Protecting Student Athletes: An Update on OHSAA Sports Safety [4021]
Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus
Room: Delaware D

   Deborah Moore, Associate Commissioner, Ohio High School Athletic Association

Track: Medical
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic


This presentation focuses on a review of Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA)sports medicine and safety initiatives during the past year. This includes: adoption of a digital pre-participation evaluation program (Privit Profil); emergency action plans and sudden cardiac arrest; limiting head impact exposure in football; commitment to research on concussion; and promising initiatives.

Learning Objectives:
List three major sports medicine projects which the OHSAA supports
Describe ways in which these programs help protect the health and safety of student athletes
Describe the benefits of the Privit Profile for parents, students, coaches and athletic trainers
Define the critical steps in the chain of survival for a individual experiencing sudden cardiac arrest

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  CCM: 1
  RN: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
OSC17 - An Update on Sports Safety - OHSAA

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