PASS Washington, DC Sports Huddle

  • 17 Dec 2015
  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Barbara Jordan Conference Center

Protecting Athletes and Youth Sports Safety (PASS) Washington, DC Sports Huddle

When: December 17,2015

Time: 9:00-1:00pm

Location:

Barbara Jordan Conference Center at the Kaiser Family Center

1330 G Street NW Washington, DC 20005


The Four Main Focuses of the event:

  • Best Practices for Science of Concussions
  • Best Practice for the Culture of Injury, Prevention and Coaching
  • Best Practice for Navigating the Technology
  • Best Practices for Management of Local Concussion Policies


If interested in attending please register before December 14, 2015 at here or go to www.youthsportssafety.org for more details.


Speakers

Dr. David Satcher, 16th U.S. Surgeon General Director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute and Co-Chair, National Council on Youth Sports Safety

Dr. Eliot Sorel, Clinical Professor, Department of Global Health Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University,Co-Chair, National Council on Youth Sports Safety

Dr. Brian Hainline, Chief Medical Office, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Kate Carr, President and CEO of Safe Kids Worldwide

Dr. Gerard Gioia, Pediatric Neuropsychologist and the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neuropsychology at Children’s National Medical Center and Director of the Safe Concussion Outcome, Recovery & Education Program

Joseph Cammarata, President, Brain Injury Association of Washington

Kellie Jantz, Concussion Advocate and Mother of Jake Snakenberg

Steve Stenersen, President and CEO US Lacrosse

Jonathan Butler, National President Pop Warner

Walter Law, President of Team Maryland, American Youth Football (AYF)

Arlene Greenspan, Associate Director for Science at the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (Injury Center)

Dr. Greg Stewart, Chief of the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the W. Kennon McWilliams Professor in Sports Medicine at Tulane University

Dr. Ruben Echemendia, Director of the National Hockey League’s Neuropsychological Testing Program

Coach Jack Crowe, Former Head Football Coach University of Arkansas

Shannon Shy, Esq., National Membership Director for American Youth Football (AYF)

Buddy Curry, Executive Director and Founder of Kids and Pros

Mike Oliver, Executive Director and General Counsel for the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment

Katherine Snedaker, Founder, Pink Concussions

Geoff Meyer, President Chicagoland Football

Dr. Kristy Arbogast, Director of Engineering at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Co-director of the Center for Child Injury Prevention

Dr.  Jack Winter, Member, NCYSS Manufacturing and Technology Working Group

Robert Zayas, Executive Director, New York State Public High School Athletic Association

Alicia Jensen, PASS Student Ambassador, Towsen University

Bella Ohisi, PASS Student Ambassador, Seattle Preparatory School

Ian Heaton, PASS Student Ambassador, Elon University

 

 

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