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Sports Medicine at the Winter Olympics with Dr. Gloria Beim

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Date: 9/19/2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

UC San Diego
Medical Education and Telemedicine Building
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
Map and directions
Primary Contact
Lisa Kellogg

Event Details

Did you know that a UC San Diego School of Medicine alumna was at the forefront of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia? Dr. Gloria Beim, SOM ’90, was chosen to be chief medical officer for Team USA at this year’s games.

Since graduating from the UC San Diego School of Medicine Dr. Beim has also served as team physician for the U.S. Cycling Team during two previous Olympic games,  acted as chief medical officer at the World University Games in 2005 and the Pan Am Games in 2011, and founded her own practice located on the western slope of the Colorado Rockies where she is as an accomplished orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulder surgery, knee surgery, arthroscopy, and sports medicine

Please join Dr. Beim for a thrilling presentation on sports medicine and her experience as chief medical officer at the Olympic Games.    

Dr. Beim has appeared on The Today Show and is an accomplished author with nearly fifteen published books and articles to her credit.

Additional information

Read more about Dr. Beim and her trip to Sochi here.

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