BIG SKY ATHLETIC TRAINING
The 2020 BSATSMC will be February 2nd -6th, 2020
2020 Program Highlights: “This may be the best Concussion Day programming yet!” Jeff Kutcher MD. Upper Extremity Orthopedic Injuries to the Shoulder… SLAP Lesions, repair, replace, rehab? Other timely topics: Blood Flow Restriction Therapy, Manual Medicine, Biologics, Patella Stability, Throwing Injuries and more.
The Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) is responsible for reviewing and approving the Evidence Based Practice (EBP) program for 2020 Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference.
The provider number for 2019 Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference is P8417. The 2019 Clinical program was approved for 23.5 EBP CEUs.
Physicians/Physical Therapists/Physician Assistants and other Allied Health Personnel:
In support of improving patient care, this activity is being planned and when approved, will be implemented by Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine and the Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference.
Registration Fee of $100:
Registration Fee of only $100 is possible because of the strong contributions of our sponsors.However, those who have limited finances should request a Registration Fee Waiver. Refunds will be given to anyone who registers and pays but is unable to attend.
Please note that the BSATSMC Room Block on Big Sky Resort Properties ends, effective January 1st, 2020. The published rates under “Accommodations” will still be honored for BSATSMC Attendees, but housing blocks may be full. Remember to tell reservations you are with the BSATSMC to receive the discounted rates.
Lift Ticket Purchases:
The BSATSMC is pleased to offer the opportunity for all Attendees and their guests to purchase discounted lift tickets for the 2019 BSATSMC. Got to the link: BSATSMC Lift Tickets and follow the instructions online. It is best to buy early, but you can buy lift tickets up through the end of the conference from this site only. All prices at the Big Sky Resort Ticket Windows will be full price.
Ski/Board Equipment Rental Discounts:
Upon arrival to Big Sky Resort, go to the Snowcrest Building at the Base of Lone Mountain near the Mountain Mall and follow the signs to Equipment Rental. Tell the attendants you are with the BSATSMC and want the discounted rental rates as follows:
- $37 Standard Ski/Board Package
- $51 High Performance Ski/Board Package
- $65 Demo Ski/Board only
- $76 Demo Ski/Board Package
- $26 Children’s (ages 6 and under)
- $32 Junior (ages 7-14)
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.
Highlights of 2020 Program
- Sunday, February 2nd:
- Morning program begins with selected presentations
- Super Bowl Party and Reception, 4:00 pm, open to all families and friends
- Monday, February 3rd:
- Sponsored Scientific Presentations
- Selected Professional Presentations
- Sponsor’s Reception, attendees encouraged to participate
- Tuesday, February 4th:
- Concussion Updates
- Wednesday, February 5th:
- Orthopedic Day Presentations
- Thursday, February 6th:
- Orthopedic and Selected Professional Presentations
Please go to “Conference Information” and select “Conference Schedule” for detailed programming.
Registrations are now being accepted!
Information on presenting at the 2020 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 2020 BSATSMC are no longer being reviewed by the Planning Committee. Please consider the 2021BSATSMC if interest in presenting new research, case studies, or a major literature review for next year.
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 email@example.com.
Final Poster presentations are now due January 1st, 2020
Increased sponsorship has allowed the BSATSMC to now cover the printing and production costs for poster presentations. Details on poster format and posting are available from Jeffrey Monroe at firstname.lastname@example.org. It is imperative that you have notified the BSATSMC of your intentions by December 1st with an abstract of your presentation. Original research is encouraged in Concussions and related Athletic Training Domains.