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Edward Kravitz
04-05-1998, 09:27 PM
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.

ENROLLMENT…………………………………………………...
Enrollment in this Symposium is recognized by the NATA BOC, Inc., approval
number A2031, which awards .7 CEUs to participants. The Suffolk Academy of
Medicine is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York
(MSSNY) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The
Suffolk Academy of Medicine designates this continuing medical education
activity for 7 hours in Category 1 of the AMA PRA. AAPA CME credits
pending.
RATES
For enrollment on or Enrollment After May 2
before May 1

Student trainers and parents $70.00 Student trainers and parents $80.00

Certified Athletic Trainers $110.00 Certified Athletic Trainers $130.00
EMTs, PTA's, Coaches EMTs, PTAs, Coaches

Other Allied Health Care $150.00 Other Allied Health Care $170.00
Professionals Professionals

(Doctors, Physicians, (Doctors, Physicians,
Physicians Assistants Physician Assistants
Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners,
Physical Therapists, Nurses) Physical Therapists, Nurses)
REGISTRATION…………………………………………………
Please print, use one copy per registrant.
Name………………………………………………………………………………………..
Address……………………………………………………………………………………..City…………… …………………..State……………..Zip……
…………………………...
Day Phone…………………………Evening Phone………………e-mail………………...
Company………………………………Title………………………………………………
Which Breakout Session will you be attending?
Credit Card Type: Visa ………….. MasterCard …………. American Express ……….
For hotel information visit us on the web @ www.innovativesymposiums.com or
call the
Smithtown Sheraton at (516) 231-1100. A completed registration form
accompanied by full payment of tuition is required to reserve a place.
Early registration is encouraged as space is limited. A cancellation fee
of $50 will be applied to all cancellations made before May 4, 1998. No
refunds after May 4, 1998. Make checks payable to Sports Rehab Network.
No Purchase Orders accepted.

Mail To:
Concussion Symposium
Sports Rehab Westhampton
74 Old Riverhead Road
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
Phone: (516) 288-7767 Fax: (516) 288-7100


Look forward to seeing you there.





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