“The Ins and Outs of Sports Medicine”
Noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014
Lester R. Bryant Auditorium
By Craig Phelps, DO
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences
Craig Phelps, DO, is the eleventh president of A.T. Still University of Health Sciences (ATSU). Prior to his presidency, Dr. Phelps served as ATSU’s executive vice president for strategic initiatives and as provost of ATSU’s Mesa, AZ, campus for 12 years, overseeing the development and operations of the School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health, and the Arizona School of Health Sciences.
Dr. Phelps is a fellowship-trained primary care sports medicine physician and is board certified in family medicine. Practicing for more than 20 years in the Phoenix metropolitan area, Dr. Phelps served as primary care physician for the NBA Phoenix Suns and WNBA Phoenix Mercury, physician for Ballet Arizona, team physician for Grand Canyon University, and team physician for Scottsdale Community College, Paradise Valley Community College, and Gateway Community College.
Dr. Phelps is a fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, and he is a member of the Kirksville Osteopathic Alumni Association. As of April 2013, Dr. Phelps serves as president of the Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association.