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Sports Medicine

ECHO Clinics

Fourth Thursday of each month • 8–9 a.m.

If you would like to submit a case for discussion at the next clinic, please complete a Sports Medicine Case Presentation Template and fax it to (775) 327-5112 by 12 noon on the day prior to the clinic. This form is a fillable PDF, but you may print and fill it in by hand as well.

It is under the direction of a sports medicine physician and a variety of guest speakers such orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists, sports psychologist and physical therapists. This clinic provides an opportunity to present and discuss patients with musculoskeletal injuries.

The Sports Medicine clinic is led by Dr. Carol Scott, Former Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship at the School of Medicine, Team Physician, and Current Assistant Director for the Student Health Center at the University of Nevada, Reno. Dr. Scott is Board Certified in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Adolescent Medicine. She has worked with student athletes in Nevada since 1994. Dr. Scott grew up in Winnemucca and is always excited to bring her expertise in Sports Medicine to Project ECHO!

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Previous Sports Medicine

November 2017

  • • No Clinic

October 2017


  • Guest speaker: Colin Fuller, MD

    Update on screening young and older athletes for risk of sudden cardiac death and an update on the new international criteria for interpretation of ECGs in young athletes.

September 2017


  • Guest speaker: Dr. Hilary Malcarney

    Dr. Hilary L. Malcarney from Nevada Orthopedics will be presenting on shoulder pain and also consulting on any cases that you would like to present. Dr. Malcarney specializes in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Reconstruction so she is going to be an excellent resource for our participants to utilize! Be sure to submit your cases by faxing them to (775) 327-5112.

August 2017

July 2017


  • Guest presenter: Richard Mullins, MD
    • Topic: Knee Issues in Athletes: Osteoarthritis and Other Aspects

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017


  • Guest presenter: Maureen Molini, MPH, RDN, CSSD

    Maureen Molini, is a faculty member at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at the Student Health Center. She has over 12 years of experience with medical nutrition therapy counseling, especially in the areas of eating disorders, weight management, cardiovascular disease and sports nutrition. Maureen holds a Masters degree in public health and has obtained certificates of specialized training in sports dietetics as well as adult and pediatric weight management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Maureen has presented at several national conferences and also served as an instructor for a public health elective course in the School of Community Health Sciences at UNR.

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017


  • Guest presenter: Dr. Colin Fuller

December 2016

  • • No Clinic

November 2016

  • • No Clinic
    Topic: No clinic due to holiday

October 2016

September 2016


  • Topic: Sports Concussion Update

August 2016


  • Topic: Heat Illness in Sports

June 2016


  • Topic: Preparticipation Exams

May 2016


  • Topic: Ulnar and Elbow Injuries

April 2016


  • Topic: The Examination of the Knee

March 2016


  • Topic: Hand and Finger Injuries

    Please be sure to get your cases faxed in to (775) 327-5112 as soon as possible.

February 2016


  • Topic: Common Sports Medicine Medical Conditions

December 2015


  • Topic: Piriformis Syndrome

November 2015


  • Topic: Non-Operative Management of the Lumbar Spine

    Guest Speaker will be Chris Twombly, MD from the Sierra Regional Spine Institute.

October 2015


  • Topic: Osteoporosis: Diagnosis and Management

    Osteoporosis isn't gender-specific and health complications arising from it can be permanently debilitating! Please join us this Thursday while Dr. Naomi L. Albertson presents on osteoporosis diagnosis and management. She will also be available to consult on any cases you might have. For more information or assistance on joining Project ECHO Nevada clinics, please contact Chris Marchand at (775) 682-8456 or cmarchand@med.unr.edu.

September 2015


  • Guest Presenter: Dr. Travis Kieckbusch
    Topic: Pediatric Hip Problems

    Dr. Travis Keickbusch from Great Basin Orthopedics will be joining us on September 3rd to present on congenital pediatric hip problems.

August 2015


  • Why Does My Shoulder Hurt?
    Topic: Shoulder Pain

    The ECHO Nevada Sports Medicine Clinic is back after taking the month of July off due to the Independence Day Holiday. Dr. Hilary L. Malcarney from Nevada Orthopedics will be presenting on shoulder pain and also consulting on any cases that you would like to present. Dr. Malcarney specializes in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Reconstruction so she is going to be an excellent resource for our participants to utilize! Be sure to submit your cases by faxing them to (775) 327-5112. Contact Chris Marchand at (775) 682-8476 or cmarchand@med.unr.edu if you have any questions.

June 2015


  • Topic: Knee and Shoulder Injections

May 2015


  • Topic: Evaluation and Treatment of Shoulder Pain

April 2015


  • Topic: Exercise at Home for Seniors
    Additional Documents

March 2015

February 2015


  • Topic: Splints, Braces, and Equipment

December 2014


  • Topic: No Didactic: All Time Will Be Spent on Case Presentations and Q&A with Dr. Scott

November 2014


  • Clinic with Guest Speaker Dr. Quoc-Phong Tran

October 2014

September 2014


  • Clinic with guest speaker Dr. Chris Dolan
    Topic: Extra-Articular Hip Problems

August 2014


  • Clinic with guest speaker Dr. Travis Kieckbusch
    Topic: Sports injuries of the Foot and Ankle

June 2014


  • Topic: Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Young Athletes

May 2014