Halifax Health is proud to be the Official Healthcare Provider of the Daytona Tortugas, a Minor League Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. The Tortugas play at Jackie Robinson Ballpark, an historic baseball park and home to the professional debut of Jackie Robinson. Halifax Sports Medicine has provided home game medical coverage to the Daytona Tortugas since 2015.
Bethune-Cookman University is a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) and is a NCAA Division I FCS program. The school sponsors football, basketball, baseball/softball, cross country, track and volleyball annually with the Halifax Health Sports Medicine Fellowship managing the care of 400 athletes. The school’s marching band, known as The Pride of the Wildcats, has over 300 members and is a fixture in the HBCU band culture, culminating its season in the Battle of the Bands held before the Florida Classic – an annual rivalry football game held between Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University at Camping World Stadium in Orlando.
Required Coverage: Football (home and away games), basketball (select home games) and training rooms (twice weekly)
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the largest accredited university system specializing in aviation and aerospace in the US. It was founded in 1926 as the Embry-Riddle School of Aviation and has grown into an NCAA Division II program participating in the Sunshine State Conference. Embry-Riddle fields teams in lacrosse, baseball, softball, basketball, volleyball, cross country, track and field, soccer, tennis, and golf. The Halifax Health Sports Medicine Fellowship manages over 500 athletes every year with Embry-Riddle Athletics.
Required Coverage: Cross Country Invitational, lacrosse (men's and women's home games), soccer (select home games) and training rooms (twice weekly)
Daytona State College
Daytona State College competes in the National Junior College Association (NJCAA) as part of the Mid-Florida Conference. Daytona State fields teams in basketball, volleyball, soccer, baseball, softball, cross country, and golf. The Halifax Health Sports Medicine Fellowship provides medical care for over 200 athletes at Daytona State.
Required Coverage: No required events. Athletes seen in Sports Medicine Clinic weekly.
The Tomoka Marathon is an annual Boston Marathon qualifier with >2000 athletes participating in the 5K, half marathon, and full marathon in Ormond Beach, FL. The fellow learns mass event planning as the Co-Medical Director of this event.