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Scripps Concussion Awareness Training: From Injury to Recovery


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Scripps Concussion Awareness Training: From Injury to Recovery

  1. 1. Concussion Awareness Training: From Injury to Recovery S A T U R D A Y, S E P T E M B E R 1 5 , 2 0 1 2 SCHAETZEL CENTER • SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL • L A J O L L A , C A L I F O R N I A
  2. 2. Course IntroductionCourse Overview Accreditation Physicians (MD, DO)Concussions are a type of traumatic brain injury Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Councilcaused by a bump or blow to the head or body for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to providethat causes the brain to move and collide with continuing medical education for physicians.the skull causing injury. There are many ways Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians shouldto get a concussion including falls, car crashes, only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their par-bike accidents, and partaking in sporting activi- ticipation in the activity.ties. In fact, the number of recorded concussion Documentation of awarded credit is provided for regis-cases has doubled in the last decade alone. tered attendees in exchange for completed activity evalu-This steady increase has prompted the Centers ation. Certificates of attendance are available, upon re- quest, at the end of the course.for Disease Control to declare concussions ahealth epidemic in the United States. American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) This Live activity, Concussion Training, with a beginningScripps Health’s Concussion Awareness Training date of 09/15/2012, has been reviewed and is accept-program is designed to educate and promote able for up to 5.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the Americanimproved patient outcomes with regards to Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their partici-concussion patients. The course will be taught pation in the activity.from variety of perspectives including that of the Board of Certification for Athletic Trainersneurologist, primary care physician, ER physi- Scripps Health is recognized by the Board ofcian, and athletic trainer. Participants will learn Certification, Inc. to offer continuing educationwhat signs to look for when assessing a patient for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for a maximum of 5 hours of Category Aor athlete, the best way to manage a concus- continuing education. Certified Athletic Trainers are respon-sion, and when to allow a patient to return to sible for claiming only those hours actually spent participat-normal activities. ing in the continuing education activity. DisclosureEducational Objectives Commercial Support This course is supported, in part, by educational grantsAfter attending this activity, participants from industry, in accordance with ACCME accreditationshould be able to: Standards for Commercial Support. At the time of printing, a complete listing of commercial supporters was not avail- • Describe concussion and the potential conse- able. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all quences of this injury. supporters at the time of the educational activity. Cultural and Linguistic Competency • Recognize concussion signs and symptoms This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill and how to respond. 1195 which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the • Implement proper procedures to manage a topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this suspected concussion. bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient • Illustrate the impact sports-related concussion population through effective and appropriate professional development. Cultural and linguistic competency was in- can have on players. corporated into the planning of this activity. • Determine when a concussion patient should About Scripps be referred to a specialist. Scripps Health, a nonprofit health care system based in San Diego, California, includes more than 2,600 affiliated physicians and over 13,000 employees at five acute-care • Initiate steps to help your athlete return to play hospital campuses, home health care services and a net- safely after experiencing a concussion. work of clinics, physician offices and outpatient centers. Scripps is committed to contributing to the future of medi- cine through its clinical research trials, graduate medicalTarget Audience education and continuing medical education programs. More information can be found at • Family Medicine Scripps Conference Services & CME, which offers nation- ally recognized live conferences in a variety of specialty • General Practice Medical Professionals areas, is committed to improving the quality of health care • Athletic Trainers/Directors and advancing the practice of medicine by providing exceptional educational courses for physicians and other • Pediatricians health care professionals. More information and confer- • Internal Medicine ence brochure downloads are available at www.scripps. org/conferenceservices.follow us! to our Scripps Conference Services & CME newsletter at
  3. 3. Faculty FacultyCourse DirectorsMichael A. Lobatz, MD Roland R. Lee, MDVice President of Medical Affairs Director of MagnetoencephalographyMedical Director and Head and Neck ImagingScripps Rehabilitation Center Professor of Residence in RadiologyScripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas University of California, San DiegoEncinitas, California La Jolla, CaliforniaMichael L. Van Buskirk, MD, Mark McDonough, PhDABFM Pediatric & Adult NeuropsychologistChair, Family Medicine Scripps Memorial Hospital EncinitasScripps Clinic Encinitas, CaliforniaClinical Professor, Voluntary Christina Scherr, MEd, ATCFamily and Preventive Medicine San Dieguito Sports Medicine FoundationUniversity of California, San Diego Head Athletic TrainerEncinitas, California Torrey Pines High School San Diego, CaliforniaConference FacultyAndrew J. Accardi, MDEmergency Medicine Faculty Disclosure In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support,Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas course directors, planning committees, faculty and all others in controlEncinitas, California of the educational content of the CME activity must disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest that they or their spouse/partner may have had within the past 12 months. If an indi-John G. Dawkins, MD vidual refuses to disclose relevant financial relationships, they will be disqualified from being a part of the planning and implementation of thisFamily and Sports Medicine CME activity. Employees of a commercial interest with business lines orScripps Clinic products relating to the content of the CME activity will not participate in the planning or any accredited portion of the conference. DisclosureSan Diego, California will be made to all participants at the conference location, prior to the educational activity commencement. Conference Location Schaetzel Center9890 Genesee Avenue town, it is known throughout the worldLa Jolla, California 92037 for its beautiful beaches and year-roundPhone: 858-626-7311 temperate weather. La Jolla is an exquisiteThe conference will be held at the combination of a southern European resortSchaetzel Center on the campus of atmosphere and Southern California fun. InScripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, addition to fine restaurants, it is unique inCalifornia. Nestled on the northern edge that it maintains its quaint village atmosphereof San Diego is La Jolla. La Jolla means “The within a sophisticated cosmopolitan environ-Jewel” in Spanish and it is the jewel of San ment offering a varied selection of hotels,Diego. Located just 15 minutes from down- shopping, dining, events and attractions.
  4. 4. Progra m Saturday, September 15, 2012 7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast Noon Lunch Break IMPACT Test demonstrations 7:50 a.m. Welcome and Pre-Test Drs. Lobatz and Van Buskirk 12:30 p.m. Treatment of Difficult Symptoms 8 a.m. Anatomy, Pathophysiology and Michael A. Lobatz, MD Concepts of Concussion and Mild TBI Michael A. Lobatz, MD 1:15 p.m. Imaging for Concussion Roland R. Lee, MD 8:45 a.m. Signs and Symptoms of Concussion Johns G. Dawkins, MD 1:45 p.m. Putting the Patient Back on the Field 9:15 a.m. Concussion Evaluation on the Field Christina Scherr, MEd, ATC John G. Dawkins, MD 2:05 p.m. Course Summary 9:45 a.m. Break and Post-Test Drs. Lobatz and Van Buskirk 10 a.m. Emergency Room Management of Concussion 2:15 p.m. Final Adjournment Andrew J. Accardi, MD 10:45 a.m. Office Evaluation of the Concussed Patient Michael L. Van Buskirk, MD 11:30 a.m. Neuropsychological Aspects of Concussion Mark McDonough, PhD Hotel Information Suggested Hotel Accommodations Please make your own hotel reservations. Attendees are responsible for the cost of their own hotel accommodations and transportation to and from the Schaetzel Center for the conference. Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines San Diego Marriott La Jolla 10950 North Torrey Pines Road 4240 La Jolla Village Drive La Jolla, California 9203 La Jolla, California 92037 Hotel Direct: 858-558-1500 Hotel Direct: 858-587-1414
  5. 5. Concussion Awareness Training: From Injury to Recovery Conference Fees & RegistrationSEPTEMBER 15, 2012 SCHAETZEL CENTER • SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL • LA JOLLA, CA Space is limited, so register early! Three Easy Ways to Register Included: Course tuition, breakfast, break, lunch and course materials Online Not Included: Travel costs, lodging and parking Fax 858-652-5565 Mail Scripps Conference Services & CME Thru July 31 Aug 1 – Sept 12 On-site after Sept 12 Concussion Training 2012Physicians $75 $100 $125 11025 North Torrey Pines Rd. Suite 200, Maildrop: SCRC 200 Other $50 $75 $100 La Jolla, California 92037Attendance Policies Questions?Registration Confirmation Contact Scripps Conference Services & CMEA confirmation letter will be e-mailed or mailed to you upon receipt of theconference registration form and payment. If you have not received it within two Phone 858-652-5400weeks, please contact the Scripps Conference Services & CME office. Email Cancellation, Substitution, RefundThe course tuition is refundable, minus a $25 processing fee, if your cancellation is received in writing no later than Friday,September 7, 2012. Attendee substitutions are allowed, but notification must be made in writing by September 7, 2012. After this date,under no circumstances will refunds, credits, or substitutions be granted. No refunds or credits will be given to “no shows.”Guest Attendance PolicyAll conference activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for conference at-tendees. Non-registered guests (including children, family members, colleagues, etc.) are not allowed in the conference areas. Badgesprovided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.Scripps Conference Modification or CancellationScripps reserves the right to modify the course’s schedule or program as necessary. Scripps also reserves the right to cancel this conference,in which case a full refund of the registration fee will be provided.We are unable to refund any travel costs (flight,hotel,etc.) in the case of Scrippscancellation.Recording and Photography ClauseScripps reserves exclusive rights to record (audio and video) and/or photograph all conference proceedings for use in marketingmaterials, presentations and course content sales.By completing this registration form and returning it to Scripps you are acknowledging compliance with all attendance policies.P l e a s e P r i n t C l e a r l y. Yo u r B a d g e W i l l R e a d a s F o l l o w s :F I R S T , M I , L A S T N A M E DEGREE (MD, RN, ETC)BADGE NAME (IF DIFFERENT FROM ABOVE)A F F I L I A T I O N / H O S P I T A L / C O M P A N Y SPECIALTYMAILING ADDRESSC I T Y / S TAT E / Z I PD I R E C T T E L E P H O N E EMAIL 9 PLEASE INDICATE ANY SPECIAL NEEDS (INCLUDING DIETARY RESTRICTIONS): Special requests will be considered and accommodated in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Office Use Only: Date Received Amount Check No. / Approval CD Confirmation Sent InitialsPAY M E N T M E T H O D I f paying by credit card, please complete the information below. Check Please make checks payable to Scripps (in U.S. dollars only). Visa MasterCard Amex Discover C R E D I T C A R D N U M B E R E X P I R AT I O N D AT E N A M E O N C A R D SECURITY CODE O N C A R D (Required)B I L L I N G A D D R E S S I F D I F F E R E N T F R O M A B O V E A U T H O R I Z E D S I G N AT U R E
  6. 6. Scripps Conference Services and CME 11025 N. Torrey Pines Road Suite 200, Maildrop SCRC 200 La Jolla, CA 92037Concussion Awareness Training:From Injury to RecoverySeptember 15, 2012Schaetzel Center • Scripps Memorial Hospital • La Jolla, CA Course Directors: Michael A. Lobatz, MD andMichael L. Van Buskirk, MD