Sports Medicine Education UT Southwestern


The Childress Institute is co-hosting a Sports Medicine Education Course on Saturday, July 28 at SMU thanks to the organizational and instructional support from UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX.



WHAT:  Sports Medicine Education Course – 2 hours of didactic and 2 hours of hands-on simulation (4 hours total) to discuss the continuum of athletic injuries, with a focus on concussions, emergency action plans and spinal injury management. Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to discuss emergency action plans for sports injuries in young athletes and how all members of the care team (athletic trainer, coach, EMS, etc.) should work together.

WHEN:  Saturday, July 28; Registration opens at 12 pm, class is from 1-5 pm

WHERE:  SMU, Dallas, TX – free parking

WHO:  Youth and high school coaches, athletic trainers, sports medicine first responders, EMS and emergency department staff

COST:  $20

Lunch is included in the price of registration. Please contact Kara Thompson if you or your group need a scholarship to attend the event. Space is limited so please reserve your spot soon. DOWNLOAD FLYER.


See photos from our previous events.