Youth Sports Safety Symposium for Coaches 2017

Youth Sports Safety Symposium for Coaches 2017

Lincoln Financial Field, Saturday, May 20th, 2017 07:00 am - 02:30 pm

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The Youth Sports Safety Symposium will feature Rothman Institute physicians and special guests presenting on a variety of topics including: 

  • On-field Management for Basic Injuries
  • Psychological Effect on the Injured Athlete
  • When to Worry About Aches and Pains
  • ConcussionWise Certification Program
  • Nutrition's Influence on Injury Prevention & Recovery
  • ACL Injury Prevention Program (FIFA 11+)

Purpose and Target Audience

Youth sport and high school coaches will hear the latest research on how to effectively keep their athletes safe and get them back to competition quickly.

6:30 - 7:15 Registration (Breakfast) 
7:20 - 7:30 Welcome Message (Kevin B. Freedman, M.D.
7:30 - 8:00 Sports Performance for Young Athletes (Todd Wright, Philadelphia 76ers.

20 minute lecture / 10 minute Q&A with Moderator Christopher C. Dodson, M.D.
8:05 - 9:15

When Should You Worry?
8:05-8:25 - First Aid - On the Field Management For Coaches
8:25-8:45 - Overuse in the Upper Extremity
8:45-9:05 - Overuse in the Lower Extremity (Mark Harwood, M.D.)
9:05-9:15 - Q&A with Moderator Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D.

9:20 - 9:50 Promoting Psychological Resiliency in Injured Athletes (Stephen Russo, Ph.D.)
20 minute lecture / 10 minute Q&A with Moderator Donald Mazur, M.D.
9:50 - 10:00

Break with snack

10:10 - 10:30 Panel Discussion: Keeping Our Kids Safe in Sports

David Rubenstein, M.D.
Peter Deluca, M.D.
Chris Branscome, EPYSA
Meghan Mattson, A.T.C.

Kevin B. Freedman, M.D.

Topic of Discussion
Discussion will include issues in Single Sport Specialization, Safe return to play after injury, Governance in youth sports, Prevention of overuse injuries.

10:35 - 11:05 Coaches Impact on the Developing Athlete (Phil Martelli)

20 minute presentation / 10 minute Q&A 
11:10 - 11:40 ConcussionWise: Prevention & Recognition (Jessica Kempa, A.T.C.)

*Includes certificate of completion

Q&A with Moderator Stephen Stache, M.D.
11:45 - 12:10

Break Out Session #1.  Participants Choose 1 Session from the list below
1) Interval Overhead Throwing Program (Adam Chrusch, M.D.)
    -Demonstration of Overhead Throwing Program (Joe Rauch, D.P.T., S.C.S., A.T.C.)
2) ACL Prevention Program
    -Introduction by Sommer Hammoud
    -FIFA11 Demonstration by Chrissy Biele
3) Nutrition's Influence on Injury Prevention & Recovery (Kelly Jones, M.S., R.D., C.S.S.D., L.D.N.)
    -Moderated by  John Luksch, D.O.
4) Shoulder Tackling - Review of Youth Football Initiatives (Stephen Stache, M.D.)
    -Demonstration by Gabe Infante

12:15 - 12:40 Break Out Session #2.  Participants Choose a Second Session from the list above.
12:45 - 1:15

Athletes View on a Coach's Impact - Jason Avant, Former Philadelphia Eagles WR

Moderator - Barrett Brooks, Former Philadelphia Eagle and Current CSN Philadelphia Analyst

1:15 Lunch / Tours / Autographs with Jason Avant
2:30 Adjourn Meeting
1 Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148, USA

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