Certified Ringside Physician Exam May 6, 2019
The American College of Sports Medicine in collaboration with the Association for Ringside Physicians has developed the ARP/ACSM Certified Ringside Physician (CRP) certification. A CRP is experienced in ringside protocol and is instrumental in care before, during, and after the bout. The CRP has a basic understanding in various fields of medicine, which include but are not limited to wound care, orthopaedics, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, infectious disease, emergency medicine, and even psychology.
The exam will be given at the conclusion of the Conference, beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2019. Separate registration is required for the exam. To preregister, visit the Ringside Physicians website and either register online or download and mail the registration application. Materials can be found at: http://ringsidearp.org/Certification.
Criteria necessary for certification in addition to passing exam:
***Candidates may sit for the exam before submitting above criteria, but scores and certification will NOT be issued until proper documentation has been submitted to the ARP. The deadline for submission of all documentation is October 31, 2019. There are no refunds for incomplete or late applications.