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Adams Serves as Head Team Physician for US Track & Field at Pan American Games

November 10, 2023

Nailah Adams, MD, MS, CAQSM, was the head team physician for USA Track and Field for their 2023 Pan American Games contingent in Santiago, Chile, October 20th-November 5th. During this 2-week experience, Adams worked with a multidisciplinary team, including Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Massage Therapy, and Sports Psychology, to take care of athletes and supporting … Read more

New endowment honors Stafford’s commitment to community service

July 22, 2020

On June 26th, during the UNC Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship graduation ceremony, the newly created Harry C. Stafford Endowment for Community Service was announced. Alumni of the program surprised its Director, Harry Stafford, MD, MBA, with the endowment that honors his ongoing commitment to humanitarian service beyond clinical care. 

Casting and splinting workshops

February 27, 2018

Faculty from UNC Family Medicine and the Sports Medicine Fellowship teach bracing, casting and splinting workshops.  UNC Sports Faculty and fellows were available for the UNC School of Medicine family medicine interest group workshop. During the workshop students learned how to correctly apply braces as well as how to split and cast musculoskeletal injuries.

6th Annual Steadman Hawkins Conference

February 27, 2018

We had another great turnout from sports medicine providers from the area and South Carolina for the two day symposium. Former graduates were able to come in for the annual event. The event included sessions covering MSK US and anatomy for the fellows and residents. The fellows also presented cases for discussion. Main topics of … Read more

Sports Medicine teams complete coverage of fall sports

February 27, 2018

UNC Family Medicine, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine combined to provide sideline and training room coverage for areas high schools. The coverage provided a needed service to the community and also gave residents and medical students valuable sports medicine experience.

Sports Medicine Injury Clinic

February 27, 2018

If you suspect you may have sprained your ankle, broken a finger or received a concussion in last week’s game, come to the UNC Family Medicine Center on Saturday mornings to get checked by our sports medicine experts.  We are now offering a walk-in injury clinic on Saturday mornings only.