Hosted by the University of Hawai’i Pathology Residency Program, Department of Pathology, John A. Burns School of Medicine and presented in conjunction with the Second Annual Neuro Huddle. The Conference is funded through the generous support of the Gary O. Galiher Foundation and supported by the Hawai’i Concussion and Management Program (HCAMP).
Coaches, athletic trainers, and advocacy groups are pursuing strategies to mitigate concussion injuries, especially in football. This conference addressees the dangers of concussions, and teaches innovative techniques for reducing concussions.
Day 1: Expert researchers present the latest developments in the medicine and neuroscience of concussions. More info: manoa.hawaii.edu/pathology/cte2016/
Day 2: Coaches, athletic trainers, and advocacy groups present strategies to mitigate concussion injuries, especially in football.
- Background information and preliminary findings of the HuTT, Helmetless Tackling Training program.
- Team approaches to injury prevention strategies in sports.
- Audience-engaged discussions with panelists from varied sports backgrounds.
This conference also presents an opportunity for medical professionals to earn continuing educational credits. The Hawai’i Consortium for Continuing Medical Education (HCCME) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Hawai’i Consortium for Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
This educational activity is also eligible for a maximum of 10.25 CE credits for nurses, APRNs. Athletic Trainers and Coaches are eligible for up to 10.25 Category A Approved Provider CEUs.
Queen's Conference Center, 510 S. Beretania St., Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, 96813
800 322 3996
808 591 2608
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