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Tenth Annual Central PA Sports Medicine Symposium

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022

University Conference Center

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine
30 Conference Dr.
Hershey, PA 17033

Internet Live Course

This training will be offered as a live online course, with details provided to registered participants in advance of the event. If you do not receive communications, check your eeds account or junk mail.

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The purpose of this event is to update health care providers on conditions commonly encountered in the care of high school and college athletes.


Participants are saying
“Conference featured a variety of content relevant to today’s practices.”
2021 participant
  • Athletic trainers
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Orthopaedic surgeons
  • Physical therapists
  • Physician assistants
  • Physicians

Course Director

Robert Gallo, MD, MHA
Professor, Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Penn State Adult Bone and Joint Institute


Participants are saying
“I thought the conference was well organized and the presentations were great. Very relevant to current topics in sports medicine.”
2021 participant

Joseph Andrie, MD
Assistant Professor
Penn State College of Medicine
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

Tanya A. Deihl, ATC, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant and Athletic Trainer
Physical Therapy

Dawn L. Gesford
Education Program Specialist
Penn State College of Medicine
Continuing Education

Trish Young
Administrative Associate
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation


The fee is $115 per person, $50 for athletic trainers and includes the cost of instruction and online handout materials.

Payment is required at the time of registration. If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at

Registrations received after Monday, August 1, 2022, will incur a $25 late fee.

Cancellations received after Tuesday, July 26, 2022, will be assessed a $25 processing fee.

No refunds will be made for cancellations received after Friday, August 5, 2022.

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Join us in Hershey

Hershey is conveniently located in central Pennsylvania, just 90 minutes from Baltimore and Philadelphia, two hours from Washington, D.C., and three hours from New York City.


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The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, the University will refund any program registration fees paid but cannot be held responsible for any related costs, charges or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies.

Program registrants who are experiencing illness or have been exposed to anyone who is ill should contact the Continuing Education office before attending any in-person activities.


Content and speakers for all programs are subject to change. Registrants will be notified of any significant updates.


On-campus educational activities provided by Penn State College of Medicine Continuing Education are required to follow health care facility guidelines, including masks. Off-campus events provided by Penn State College of Medicine Continuing Education follow the COVID-19 requirements of that venue, which may not require masks. We ask that all participants respect that some attendees may still choose to wear masks for off-campus activities. Check the venue website for the latest requirements and recommendations. Please do not attend this activity if you have symptoms or have been exposed to someone with COVID-19. By attending the activity, you attest that you do not have any symptoms suggestive of COVID-19, which may include fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, loss of taste, loss of smell or any other sign of illness.

Access (ADA)

Penn State encourages people with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. Participants who anticipate needing any type of special accommodation or who have questions about the physical access provided should contact the Continuing Education office at least one week in advance of participation or visit.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest (COI and Educational Balance)

It is Penn State policy to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all educational programs. Faculty and course directors have disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial companies, and Penn State has a process in place to mitigate any conflict of interest. Complete faculty disclosure will be provided to program participants at the beginning of the activity.

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