Career Questions tagged Sports Medicine

what college is best for sports medicine and bio engineering

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Active Feb 09 at 04:30 PM

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Vicki Watts | College and Career Counselor at East Central ISD That answer will vary. The best place to search for colleges/universities ...

What's it like being in Sports Medicine?

I have always wondered what it's like for people treating athletes in this field. It is challenging, rewarding? #sports-medicine #sports #kinesiology #healthcare...

#doctor

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Active Jul 17 '18 at 05:55 PM

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Is it possible to become an Athletic Trainer and a Physical Therapist?

My goal is to be a professional in sports medicine field. I came from another country to learn sports medicine as I want to become an Athletic Trainer. I know it is pretty hard since I am a second language learner, however I am also interested in nutrition, physical therapy, and...

#physical-therapist #athletic-trainer #college-major #kinesiology #orthopedics #orthodontist #sports-medicine #athletictraining #physical-therapy

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Active May 17 '18 at 02:33 AM

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Carrie Graham, PhD, ATC, LATC | Assistant Professor Yura P. - Absolutely. There are quite a few individuals who ...

What are the steps i need to take to be the Sports Medicine Doctor?

My dream job would be sports medicine for the green bay packers. I am going into sports medicine. #sports-medicine #sports #medicine...

#athletics

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Active Jun 07 '18 at 12:03 PM

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How much do sports medicine doctors make a year?

Hi, my name is Nick and I'm looking into the medical field. I was curious how much sports medicine doctors make a year #sports-medicine #medicine #sports #kinesiology #career...

#financial-planning

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Active Jun 07 '18 at 11:55 AM

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How can I have a positive impact in my future career field?

I am currently pursuing a degree in Biology with goals to get into Medical School to study Orthopedics. What are some challenges that Orthopedic doctors and surgeons face today that I could make into a goal to overcome? #medicine #sports-medicine...

#orthopedics

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Active Mar 19 '18 at 01:14 PM

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What are some career choices in sports medicine?

What are some choices in sports medicine? #sportsmedicine #sports-medicine...

#sports

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Active Mar 22 '18 at 11:34 AM

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Posted by Michael W.’s Avatar Michael W.
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Rachel Guy | Health and Wellness Coordinator Hi Michael! The great thing about the sports medicine field is ...

what are some good programs for students who want to go into medical field?

looking for a pre-medical program for high schools. what should students do to prepare for getting into this field? #medical-education #medical-school #medical-program #medicine #sports-medicine #summer-internship #summer-jobs #summer-programs...

#summer-courses

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Active Mar 17 '18 at 04:16 AM

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What course are required to become a kinesiologist

I am also interested in becoming a kinesiologist. I am thinking of double-majoring in college....

#sports-medicine

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Active Mar 02 '18 at 07:23 PM

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Whitney Vincenti | Admissions Representative at South College Hello Cortney! I was a kinesiology major in college at Michigan ...

Is there a cap to your potential earning within the physical therapy profession?

I plan to go into Physical Therapy/Sports Medicine. My reasons are to help others and to be continue to be involved in sports. The reason for my question is due to the cost of school and how quickly I can payback any loans that I may need to take. #college #sports #physical-therapy #athletics...

#sports-medicine #loans #job-costing

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Active Nov 05 '17 at 01:28 AM

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Posted by Ethan D.’s Avatar Ethan D.
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Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT | Doctor of Physical Therapy at Total Performance Physical ... Ethan, There is no cap to your potential earnings . However ...

Sports Medicine or Sports Reporting Possible

I am a senior in high school and want to do something with sports. I have been in sports since I was 4. I have done karate, baseball, flag football and in the last 4 years have become serious about running. I ran all year at the high school level. I also may want to become a police officer but...

#sports-marketing #field #sports-journalism #sports #sports-agent #sports-medicine #athletics #sport #sports-media

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Active Oct 16 '17 at 02:43 AM

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Monty Clegg | Assoc. Manager of Events at ESPN Events The direction in the sports field is only limited by your ...

Is human biology a good major for sports medicine?

I will be attending UCSD, majoring in human biology and want to be a sports medicine physician. #sports-medicine #admissions-counseling #sports #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care #sports...

#college

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Active Mar 28 '18 at 12:41 PM

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What is the best graduate school for sports medicine?

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Active Feb 11 '18 at 05:35 PM

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Jyoti Rao, MS | Career Services Specialist Hi Reily, defining what "the best" school is for a student ...

Best Major and Minors to take in college to become a sports med doctor?

I want to be a sports medicine doctor in the future and was wondering which classes would best aid me in med school for my career path #anatomy #physiology #medicine #sports-medicine #college-major...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Active Jan 18 '18 at 03:05 AM

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Rozalyn Moore | Physical Therapist at Kimbrough ACC science( Biology, Anatomy, chemistry) , math ( trig, calculus, physics),.. pre-med ...

Is it possible to get a degree in exercise science, and not specialize in something yet still get a good paying job?

I know I want an exercise science degree, but i'm not sure what I want to use it for. Since it is so generic and broad, can I get a bachelors degree in it, and get a good job without specializing? #sports-medicine #medicine #college #career #lost #hospital #physicaltherapy #workout...

#desire #job #technology

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Active Aug 14 '18 at 11:49 PM

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Nathan Booth | Career Development Professional at University of Alberta Career ... Something to think about when you are considering jobs available through ...

What topics are normally taught in medical ethics, and how does this information benefit those pursuing a career in pediatric orthopedics?

I am asking this question because I will be taking medical ethics in college and would also like to pursue a career in pediatric orthopedics. #doctor #medicine #healthcare #pediatrics #hospital-and-health-care...

#sports-medicine

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by Ashley P.’s Avatar Ashley P.
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Katia Sims | RN, BSN Many subjects fall under the ethics umbrella but mainly it deals ...

How many years of college do I have to go through and what degree do I have to have to be a physical trainer?

As playing sports for nearly all of my life, playing a variety of sports, including, baseball, basketball, football, soccer, I have had a huge interest in playing and helping with sports. As my freshman year in baseball, I tore the Labrum Muscle in my right shoulder. IT had to require surgery,...

#physical-therapist #fitness-training #athletic-training #sports-injuries #sports-medicine #physical-therapy

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by David W.’s Avatar David W.
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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Hey David! I have to say that working in rehabilitation is ...

What is the best college to attend for Kinesiology

I am interested in working with sports teams in physical therapy or as a doctor and I am wondering what is the best college to attend to have opportunities to intern in this field during my undergraduate education. #sports-medicine...

#college-professor

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Isabelle Leroux | Art Therapy Major Jesse, Here is a website with a list of universities that ...

With a physical therapy degree, what doors does that open ? Are you only eligible to work in a PT center/hospital or can you also work for sports teams ? or is that a whole other degree entirely ?

i play softball in high school and i volunteered at a hospital in a PT program which is what really pushed me, but my softball team also had a PT at every game and she really inspired me too. but did her degree go farther ? did she have to specifically have a sports medicine degree ?...

#sports-medicine #kinesiology #physical-therapy

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Posted by Brianna W.’s Avatar Brianna W.
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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Hey Brianna, that's an excellent question. Most PTs who practice sports ...

What would you tell a high school/college student who has goals of attending Medical School but isn't sure what to specialize in?

I am a high school student with goals of attending Medical School and eventually specializing in Orthopedics. #doctor #medicine #medical #medical-school #medical-education #sports-medicine #family-medicine...

#alternative-medicine

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Iram Shaikh-Abbasi’s Avatar Ana Felix’s Avatar Candace Bellamy’s Avatar Lisa Misiewicz, DPT’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Iram Shaikh-Abbasi | Family Practice Physician There is no rush to decide. Focus on working hard and ...

In Sports Medicine, when you are taking care of the athletes, do they act like jerks and are stuck up, and how do you deal with it??

I'm an 11th grader from St. Louis, MO and really want to pursue to be an athletic trainer, and I wanted to know, if the athletes act like jerks most of the time, and how to deal with it if they do....

#sports-medicine

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Carrie Graham, PhD, ATC, LATC’s Avatar Ollie Jones’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Is working in sports medicine difficult?

I am intersted in sports medicine because I play sports. #medicine #athletics #sports-medicine...

#training

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Active Sep 02 '18 at 02:41 AM

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Posted by Ashanti D.’s Avatar Ashanti D.
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Willy Reyes | Physical Therapist Hi Ashanti! I do not think that sports medicine is difficult ...

I want to be an Athletic Trainer for collegiate sports teams. How can i get the experience of doing so while in college? What are other degrees to pursue in, thatll help with athletic training ?

I'm a senior in high school and I'm looking forward to going straight into a college to pursue a job in the athletic training field #athletic-training #athletics #sports-medicine...

#sports-injuries

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Marques, I would highly recommend beginning directly with a BS in ...

What majors do you take if you are interested in Sports Physical Therapy

Sports PT has been my passion for a long time and I would like to know what to major in in college. #physical-therapist...

#sports-medicine

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:40 PM

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Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive The process of becoming a physical therapist is described in the ...
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I want to pursue a sports related athletic training degree but I have been asked to run on the college track team. Is it wise to try to do both?

I am concerned about balancing the demands of the hands on part of my athletic training degree with the time required to train for a track and field position. I have been told it's probably best to focus on just the athletic training but I wondered if someone who had done both or seen someone...

#sports-medicine #athletic-training

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:33 PM

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Posted by Jordan G.’s Avatar Jordan G.
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can i get a well paying job with a psychology major and sports medicine minor?

just want an insight of how life will be! #psychology #counseling #athletic-training...

#sports-medicine

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:29 PM

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what are all the majors related to sports medicine?

some colleges offer sports medicine as a major, but a few classify it as human science, so i just wanted to know what most schools call it so i have an idea what im looking for at schools. #athletic-training...

#sports-medicine

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Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar Carrie Graham, PhD, ATC, LATC’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:29 PM

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Posted by D'Essence C.’s Avatar D'Essence C.
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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor I realize that I'm late to the game, but assuming that ...

What would be the best school to go to to become a Physical Therapist OR Athletic Trainer?

I am having a hard time finding schools that could help me become a Physical Therapist or an Athletic Trainer. Do you know a school I could go to? Please let me know! #sports #physical-therapist #athletic-training...

#sports-medicine

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:27 PM

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Posted by Tia J.’s Avatar Tia J.
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Kevin Keene | Athletic Trainer at Nemours Children Hospital Hi Tia, Your best bet is to look on the CAATE ...

What does it take to be a sports doctor?

I attend Leadership High School in San Francisco, CA. I am an incoming 11th grader. I want to study sports medicine at either Stanford University or Howard University. #sports #athletic-training...

#sports-medicine

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:08 PM

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Posted by Josh S.’s Avatar Josh S.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Josh, The following is, important information about this career: Sports ...

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