2nd Annual Fight Medicine CME Course - May 12th, 2018
NYU Langone Orthopedics Division of Sports Medicine hosted the second annual Fight Medicine Course on May 12th, 2018. This course, which focused on treatment of boxers and MMA fighters at the ringside and in the clinic, included lectures by experts on the subject including physicians, physical therapists, physical trainers, referees, and professional athletes. Aljamain Sterling, a professional MMA fighter, performed a demonstration of fight maneuvers that commonly lead to injury. Kurt Pellegrino, a former professional MMA fighter, delivered a personal and memorable keynote lecture on his experience of concussions sustained during competition and their lasting effects in his everday life.