Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Save the Date: 6th Annual Minds Matter Concussion Care for Kids Conference

October 23, 2017
Concussion CME course

Save-the-date in your calendar to join the Minds Matter Concussion research team at CIRP@CHOP as they host expert faculty for a one-day conference for multidisciplinary clinicians and school personnel who are involved in the acute and chronic management, return to school and return to physical activity of students with concussion.

Date & Location

Thursday, April 12, 2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM; Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 

Overview

Sessions will go beyond the basic concepts of concussion diagnosis and management, exploring evidence-based models for managing students and athletes in the academic setting. Speakers will discuss ways for the medical team to partner with school nurses, school administrators and ATCs, addressing both cognitive and physical rehabilitation, psychological impact of concussion, and strategies for prevention. Recent advances in neuroimaging will be presented.

Accreditation

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education to physicians. 

 

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