Our 9th annual symposium on concussions is targeted toward coaches, athletic directors, athletic trainers, parents, nurses, counselors, teachers, physicians, and anyone interested in the management of concussion in youth.
Featured Topics and Speakers
Concussion Update 2019
Kurt Nilsson, MD, MS
St. Luke's Sports Medicine; Medical Director, St. Luke's Concussion Clinic
Biopsychological Factors Associated with Postconcussive Symptoms
Mikaela Sebree, PhD
Pediatric Neuropsychology; Director, St. Luke's Children's Neuro and Behavioral Psychology
Concussion Legislation and Community Outreach
Community Relations Coordinator, St. Luke's Concussion Clinic
Concussion Management and Protocol in a Rural School Setting
Principal, Parma High School
Parents as Advocators and Navigators
Shelley Lucas, PhD
Laura J. Petranek, PhD
Center for Physical Activity and Sport, Boise State University
Connecting the Dots: an Athlete's Journey through Concussion
Former Division 1 Athlete
The symposium will be teleconferenced to St. Luke's McCall.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Utah Medical Association (UMA) through the joint providership of the Ada Canyon Medical Education Consortium and St. Luke's. The Ada Canyon Medical Education Consortium is accredited by the Utah Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Ada Canyon Medical Education Consortium designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This class is conducted in St. Luke's South Tower Anderson Center (5th floor) which is directly east of (and attached to) the South Tower parking garage where free parking is available. The South Tower ground-level pedestrian entrance is just east of the cul-de-sac at the corner of W. Bannock Street and N. First Street. Motorists should enter the South Tower parking garage at 101 W. Bannock Street and park on level 4 (top). Enter the South Tower building through entrance 4A, proceed through the double doors, and take stairs or elevator to the 5th floor Anderson Center.
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