The Musician Symposium


Date & Location
Sunday, April 2, 2017 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM   The Micheli Center, Waltham, MA

Overview

At Boston Children’s Sports Medicine Division, we care for athletes, performing artists and musicians of all ages and abilities. We recognize the physical commitment musicians make in class, rehearsal and performance, and we are dedicated to improving the prevention and treatment of their injuries.

The first multidisciplinary musician’s symposium of its kind, the program will provide a thorough review of wrist and hand injuries unique to musicians, available diagnostic testing and treatments, prevention techniques and psychological issues associated with injury.

We look forward to seeing you on April 2 at The Micheli Center.



Objectives
  1. Describe the injuries unique to musicians of various disciplines
  2. Understand the diagnostic testing available for these injuries, including physical examination, ultrasound, and nerve conduction studies
  3. Detail the various surgical and nonsurgical treatments available for musicians with injuries
  4. Acknowledge that there are larger issues surrounding injuries, including techniques for prevention as well as the psychology of returning after an injury

Registration

Space is limited. 

Registration for this course is $75 per person.



Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, Boston Children's Hospital 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.

PT accreditation pending.