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NYU Sports Medicine
August 16, 2017
NYU Kimmel Center for University Life
6 pm - 9:30 pm
60 Washington Square South, Room 914
Pediatric sport-related emergency care team members, including Certified Athletic Trainers, EMTs, Paramedics, Emergency Room physicians and Sports Medicine physicians will be presenting lectures and workshops about concussion management, exertional heat illness, spine injury management, sports equipment removal, triage of the “downed” athlete, and development of an Emergency Action Plan.
6:00 pm Introduction
6:05 pm Current Guidelines for Spine Injury Management
6:30 pm How to Manage the “Downed” Athlete 6:50 pm Current State of Concussion in Sports
7:10 pm Hydration and Exertional Heat Illness 8:00 pm Hands-on breakout sessions: Spine Injury
Management, Concussion Recognition, and Equipment Removal
REGISTER: http://GOO.GL/97EQvH Space is limited!
FEE: $20. Dinner is included in the cost of registration.
At the end of this event, participants will be able to:
• Discuss current best practices for spine boarding and demonstrate correct stabilization and equipment removal techniques.
• Discuss risk factors for exertional heat illness and recognize emergency situations as they arise.
• Develop a comprehensive Emergency Action Plan.
• Identify signs and symptoms of a concussion and appropriate management strategies.
For Emergency Medical Service personnel, this course is approved for 3.0 Hours NYC REMAC Alternative Source CME & 3.0 Hours NYS DOH CME.