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Sports Medicine with Dr. Kurtz – Brown Bag Speaker Series

April 4 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Are you interested in sports medicine or chiropractic care in sports? Join us for a unique opportunity to meet Dr. Jim Kurtz, a renowned figure in the field of sports rehabilitation and chiropractic care. You are invited to join us for a question-and-answer talk with Dr. Kurtz to learn more about sports chiropractic, Dr. Kurtz’s experiences, and gain tips about how you can break into the sports world after graduation.

 

About Dr. Jim Kurtz:

Dr. Kurtz has an impressive background in multidisciplinary healthcare, specializing in sports chiropractic, acupuncture, manual therapy, rehabilitation, and strength and conditioning.

Notable Achievements:

· He served as the clinic director for NW Sports Rehab, a leading healthcare facility in Federal Way and Seattle, Washington.

· Former Team Chiropractor for the Seattle Seahawks, contributing his expertise for an impressive 13 seasons.

· Former member of the sports medicine staff for esteemed teams such as the Seattle Sounders, OL Reign, and the PGA TOUR.

· Pioneering role as the first chiropractor chosen by the US Olympic Committee for participation in an international Paralympic event.

· Served as Team USA’s chiropractor for the Parapan American Games in Rio (2007) and the Paralympic Games in Beijing (2008).

· Honored as the Sports Chiropractor of the Year in 2014 and 2015 by both the ACA Sports Council and the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians.

· Inducted into the Professional Football Chiropractic Society’s Hall of Fame.

· Instructor for Active Release Techniques, contributing to the advancement of therapeutic methods in the field.

Dr Kurtz headshot

Event Details:

· Date: April 4, 2024

· Time: 12:30pm

· Location: UWS campus, Denali B, RM1045

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain insights from Dr. Kurtz’s wealth of experience and expertise in the field of sports medicine and healthcare. We look forward to seeing you there!

Denali B April 4th, 2024 from 12:30-2pm in Denali B.  Bring your own lunch

Please RSVP by the morning of April 4th.

Dr Kurtz Brown Bag lunch 4/4/24

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Date:
April 4
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Denali B

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Alumni Relations
Email
alumnirelations@uws.edu
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