Primary Care Sports Medicine – On Demand

Primary Care Sports Medicine On Demand

   Member: $75
   Reduced: $50
   Non-member: $100 (FIT, CCA, Emeritus)

Access until December 31, 2022

There are an estimated 5 million active athletes at the high school, collegiate, professional, and master's levels in the United States. As the athletic population continues to expand in all major demographic groups, a larger contingent of practice-ready sports medicine clinicians who understand contemporary cardiovascular care for athletes is needed.

Primary Care Sports Medicine On Demand addresses this need and includes the top sessions for sports medicine practitioners from the popular Care of the Athletic Heart course. With these curated sessions, you will learn about important cardiovascular issues pertinent to primary care sports medicine and improve your athletic ECG interpretation skills.

Primary Care Sports Medicine On Demand includes:

  • Over 10 hours of presentations curated to meet your educational needs
  • Resources to assist you in your daily practice
  • On Demand access to all content until December 31, 2022!

The overall goal of this course is to offer cardiovascular clinicians a core competency-based curriculum through a comprehensive review of best practices in cardiovascular care as well as coverage of the latest updates in cardiovascular disease management.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Utilize physical examination best practices and interpret CV diagnostic evaluations, including ECG, echo, and CXR
  • Identify evidence-based management strategies for patients with acute and chronic cardiovascular disease
  • Determine optimal pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies in the care of patients with cardiovascular disease
  • Distinguish common pharmacological agents used in the care of high-volume subsets of CV patients such as DAPT, ATC, supplements, and diabetes regimens
  • Identify prevention strategies for treating cardiovascular disease
  • Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on patients with cardiovascular disease and the related healthcare delivery

Target Audience
The target audience is primary care sports medicine practitioners and athletic trainers.

Course Director

Jonathan Kim, MD, FACC
Emory University

Course Co-Director

Dermot Phelan, BAO, MB BCh, PhD, FACC
Atrium Health

Planning Committee

Matt Martinez, MD, FACC
Atlantic Health System

Katie Morganti Stewart, CNP, MS
Massachusetts General Hospital

Meagan Wasfy, MD, FACC
Partners HealthCare


Aaron Baggish, MD, FACC
Massachusetts General Hospital

Eugene H. Chung, MD, FACC
Michigan Medicine

Ron Courson, ATC, PT, NREMT-I, CSCS
University of Georgia

Jonathan Drezner, MD
University of Washington

Michael S. Emery, MD, MS, FACC
Cleveland Clinic

Celine Gounder, MD, ScM
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Kimberly Harmon, MD
University of Washington

Andre La Gerche, MD
Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute

Rachel Lampert, MD, FACC
Yale School of Medicine

Benjamin Levine, MD, FACC
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Mark Link, MD, FACC
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Silvana Molossi, MD, FACC
Baylor College of Medicine

Michail Papadakis, MBBS, MD(Res)
St. George's, University of London

Elizabeth V. Saarel, MD, FACC
Cleveland Clinic Children's

Ankit Shah, MD, MPH, FACC
Medstar Health

Sanjay Sharma, BSc(Hons), MD
St. George's University

David M. Shipon MD, FACC
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Paul D. Thompson, MD, FACC
Hartford Hospital

David Weiss
National Basketball Association

Case Presenters

David Engel, MD, FACC
Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Antonio B. Fernandez, MD, FACC
Hartford Hospital

Allison Zielinski, MD, FACC
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement

As a provider 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), the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of their directly provided or jointly provided/co-provided educational activities. Planners, presenters, and other contributors, in a position to control the content are required to disclose to the audience all relevant financial relationships he/she may have, occurring within the past 24 months, with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. When an unlabeled use of a commercial product or an investigational use not yet approved for any purpose is discussed during an educational activity, the contributor should disclose that the product is not labeled for the use under discussion or that the product is still investigational.

ACCF is committed to providing its learners with high-quality activities and materials that promote improvements and quality in health care and not a specific proprietary business or commercial interest. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent participation in educational activities by persons with a financial or other relationship, but rather to provide learners with information on which they can make their own determination whether financial interests or relationships may influence the education activity.

ACCF assesses conflicts of interest (COI) with its faculty, planners, managers, staff, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of certified activities. All relevant potential conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by course directors, ACCF education staff, and members of the Accreditation Compliance Workgroup (ACWG) through a process that includes appropriate peer review for fair balance, scientific objectivity and validity, and patient care and safety recommendations.

ACCF has taken the necessary steps to ensure that all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Please note ACCF staff and the ACWG members involved with this activity have nothing to disclose.

Released: March 14, 2022
Credit Claim Expiration: December 31, 2022

For successful completion, watch the videos for which you which you wish to claim credit, then complete the full evaluation.

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) 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.

Credit Designation Statements

The ACCF designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of up to 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The ACCF designates this educational activity for a maximum of 10.25 nursing education contact hours.

Physician Assistants
The American College of Cardiology Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 10.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits.

Approval is valid until December 31, 2022. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Athletic Trainers
ACCF (BOC AP#: P4008225) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 10.25 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

While offering the credits noted above, this activity is not intended to provide extensive training or certification in the field.

You must claim credit by December 31, 2022 at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time.

Clinical Topics: Sports and Exercise Cardiology