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2nd Annual Youth Sport Safety Summit, April 21


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NSU’s Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences invites you to attend the 2nd Annual Youth Sport Safety Summit on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 8 AM – 12 PM in the Carl DeSantis Building, room 1053/1054. This workshop is free to all and is aimed at youth sports stakeholders: Parents, Coaches, School Administrators, Guidance Counselors, & Athletic Trainers.

The content of the workshop includes:

8:30 AM
Introductions and Welcome
Dustin Gatens, MS, LAT, ATC & Pradeep Vanguri, Ph.D., LAT, ATC

9:00 AM
Current Trends in Youth Sports
Frank Walters, Ph.D., LAT, ATC

10:00 AM
Upper Extremity Injuries in Youth Sports and Early Sport Specialization
Erol Yoldas, MD

11:00 AM
Nutrition in Youth Sports
Mary Ellen Bingham, MS, RD, CSSD

Breakfast will be provided at 8 AM. To RSVP, email Dr. Pradeep Vanguri, Athletic Training Program Director, at or call (954)262-8166.

NSU Athletic Training Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, military status, sexual orientation or age. NSU ATP is committed to accessibility and non-discrimination in all aspects of its continuing education activities. Participants who have special needs are encouraged to contact program organizer (Pradeep Vanguri, so that all reasonable efforts to accommodate these needs can be made.