The Annual Meeting is designed to be a review and update covering a wide range of sports medicine topics, utilizing a multi-disciplinary approach. The purpose of the meeting is to foster a collegial relationship among dedicated, competent sports medicine physicians who are recognized as experts by their peers and to provide a quality educational experience. The exposition is designed to update the sports medicine practitioner’s knowledge of products, information services, literature and equipment pertinent to the treatment of their patients. Materials exhibited must enhance the education of the attendees.
The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) was formed in 1991 to fill a void that has existed in sports medicine from its earliest beginnings. The Founders, most recognized and expert sports medicine specialists, realized that while there were several physician organizations which supported sports medicine, there was not a forum specific for primary care non-surgical sports medicine physicians.