Educational funding for this conference is provided in part by the

Greene County Medical Society Foundation

This program has been designed to provide healthcare professionals an in-depth look at advances in sports medicine surgical care and research, including advances in ACL surgery. The discussion will be lead by keynote speaker, Dr. Michael Hartman, MD. 

The information presented will include practical applications for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, athletic trainers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and other health care professionals seeking to enhance the care of this patient population.

For more conference information, contact Ashley Larkin at 417-269-7134 or

According to the education levels described by the PDC, the following continuing education course is considered to be Advanced.
Americans with Disabilities Act: If you have special needs addressed by this act, please notify us at least two weeks before this offering so that reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate your needs.
Note: Please bring a sweater or jacket due to variations in temperature and personal preferences.

2019 CoxHealth Sports Medicine Conference

April 4, 2019 ● 8:30 am – 11:00 am

Foster Auditorium, Cox Medical Center South



7:45 a.m.

Registration, Sign-In, and Breakfast Served

8:25 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

8:30 a.m.

Topic: Current Concepts in the Operative Treatment of ACL Injuries

Dr. Michael Hartman, MD

Invited Faculty


9:30 a.m.


9:35 a.m.

Topic: Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions and the Athlete

Crystal Warren, PT

Invited Faculty

10:20 a.m.


10:25 a.m.

Topic: The Performing Arts Athlete

Marilyn Moore-Mosby, PT

Invited Faculty


11:10 a.m.

Closing Remarks and Completion of Evaluation

11:25 a.m.


Dr. Michael Hartman, MD is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and fellowship-trained in sports medicine. He currently serves as the team orthopaedic surgeon for the New Orleans Saints, he leads the sports medicine division of the Louisiana State University Healthcare Network, and serves as associate professor and residency program director of orthopaedic surgery at Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Dr. Hartman is especially interested in arthroscopic surgery with emphasis on knee ligament (ACL) reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, shoulder instability, and cartilage injuries.


Marilyn Moore-Mosby, PT

Physical Therapitst

OP Ortho Therapy


Crystal Warren, PT

Physical Therapist

Ozark Therapy Services


CoxHealth designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CoxHealth Education Center (BOC AP#: P3362) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 2.5 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

CoxHealth Education Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

2.75 nursing contact hours will be awarded

This program has been approved by the Arkansas Board of Physical Therapy for 2.5 contact hours and it is deemed equivalent by the Missouri Board of Healing Arts per 4 CSR 150-3.203-5A.

This program meets the criteria for category 2.3 (attending employer-provided, workplace continuing education) Professional Development Unit activities for NBCOT© and, qualifies as 2.5 contact hours (equivalent to 2.5 NBCOT©  Professional Development Units).

Please Note: In an effort to reduce participant fees, no handouts or presentation notes will be distributed at the conference. Click on the desired presentation title name to open the note file in a new tab. You may choose to download these to an electronic device or print them for your personal use.


Current Concepts in the Operative Treatment of ACL Injuries ; Dr. Michael Hartman, MD


Pelvic Floor and the Female Athlete; Crystal Warren, PT


The Performing Arts Athletics; Marilyn Moore-Mosby, PT


Ashley Larkin, RNC-OB, BSN
Nurse Manager/Conference Coordinator
CoxHealth Education Center

Triesa Massey, MHA
Medical Staff Education Coordinator
Medical Staff Services

Victor Pardue, BS, ACSM, AFAA
Fitness Manager
CoxHealth Fitness Centers

Jason Pyrah, MS, ATC, CSCS
CoxHealth Sports Medicine

John Throckmorton, PT
Outpatient Therapy Director
CoxHealth Meyer Center

Michael Weston, RN, BSN, MHA
Musculoskeletal Service Line Administrative Director

Shannon L. Woods, MD
Physician Planner
Sports Medicine
Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

Kristi Vandeloecht PTA, GC CDR, MS
Clinical Therapist Educator
CoxHealth Rehab Services

All speakers and planning committee members (and their spouse or significant others) for this activity have indicated they do not have any conflicts of interest or significant financial affiliations with any pharmaceutical or medical device companies. Planning committee members and speakers have created this activity without bias or influence from all external commercial entities. No conflicts were noted that would exclude the speakers or the planning committee members from this activity.

Cancellations received in writing to by March 29, 2019 will be entitled to a full refund. After this time, a $25 processing fee will be withheld. No refunds will be made the day of the conference. No shows will be charged the full conference fee.

In the event the Education Center cancels or reschedules an event, participants are entitled to a full refund or the participant may transfer registration to the next scheduled activity.
CoxHealth is not responsible for travel, hotel, booking fees, or other cancellation fees for registrants when an activity is cancelled.

All refunds must be received in writing via email or by calling the Education Center.