Youth Sports Safety Symposium

The Youth Sports Safety Symposium

Lincoln Financial Field, Saturday, June 18th, 2016 06:30 am - 02:00 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: 

  • Overuse injuries
  • Concussions (certification provided upon completion)
  • Prevention programs
  • On-field management
  • Sport-specific breakout sessions for football, soccer, baseball, softball and hockey

Purpose and Target Audience

Youth sport and high school coaches, and parents, 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 (Continental breakfast) 
7:20 - 7:30 Welcome Message (Kevin B. Freedman, M.D.
7:30 - 8:00 Sports Performance/Nutrition for the Youth Athlete - Todd Wright, Philadelphia 76ers.

20 minute lecture / 10 minute Q&A with Moderator Christopher C. Dodson, M.D.
 
8:05 - 8:55

Concussion-Prevention and Recognition - (Linda Mazzoli, ATC)

*Including coach certification for Concussion Training

30 minute lecture/10 minute Q&A with Moderator Steve Stache, M.D.

9:00 - 9:50 Overuse Injures in the Throwing Athlete/Throwing Program for Return to Play
    9:00-9:20 - Steven Cohen, M.D.
    9:20-9:40 - Scott Sheridan, M.S., P.T., A.T.C., C.S.C.S.
    9:40-9:50 - Q&A
9:50 - 10:00

Break with snack

10:10 - 10:40 Panel Discussion: Keeping Our Kids Safe in Sports

Panelists
David Rubenstein, M.D.
Peter Deluca, M.D.
John Moyer, ATC, President, PA Athletic Trainer's Society
Chris Branscome, EPYSA

Moderator:
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.

10:45 - 11:15 Throwing Injuries of the Elbow - (Richard Douglas, O.T., C.H.T., NovaCare)

20 minute lecture / 10 minute Q&A with Moderator Christopher Dodson, M.D.
11:30 - 12:05 Break Out Session #1.  Participants Choose 1 Session

1) First Aid for Coaches: Safety on the Field 
11:30-12:05  Tara Hannings, M.S., A.T.C., L.A.T.

2) ACL Prevention Programs
11:30-11:50 Physician Talk (Sommer Hammoud,  M.D.)
11:50-12:05 Prevention Program Review (Chrissy Biele, P.T.)

3) New Heading Rules: US Soccer Initiatives (Moderator - Marc Harwood, M.D.)
11:30-11:50 Overview  Mike Barr, Technical Director, EPYSA
11:50-12:05 Teaching Heading to Youth Soccer Players  

4) Heads Up Tackling – Review of Youth Football Initiatives
11:30-11:45 Overview (William Emper, M.D.)
11:50-12:05 Heads up Demonstration (Vincent DiGaetano)
 
12:15 - 12:55

Break Out Session #2.  Participants Choose 1 Session from the list above

1:00 - 2:00 Lunch / Tour of Lincoln Financial Field
2:00 Adjourn Meeting
  • Scott Sheridan, MS PT ATC CSCS

    Head Athletic Trainer Philadelphia Phillies
  • Richard Douglas OT, CHT

    Center Manager, NovaCare Rehabilitation Northfield, NJ
  • Chris Branscome

    CEO Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association
  • Michael G. Ciccotti, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Steven Cohen, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Peter F. Deluca, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Christopher C. Dodson, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • William Emper, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Kevin Freedman, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Sommer Hammoud, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Marc I. Harwood, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Physician Rothman Institute
  • David L. Rubenstein, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Surgeon Rothman Institute
  • Stephen Stache, M.D.

    Sports Medicine Physician Rothman Institute
1 Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148, USA

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