Young athletes present unique challenges to Athletic Trainers due to the repetitive and high strain they put on their bodies during what is now a year round schedule of sporting activities. This conference will provide participants with the knowledge needed to properly diagnose, treat, and prevent common injuries in the young athlete.
8:00 – 8:55 a.m.
9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Bone Stress Injuries in Athletics - Dr. Andrea Kussman
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Sideline Management of Joint Dislocations - Dr. Tigran Avoian
10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Meniscal Tears and Athletics: Take ’em or leave ’em; Resection vs. Repair - Dr. Jennifer Beck
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Kinesiology Taping - Sports Tricks of the Trade - Cindy Bailey, PT
11:30 – 12:30 p.m.
Lunch and Tour of OIC
12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Discoid Meniscus in Children - Dr. Jennifer Beck
1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Arthroscopic Stabilization in the Overhead Athlete - Dr. Kelly Cline
1:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Back Pain in the Competitive Athlete - Dr. Richard Bowen
2:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Incorporating Yoga Exercises for Hamstring Tightness and Balance Improvement - Jennifer O’Neal, C.P.N.P
2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Treatment of Chronic Tendon Injury - Dr. Josh Goldman
*Times and Topics Subject to Change