Carle Sports Medicine Symposium on July 30 in Urbana
Midwest Orthopaedics Sports Medicine Summit on July 31 in Chicago
Coaches, trainers, sports officials, student athletes and their parents will have the opportunity to learn more about heat safety and concussion prevention at a special Carle Sports Medicine symposium July 30. The free symposium will be held at The Forum at Carle, 611 W. Park Street, Urbana, and will run from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Carle medical providers and physicians will give presentations about treatment and injury management, hydration and acclimatization, cramping, heat rash, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. The symposium attendees will also learn about the latest concussion safety protocols, signs and symptoms of concussion, and return to play protocols.
Midwest Orthopaedics has announced it will host its second annual sports medicine summit on July 31, 2014, at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. This year’s summit will again focus on Youth Injury Prevention and Treatment. The event includes free parking, breakfast and a tour of U.S. Cellular Field. Individuals with interest or questions can access the links below for more information.