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Inova Youth Sports Safety and Health Day

Learn what you need to know to keep your young athletes safe and healthy!


Saturday, July 26, 2014
Patriot Center at George Mason University
Fairfax, VA

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Medical Professionals:  8 a.m. to 11 a.m. | Register now arrow
General Public: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Register now arrow
Onsite testing & training (multiple time slots) | View schedules arrow



  Join Inova and Monumental Sports and Entertainment for a FREE day of workshops, education and exhibits from the region's leading sports medicine experts. Medical professionals can take advantage of CME sessions; expert information and training for athletic trainers and coaches; Parents, coaches and youth athletes can enjoy the expo floor, meet professional athletes, attend panel discussions, get free medical testing and more.
 

*  Walk-ins welcome  *




For Medical Professionals: 8 - 11 a.m.

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A variety of CME/CE* sessions with presentations by neuroscience and sports medicine experts.
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  • Sports Performance
  • Injury Prevention
  • Return to Play
  • The Female Athlete

* 1 hour of CME/CE credit = 1 hour of participation in the program.





General program: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Get expert information from area professional sports teams and neuroscience and sports medicine experts.
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  • 11:45 a.m. - Concussion management
  • 12 noon - Goalkeeper Briana Scurry, two-time gold medal Olympian and member of the U.S. women's national soccer team
  • 12:45 p.m. - Eating to Win
  • 1:45 p.m. - The Heart of an Athlete: Cardiac Issues in Young Athletes 
  • 3:30 p.m. - Head Games: How the Mind Can Impact Performance

EXPO FLOOR featuring:

  • Information on products and services related to youth sports safety and health
  • Kid-focused hands-on learning experience sponsored by Safe Kids
  • Sports celebrities
          



Onsite testing & training (multiple time slots)

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Pre-registration required. Please click the Register Now button(s) to select your tests and times.

Free Baseline Concussion (IMPACT) Testing Register now
 
CPR Education* (* not official CPR Certification) Register now
 





Sponsored by Inova and hosted by Sheila Johnson, President and Managing Partner, WNBA Washington Mystics

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Events Sponsored by:

  1. Inova Medical Group
  2. The Tell Me Town Foundation
  3. Giant Food
  4. Nova Medical Group