Welcome to the website of the Association of Ringside Physicians;
ARP 2017 Annual Conference July 22-23, 2017
Dr. Barry Jordan Interviewed on HBO's The Fight Game With Jim Lampley
Read the article here
New Fighter Handout on Dangers of Improper Weight Loss
At the request of the CSAC, the ARP has developed a handout derived from our consensus statements and other materials, geared specifically for the combat arts athlete, available for use by any commission or jurisdiction. Click here to download.
Letter to the Editor-in-Chief: In Response to: Use of Head Guards in AIBA Boxing Tournaments- A Cross-Sectional Observation Study
Click here to read Dr. Nitin Sethi's letter to the Editor-in-Chief of the Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine.
ARE YOU INSURED?
Learn more about Ringside-specific liability insurance.
CERTIFICATION IS HERE!
The Association of Ringside Physicians with the Expertise of the American College of Sports Medicine have developed the first Ringside Medicine Certification Exam. Hundreds of computer-based and proctored exam sites are available worldwide for international participation in elevation education and safety standards for individuals associated with Combat Arts.
Click here for more information.
Certified Ringside Physicians List
Click here to see a list of Certified Ringside Physicians organized by location.
The ARP has released new statements on Ocular Practice, Down Syndrome, Blood Borne Infections, Weight Management, Medical Clearance of the Older Fighter and the use of Headgear in Amateur Boxing.