Adam Taliaferro Foundation

  Lending a helping hand to individuals who have suffered life-altering spinal injuries

2016 Medical Symposium Focuses on Management of Acute Athletic Injuries

The Adam Taliaferro Foundation is sponsoring its Annual 2016 Medical Symposium focusing on “Management of Acute Athletic Injuries" on Monday, October 3 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Barry Brown Health Center in Voorhees, NJ.

 

Multiple speakers will make presentations on topics covering topics such as acute knee injuries, concussion management,acute back pain, neuropsychology issues, and football helmet accelerometers. Presenters include:


Robert Greenleaf, MD (moderator)
Jill Brooks, PhD
Brad Bernardini, MD
Robert Franks, DO
Jon Heck, MS, ATC

 

The cost for the symposium is $40 per registrant. For information and a brochure, please email Gus Ostrum at [email protected].

 

 Here is the complete agenda for the symposium below. You may also click on the symposium brochure link below for the complete brochure.

 

General Information: 

Date: October 3, 2016

Time: Registration 7:30-8:00 am

Symposium: 8:00-12:30. (3.5 CEUs)

Registration Fee: $40

Location: Barry D. Brown Health Education Center

106 Carnie Blvd, Voorhees, NJ 08043

 

 

Topics:

Neuropsychology Issues

Football Helmet Accelerometers: What Have We Learned?

Athlete Acute Back Pain

Diagnosis and Manage of Acute Knee Injuries

 

 

Speakers:

Adam Taliaferro, Esq.

Robert Greenleaf, MD (moderator)

Jill Brooks, PhD

Brad Bernardini, MD

Robert Franks, DO

Jon Heck, MS, ATC

 

About the Adam Taliaferro Foundation:

 

The Adam Taliaferro Foundation (ATF) provides emotional, financial and educational support to individuals who suffer catastrophic head or spinal injuries in New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware. The foundation also provides educational and financial support related to the research, prevention and care of such injuries.  For information on the foundation and the medical symposium please visit our website at www.taliaferrofoundation.org.

 

This symposium is intended to cover the entire spectrum of on-field medical emergencies and injuries. Our speakers are all highly qualified in their field and share a common interest with the ATF – the education of athletic healthcare providers to help prevent catastrophic injuries

Registration fee is $40. Please respond to Gus Ostrum at [email protected]  Checks can be mailed to:

 

The Adam Taliaferro Foundation

 1710 Kingswood Place

 Clementon, New Jersey 08021

 

A light breakfast and boxed lunch will be provided

Contact: (609) 502-0424