William Roberts, MD, MS
St. John’s Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Director
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Ice hockey, marathon injury, heat stroke, youth sports participation
MD, MS, University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota Smiley’s Family Medicine Residency (now UMMC, Fairview, Smiley's)
Roberts directs the University of Minnesota St. John’s Hospital Family Medicine Residency. He is editor-in-chief of Current Sports Medicine Reports; past president and current foundation president of the American College of Sports Medicine; a charter member of the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine; a founding member of the American Road Race Medical Society; medical director for the Twin Cities Marathon; and chair of the Minnesota State High School League Sports Medical Advisory Committee. Roberts also blogs on RunnersWorld.com.
1414 Maryland Ave E
St. Paul, MN 55106
Harmon KG, Drezner J, Gammons M, Guskiewicz K, Halstead M, Herring S...Roberts WO. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine position statement: concussion in sport. Clin J Sport Med. 2013;23(1):1-18.
Roberts WO, Roberts DM, Lunos S. Marathon related cardiac arrest risk differences in men and women. Br J Sports Med. 2013;47(3):168-71.
Webner D, Duprey KM, Drezner JA, Cronholm P, Roberts WO. Sudden cardiac arrest and death in United States marathons. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012;44(10):1843-5.
Roberts WO. Fluid replacement for sports safety and performance. International SportMed Journal. 2012;13(2):39-42.
Kim JH, Malhotra R, Chiampas G, D’Hemecourt P, Troyanos C, Cianca J, Smith RN, Wang TJ, Roberts WO, et al. Cardiac arrest during long-distance running races. NEJM. 2012;366:132-42.