Education to Athletic Trainers (ATs). This program is eligible for a maximum of 19.5 hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Discounted Flights to Bozeman, MT are were available through Delta Airlines: 

Delta Air Lines was pleased to offer special discounts for BSATSMC

Ground Transportation:

Karst Stage agreed to give the BSATSMC Attendees and their families and friends discounted shuttle service from Bozeman Airport to Big Sky Resort.

  Non-Discrimination Statement:

The Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference (BSATSMC) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, military status, sexual orientation or age.  The BSATSMC is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in all aspects of its continuing education activities. Participants who have special needs are encouraged to contact program organizers so that all reasonable efforts to accommodate these needs can be made.

WHAT WE OFFER

2022 Registrations are now being accepted

Information on presenting at the 2022 Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference

This meeting is intended to be a free communication among interested Sports Medicine professionals. Most attendees will be Athletic Trainers, Allied Medicine Professionals and Physicians.

Requests to present at the 2023 BSATSMC will be reviewed by the Planning Committee.  If interested, please forward an abstract and two objectives of your proposed presentation to Jeffrey S Monroe at jsmonroe@bsatsmc.org. Please consider the 2023 BSATSMC if interest in presenting new research, case studies, or a major literature review.

Unfortunately at this time there will be no stipends or travel reimbursement given for speakers who present.  For further questions, please contact Jeffrey Monroe at jsmonroe@bsatsmc.org.

Poster presentations are due December 15th, 2021

Details on poster format and posting are available from Jeffrey Monroe at jsmonroe@bsatsmc.org.  It is imperative that you have notified the BSATSMC of your intentions by December 1st. Original research is encouraged in Concussions and related Athletic Training Domains.

More Details on Poster Presentations:

  • Deadline for Abstracts for Posters will be December 15th, 2021
    • Upon receipt of the abstract, the Planning Committee will determine its’ acceptance.
    • Concussion posters are encouraged, along with significant case studies, all topics are welcome.
    • Once approved, final poster is to be submitted by January 10th, 2022, for final approval.
    • Regular updates on all poster presentation submissions will be via email throughout December and January.
    • Questions should be directed to: Jeffrey S Monroe at jsmonroe@bsatsmc.org
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Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors!