Southern at the SEC Sports Injury Update 2019
12 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

May 22-25, 2019
Renaissance Ross Bridge
Birmingham, AL

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Keynote Speaker
Dr. Richard J. Hawkins, MD
Steadman-Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas

Widely recognized as one of the top shoulder surgeons in the world, Dr. Hawkins specializes in shoulder, elbow and knee reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. He is a professor of clinical orthopedic surgery at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and founder of the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas.

Guest Speaker
Greg Sankey
SEC Commissioner

Greg Sankey became the eighth Commissioner of the Southeastern Conference on June 1, 2015. He brings a big-picture approach that positions the SEC to leverage its success and popularity in athletics for a greater overall cultural and economic impact on the region, the nation and the world. We are pleased to welcome him to the SOA SEC Sports Injury Update & Case Based Discussion 2019.

2018-2019 SEC Athletic Orthopaedic Team of the Year
Joe P. Bramhall, MD
Texas A & M University

One of the highlights of the SOA SEC Program is a special presentation honoring the outstanding SEC Athletic Orthopaedic Team of the Year, chosen by the SEC Head Athletic Trainers. We are pleased to announce Dr. Joe P. Bramhall as the recipient of this distinguished award. In addition, Texas A & M University Athletic Training Staff will receive a check for $1000.00 to be used for student athletic trainer education, courtesy of DJO Global Orthopedics, who has sponsored this stipend since the awards inception in 2003.

 Hotel Information

Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa
4000 Grand Ave
Birmingham, AL 35226


Discounted Meeting Rate
Reservation Discount Deadline: May 1, 2019

$189 single/double occupancy per room per night
One night's room deposit due upon booking
Complimentary Self-Parking

Call 1-800-468-3571 and mention you are attending the SOA Meeting to receive the discounted meeting rate.

Reserve your room online

Travel Information

The Birmingham International Airport (BHM) is only 25 minutes from the Renaissance Ross Bridge.

Taxis: A cab ride costs approximately $50 from the airport to the hotel. Pick-up is on the Lower Level
outside the baggage claim area.

Airport Rental Cars: Hertz car rentals are available at a discounted rate. Please call 1-800-654-2240,
and reference CV# 04B00011