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Edward Kravitz
04-01-1998, 02:27 AM
To my fellow sports medicine professionals here is a symposium dealing with
the latest educational advances in sports related concussions.




WHAT? Sports Rehab Network / Innovative Symposiums Sports-Related
Concussion
Symposium


WHERE? Located at the Smithtown Sheraton Long Island
110 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Smithtown, NY 11768


WHEN? Friday, May 15th, 1998 7:30 – 5:15


WHY? To educate medical professionals as well as coaches and parents
in the latest
strategies in dealing with sports concussion related incidents.


FOR MORE INFORMATION: Call Sports Rehab Network at (516) 288 – 7767
or visit us on the web at
www.innovativesymposiums.com


Schedule…………………………………………………….
Morning Session
7:30-8:00 REGISTRATION
8:00–8:15 INTRODUCTION Mr. Ed Kravitz, A.T.C.
WELCOME John J. Ferry, Jr., M.D.
President and CEO Southampton Hospital
8:15-9:15 Concussion Classification and Implementation
- Robert Cantu, M.D., F.A.C.S.M.
9:15-10:00 Recognition and On-Field Management of Concussions
- Mark McCarthy, A.T.C.
10:00–10:30 EXHIBITORS BREAK
10:30-11:10 Benefits/Disadvantages of Wearing Mouth Guards
Richard Kaufman, D.D.S.
11:10-12:00 Return to Sports Criteria Following a Concussion
- Robert Cantu, M.D., F.A.C.S.M.
12:00-1:00 LUNCH
AFTERNOON SESSION……………………………………..
1:00-1:50 Bio-mechanical Assessment of Mild Head Injuries
Chris Ingersoll, Ph.D., A.T.C., F.A.C.S.M.
1:50-2:40 Rehab of Concussions using EEG-Biofeedback
Bob Reese, M.A., A.T.C.
245-3:30 PANEL DISCUSSION John J. Ferry, Jr., M.D.
Robert Cantu, M.D., F.A.C.S.M.
Chris Ingersoll, Ph.D., A.T.C., F.A.C.S.M.
Richard Kaufman, D.D.S.
Mark McCarthy, A.T.C.
Bob Reese, MA, A.T.C.
Rick Zappala, MS, A.T.C.
3:30-4:00 EXHIBITOR BREAK AND SNACK
4:00-5:00 Break Out Workshop
Recognition and On-Field Management of Concussions
- Mark McCarthy, A.T.C.
What to look for when my son or daughter comes home
with a concussion
Rick Zappala, MS, A.T.C.
Proper Immobilization of a head injury using a spine board
- Bob Reese, MA. A.T.C.
- Mrs. Michele Dorn, A.T.C.
5:00-5:15 CLOSING REMARKS Mr. Mark Mensh, MS., A.T.C.


Look forward to seeing you there.

http://www.innovativesymposiums.com
ed@innovativesymposiums.com