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Game Changer Conference: Sports Medicine Educational Conference (VIRTUAL)

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Dates:

02/24/23 07:45 AM - 01:30 PM

Cost:

FREE

Location:

Virtual Class - All Counties
WellSpan Health
All Counties, PA 17402
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Description:

Inside Out Approach -- An educational conference with lectures on Mental Health, Nutrition, Opioid and Spine Care regarding our athletes both young and old. Attendees will be able to:

Mental Health

  • List three cardinal signs of burnout
  • Causes of burnout and impact to both patients and health caring providers
  • Identify multiple lessons learned from the pandemic that will aid in supporting good mental health and preventing burnout with specific focus on the power of human connection
  • Identify specific strategies in supporting the psychological and emotional wellbeing of self (first) and of their fellow coworkers
  • Access to resources and be able to identify those that lead to actionable steps in growing resilience and supporting good mental health

Nutrition:

  • Recognize and explain physical signs and symptoms of inadequate nutrition in athletes
  • Discuss the relationship between eating patterns of active individuals and sports performance
  • Identify the impact of insufficient nutrition on injury risk in athletes
  • Outline steps for professionals to take to address nutrition issues when identified

Opioid:

  • Identify pre-operative interventions to mitigate pain associated with knee preservation surgery
  • Identify intra-operative interventions to mitigate pain associated with knee preservation surgery
  • Identify post-operative interventions to mitigate pain associated with knee preservation surgery
  • Identify emerging or future techniques for pain control after knee preservation surgery

Spine:

  • Discuss the prevalence of spine-related extremity pain
  • Explain the referral patterns of spine-related extremity pain
  • Summarize when to make appropriate referral for further imaging or other specialty provider based on red flag screening and signs and symptoms
  • Identify evaluation and treatment strategies for the cervical and lumbar spines based on current best practice

Our keynote speaker is Martin “Marty” McNair a father, motivational speaker, author, and founder of The Jordan McNair Foundation. His book “Can My Child Play?”

Click "Register" to reserve your spot. For more information call Corrie Stein (717) 356-4690.