University of Michigan Injury Center Sport Concussion Summit

University of Michigan Injury Center Sport Concussion Summit

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September 24, 2015
Location: 
Junge Center at Michigan Stadium
333 E. Stadium Blvd.
Ann Arbor , MI 48104
United States
Contact: 
Tina Creguer
734-647-7635

Join us for a full day of informative, energetic sessions exploring all aspects of sport concussion.  REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SOON.  Email us at UMinjurycenter@umich.edu for details.

Agenda at a Glance

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 8:00am - 8:30am
Continental breakfast and networking
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 8:30am - 8:45am
Welcome
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 8:45am - 9:15am
Concussion Epidemiology: Incidence Differences by Sport, Gender and Age
Kevin Guskiewicz, PhD, ATC, University of North Carolina
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 9:15am - 9:45am
Concussion Biomechanics and Prevention
Stefan Duma, PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 9:45am - 10:15am
Concussion Management: Sideline Assessment and Injury Recovery
Jeffrey Kutcher, MD, Director, Michigan NeuroSport, University of Michigan
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 10:15am - 10:30am
Break
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Concussion Imaging and Biomarkers
Michael McCrea, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Short and Long-term Risks of Sport-related Concussion: State of the Science
Chris Randolph, PhD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Funding Priority Areas
Grant Baldwin, PhD, MPH, Director, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, CDC
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Roundtable Discussion
(all morning speakers)
Moderator: 
Steve Broglio, PhD, University of Michigan School of Kinesiology
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
LUNCH AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Brian Hainline, MD, Chief Medical Officer, NCAA
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Long-term Effects of Concussion: Fact and Fiction
Rudy Castellani, MD, University of Maryland
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Policy and Legislation
Sara Chrisman, MD, Seattle Children's Hospital
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Education
Tamara C. Valovich McLeod, PhD, ATC, A.T. Still University
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Break
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 3:15pm - 3:45pm
Legal Aspects
Steve Pachman, Esq., Montgomery McCracken
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 3:45pm - 4:15pm
A Journalist's Point of View
Joanne Gerstner, MSJ, Michigan State University
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Roundtable Discussion
(all afternoon speakers)
Moderator: 
Steve Broglio, PhD, University of Michigan School of Kinesiology
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Closing
Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Tour: Michigan Stadium

Attractions and Travel Information

Directions to Junge Family Champions Center

From Detroit Metro Airport and points east: Take I-94 west to Ann Arbor-Saline Road (exit 175). Turn right and follow Ann Arbor-Saline Road as it turns into Main Street, going north for approximately 1 1/2 miles. Crisler Arena is located near the northeast corner of Main and Stadium Boulevard next to Michigan Stadium; the Junge Family Champions Center is next to Crisler Arena on the side of the tunnel entrance.

From Chicago and points west: Take I-94 east to Ann Arbor-Saline Road (exit 175). Turn left and follow Ann Arbor-Saline Road as it turns into Main Street, going north for approximately 1 1/2 miles. Crisler Arena is located near the northeast corner of Main and Stadium Boulevard next to Michigan Stadium. Turn right immediately after Michigan Stadium onto E. Keech Avenue and turn right into the lot just past Michigan Stadium, or turn right onto Stadium Boulevard and turn left into the parking lot immediately after Crisler Arena. The Junge Family Champions Center is next to Crisler Arena on the side of the tunnel entrance.

From Toledo and points south: Take U.S. 23 north to I-94 west. Follow directions from Detroit Metro Airport.

From Flint and points north: Take U.S. 23 south to I-94 west. Follow directions from Detroit Metro Airport.