2019 Faculty  



Robert Sallis, MD, FACSM, FAAFP
Conference Chairman
Co-Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Fontana, CA
Clinical Professor of Family Medicine
UC Riverside School of Medicine
Team Physician, Pomona College
Past-President; American College of Sports Medicine




Adam Castricum, MD, MBBS, FACSEP, MSpMed(Res)
Sport and Exercise Physician
Head of Medical Department, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Immediate Past President, Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians
Past Team Physician Hawthorn Football Club, AFL
Past Chief Medical Officer Athletics Australia





Katherine L. Dec, MD
Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
VCU Sports Medicine Clinic
Medical Director, Richmond Marathon
Richmond, Virginia
Immediate Past President, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine




Robert J. Dimeff, MD
Team Physician, NHL Dallas Stars
Texas Orthopaedic Associates
Dallas, Texas
Past President, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine






Glenn Gaesser, PhD
Exercise Science and Health Promotion
School of Nutrition and Health Promotion
Tempe, Arizona






Marci A. Goolsby, MD
Assistant Attending Physician
Women’s Sports Medicine Center
Hospital for Special Surgery
Faculty Member at Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York






Eugene Hong, MD, FAAFP
Chief Physician Executive
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina





Benjamin D. Levine, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.H.A., F.A.C.S.M.
Director, Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine
Finley Ewing Jr. Chair for Wellness at Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
Harry S. Moss Heart Chair for Cardiovascular Research
Professor of Medicine and Cardiology
Distinguished Professorship in Exercise Science
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas





Hamish Osborne, MD, FACSEP
Sport and Exercise Physician
Senior Lecturer Sport and Exercise
Academic Co-Ordinator Post Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine
Department of Medicine 
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago 
Dunedin, New Zealand





James C. Puffer, M.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer
American Board of Family Medicine
Lexington, Kentucky
Past President, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine





Kathryn H. Schmitz, PhD, MPH, FACSM
Professor, Public Health Science
Penn State College of Medicine
Hershey, Pennsylvania
President, American College of Sports Medicine