Thank You to Our Conference Participants! It is time now to start thinking of presenting at the 2020 BSATSMC.



The 2020 BSATSMC will be February 2nd -6th, 2020

Credentialing Approval:
Athletic Trainers:

The Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) reviewed and APPROVED  the Evidence Based Practice (EBP) program for 2019 Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference.

The provider number for 2019 Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference is P8417.  The 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 has been planned and implemented by Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine and the Big Sky Athletic Training Sports Medicine Conference.

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.   

IPCE Credit 

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners receive 23.5 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change in 2019.


Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

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, no questions asked.    Refunds will be given to anyone who registers and pays but is unable to attend.

Housing Alert!

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:

  • TBD Standard Ski/Board Package
  • TBD High Performance Ski/Board Package
  • $TBD Demo Ski/Board Package
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.

Highlights of 2020 Program (Specifics TBD)

  • Sunday, February 2nd:
    • 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 2019 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 2019 BSATSMC are no longer being reviewed by the Planning Committee.  Please consider the 2020 BSATSMC 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

Poster presentations are now due January 1st, 2019.

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

Poster Presentations abstract submission has been extended through January 1st, 2019.  Original research is encouraged in Concussions and related Athletic Training Domains. Those interested in submitting a poster presentation for 2019 should contact Jeffrey Monroe with an abstract and working title at

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