Injury Prevention Symposium

3rd Annual Injury Prevention Symposium

May 1-3, 2019
This prestigious event is a partnership between Steadman Philippon Research Institute and United States Olympic Committee’s Coalition for Prevention of Illness and Injury in Sport. Researchers and physicians from around the world will gather to discuss and collaborate regarding advancements in injury prevention. 
Event will be held at the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort (Tentative Speakers and Schedule Listed Below)
CME and CEU credits available.
Registration fee includes access to all speaker presentations including the Wednesday night Keynote address and dinner buffet, breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday, Cocktail Reception during the poster session on Thursday and a Closing Reception following the last speaker sessions on Friday.  To register, click the button below.
For more information please reach out to Katrin Laird Anderson - or Lynda Sampson –
Tentative Schedule (speakers and session topics subject to change)

May 1 – 3, 2019    Vail Marriott Mountain Resort

Wednesday, May 1st:

  • Registration Opens
  • Hosted Welcome Cocktail Reception
  • Buffet Dinner & Keynote Address by Professional Athlete (TBD)

Thursday, May 2nd:

  • Hosted Breakfast
  • Scientific Keynote Speaker
    • Dr. Caroline Finch
      Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), Edith Cowan University
      Director of the Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and Its Prevention
  • Morning Sessions
    • Prevention of sport-related concussions
      • Dr. Jason Mihalik
      • Dr. Chad Prusmack
      • Dr. Kathryn Schneider
      • Dr. Ginger Yang
      • Discussion
    • Coalition injury prevention projects
      • Dr. Travis Maak
      • Dr. Marc Philippon
      • Dr. Matthew Provencher
      • Discussion
  • Hosted Lunch
  • Afternoon Sessions
    • Sports injury surveillance and application to injury prevention
      • Dr. Jeffrey Boone
      • Dr. Dawn Comstock
      • Dr. Erin Wasserman
      • Dr. Stuart Willick
      • Discussion
    • Olympic hour injury prevention
      • Dr. Sean McCan
      • Dr. Bill Moreau
      • Keenan Robinson
      • David Taylor
      • Discussion
  • Hosted Cocktail Reception & Student Poster Session
  • Dinner - On Your Own (Confirm restaurant reservations for Vail Village & Lionshead with Vail Marriott Concierge)

Friday, May 3rd:

  • Hosted Breakfast
  • Scientific Keynote Speaker
    • Dr. Lars Engebretsen
      Professor, Orthopedic Clinic, University of Oslo
      Co-Chair, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center
      Head of Medical Sciences, International Olympic Committee
  • Morning Sessions
    • Sports injury prevention in Action
      • Dr. Lars Engebretsen
      • Dr. Caroline Finch
      • Dr. Aneglo Giardino
      • Dr. Evert Verhagen
      • Discussion
    • Innovation in injury prevention
      • Dr. Johnny Huard
      • Dr. Jeff Kutcher
      • Ms. Sarah Wilson
      • Dr. Johann Windt
      • Discussion
  • Hosted Lunch
  • Afternoon Sessions
    • Clinical perspective in injury prevention (mix of ATCs, PTs, doctors)
      • Dr. Gloria Beim
      • Dr. Mark Lindsay 
      • Dr. Johna Register-Mihalik
      • Dr. Lindsay Thornton
      • Discussion
    • Injury prevention in winter sport
      • Ms. Gillian Bower
      • Dr. Peter Millett
      • Dr. Lauren Pierpoint
      • Dr. Evert Verhagen
      • Discussion
  • Injury Prevention Symposium Closing Remarks
  • Hosted Closing Reception
Click here for more information on Continuing Education Credits

Accreditation: The University Of Utah School Of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit: The University of Utah School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: None of the faculty or planners or anyone in control of content for this continuing medical education activity have any relevant financial relationships since the content does not cover any products/services of a commercial interest; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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