Injury Prevention Symposium

2nd Annual Injury Prevention Symposium

May 3-5, 2018
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. Continuing medical education credits are available.
Event will be held at the Four Seasons Resort in Vail.
May 3rd - Registration and Reception – Meadows Foyer
May 4th & 5th – Full Day Seminars – Breakfast and Lunch included
For more information please reach out to Katrin Laird Anderson - or Lynda Sampson –
Speakers confirmed are:
4:00 - 8:00 pm
Registration Opens
5:00 - 6:30 pm
Welcome Reception - Meadows Foyer

Friday, May 4:

7:00 - 8:30 am
Breakfast - Piney Room
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Registration Opens
8:30 - 9:00 am
Welcome Address - Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Marc J. Philippon & Dr. Bill Moreau
9:05 - 10:15 am
Concussion Seminar - Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Bill Moreau – State of Concussion Screening
Dr. Chad Prusmack – Brains & Sprains – Preventing Injury at the Speed of Thought
Dr. Jeff Kutcher – Managing Athlete Brain Health for Return to Play
Dr. Carolyn Emery – Moving Upstream to Prevention in Youth Sport
10:30 - 11:45 am
Screening & Surveillance Programs - Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Dawn Comstock – High School Surveillance
Dr. Marc Philippon – Hip Screening to Identify the Hip At-Risk
Dr. Peter Millett – Injury Surveillance and Prevention in Alpine Ski Racing
Karen Briggs – Changes in Hip Bony Morphology over 2-3 years in Youth Hockey Players
Dr. Carolyn Emery – Injury Prevention in Youth Sport: Informing Best Practice & Policy
Noon - 1:00 pm
Lunch - Piney Room
1:00 - 2:15 pm
Topics in Elite Athlete Injuries - Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Marc Philippon – Return to Sport in Elite Athletes Following Hip Surgery
Dr. Tom Hackett – Snowboard Injury Prevention
Dr. Travis Maak – Injury Mitigation in the NBA
Kyle Wilkens – Injury Surveillance at US Ski & Snowboard
Dr. Robert LaPrade – Multi-Ligament Knee Injuries in Elite Athletes
2:30 - 3:45 pm
Olympic Hour – Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Bill Moreau – US Coalition Research Projects
Dr. Dustin Nabhan – Tissue Loading
Dr. Amber Donaldson – The Paralympic Athlete
Keenan Robinson – USA Swimming Strategies to Protect Athlete Health
Johann Windt – Load Monitoring
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Reception - Meadows Foyer
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Dinner - Bighorn Ballroom

Saturday, May 5:

7:00 - 9:00 am
Breakfast - Piney Room
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Office Open
9 - 10:15 am
Biomechanical Insights into Injury and Prevention - Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Scott Tashman – Biomotion Frontiers & Opportunities for Prevention
Dr. Timothy Hewett – Biomechanics of ACL Injury
Dr. Donald Corenman – Biomechanics of the Lumbar Spine
Dr. Travis Maak – FAI Osseous Shape Modeling
10:30 - 11:45 am
The Physical Therapist’s Perspective - Bighorn Ballroom
Luke O’Brien – ACL Reinjury: Risk & Prevention
Dr. Tommy Haytmanek – Ankle Sprain Prevention
Lindsay Winninger – Know Your Athlete – From Physical Rehab to Psychologic Factors
Lauren Rust – Vestibular Training for Injury Prevention
Nico Brown – Epidemiology & a Criterion Based Return to Climbing Protocol
Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch - Piney Room
1:15 - 2:15 pm
Hot Topics in Injury Research and the Sporting Environment -Bighorn Ballroom
Grant Dornan – Prediction Modeling
Shellie Pfohl – SafeSport: Ensuring a Safe and Respectful Sporting Environment
Dr. Robert LaPrade – Early Sport Specialization
Brandie Martin – The Role of the Athletic Trainer
2:30 - 3:45 pm
Biologic Frontiers and Athletic Health, Performance & Prevention – Bighorn Ballroom
Dr. Johnny Huard – Biologic Frontiers & Opportunities for Prevention
Dr. Thos Evans – Pain Management & Biologics Advances of Orthopaedic Injuries
Dr. Chelsea Bahney – Activating endogenous stem cells: can regenerative techniques translate to injury prevention?
Dr. David Kuppersmith – Common Sense Medicine
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Closing Reception - Meadows Foyer
*Schedule subject to change.

This activity is joint provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Steadman Clinic and Steadman Research Philippon Research Institute

Target Audience
This activity is intended for physicians, researchers, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and anyone engaged in the care of patients with sports injuries.
Educational Objectives
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
  • Recognize injury patterns in specific sports
  • Identify sports specific injuries and possible areas for reduction of injuries
  • Implement standard screening programs in youth athletes and high-risk populations
  • Evaluate the scientific literature on injury prevention
  • Participate in injury prevention programs
Joint Accreditation Statement
joint accreditation providerIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Steadman Clinic and Steadman Research Philippon Research Institute.  Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy.  The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.
Americans with Disabilities Act
Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact Kelly Stoycheff prior to the live event at 970-479-5782.
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