13-year old football player Jayden Galbert nearly died during practice from exertional heatstroke, something that might have been better prevented…Read More
The University of Washington Department of Family Medicine Sports Medicine Section strives to deliver exceptional clinical care to active people of all ages and abilities, develop innovative and ground-breaking clinical programs which are supported by and produce relevant and important research, disseminate and promote UWDFM Sports Medicine research locally, nationally and internationally, prepare the Family Medicine residents and sports medicine fellow to deliver superior musculoskeletal and sports medicine care, educate and mentor sports medicine past and present fellows to be researchers and leaders in the field, advocate for and implement evidence-based best sports medicine practices locally and guide and lead sports medicine policy nationally.
Recent Sports Medicine News
Please join us in congratulating Jennifer Carrol, MA, MMS, AT, PA-C, on being named a recipient of the 2018 National…Read More
Together with local police, fire and medical personnel, the boating community and team physician Dr. Henry Pelto, the UW rowing…Read More
The second themed issue of the Sports Review Journal delves into Sports Cardiology and the current research behind it. Guest…Read More
When medical students learn about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), one fact often resonates as a shocking and tragic reality: it frequently…Read More
Husky Football Team Doctor Kim Harmon receives gift for platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Research. Jack and Luellen Charneski from Olympia have…Read More