July 9, 2013

Youth Sports Safety Conference to be Monday, July 22

Youth coaches, athletic trainers, teachers, school nurses and parents of  young athletes are invited to a Youth Sports Safety Conference on Monday, July 22. The conference is  hosted by the Program for Injury Prevention in Youth Sports at Vanderbilt.

The event is free and lunch will be provided. Leading experts in sports medicine and sports injury will discuss a wide range of topics, from concussions to dietary supplements.

The conference is open to the public, but seating is limited so all participants must register to attend. The registration deadline is Friday, July 12. For more details go to www.ChildrensHospital.Vanderbilt.org/SportsSafetyConference.