Tuesday, December 14 7:00 AM

Coffee, Kids and Orthopedics

Date/Time: December 14, 2021, 7:00 AM



This activity will take place virtually. Due to COVID-19 precautions, we are unable to invite guests to in-person events. The activity will be recorded and later added to our on-demand learning page.

Health care providers including physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists and athletic trainers, working with children, teens and young athletes are invited to this conversation and lecture focused on thoracolumbar conditions and treatments. Demonstration of evaluation will be included.

Pediatric Foot Exam

Kids and Insoles - An Introduction to Orthotics

Kelsey Thompson, C.P.O., L.P.O.


7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Livestream

Sports Medicine Educational Series (2021)

UT Southwestern Medical Center is jointly providing this activity with Scottish Rite for Children.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Course Directors:  Henry B. Ellis, M.D.  &  Gerad Montgomery, M.S.N., FNP-C.

Educational Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. Perform a physical exam of a pediatric foot.
  2. Describe three reasons for referral to a pediatric and adolescent foot specialist.
  3. Describe the normal progression of foot posture in early childhood.
  4. Recognize key differences in off-the-shelf and custom foot orthoses.
  5. Provide guidance to pediatric patients for off-the-shelf foot orthoses.

Purpose and Content: This monthly case presentation series will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to identify and manage skeletally immature patients with musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Physicians, advanced practice professionals, athletic trainers, nurses and other healthcare professionals who treat or counsel patients with sports related musculoskeletal injuries and complications should attend.

Target Audience: Open to all health care providers working with young athletes to prevent, recognize and treat injuries. This includes physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists and athletic trainers.

No registration or fee required to attend. Cancellation or schedule changes will be updated on this page. No equipment or materials are required for participation.

Brandee Schmidt
Phone: 469-515-7129
Email: Brandee.Schmidt@tsrh.org


Scottish Rite for Children Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center
5700 Dallas Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034

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Melissa Horne

Phone: 469-509-4267

Email: Melissa.horne@tsrh.org