Youth Sports Safety Symposium for Coaches 2017
Lincoln Financial Field, Saturday, May 20th, 2017 07:00 am - 02:30 pm
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 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?
|9:20 - 9:50||Athlete's View on a Coach's Impact - Jason Avant, Former Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver
Q & A with Moderator - Barrett Brooks, Former Philadelphia Eagle and Current CSN Philadelphia Analyst
|9:50 - 10:05||Break with Snacks/Autographs|
|10:10 - 10:40||Panel Discussion: Keeping Our Kids Safe in Sports
Topic of Discussion
|10:45 - 11:15||How Can We Make A Difference? Phil Martelli, St. Joseph's University
20 minute presentation / 10 minute Q&A with Moderator Stephen Stache, M.D.
|11:20 - 11:50||ConcussionWise: Prevention & Recognition (Jessica Kempa, A.T.C.)
*Includes certificate of completion
Q&A with Moderator Stephen Stache, M.D.
|11:55 - 12:25||Promoting Psychological Resiliency in Injured Athletes - Stephen A. Russo, Ph.D.
Q&A with Moderator Donald Mazur, M.D.
|12:30 - 1:00||
Break Out Session #1. Participants Choose 1 Session from the list below
|1:00 - 1:25||Break Out Session #2. Participants Choose a Second Session from the list above.|
|1:15 - 2:30||Lunch / Tour|