R-AMADEUS-MASON-MDDr. R Amadeus Mason MD of Atlanta Georgia is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the America Road Racing Medical Society, and the USA Track and Field Sports Medicine and Science Committee. He has been invited to be a resident physician at the US Olympic Training Center, a Sports Medicine consultant in his homeland of Jamaica and the Chief Medical Officer at multiple USA Track and Field international competitions. He is an annual speaker at the AJC Peachtree Road Race expo, Publix Georgia Marathon expo and Atlanta marathon expo commenting on a wide variety of topics related to athletics and running injuries.

Dr. Mason attended Princeton University and was Captain of the track team.

Dr. Mason is a team physician for the following sports teams:

  • Tucker High School
  • USA – GA Track & Field
  • Georgia Tech Track & Field

Specialties:

  • Sports Medicine (Board certified since 2009)
  • Family Practice (Board certified since 2002)

Year Started Practicing: 2002

Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2009

Organizational Leadership Memberships:

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Road Runners Medical Society
  • Georgia State Medical Association
  • National Medical Association

Education:
Medical School
Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC

Internship:
Los Angeles County & University of Southern California

Residency:
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

Fellowship:
Alabama Sports Medicine, Birmingham, AL