Log In

Forgot Password?

OR

Not a member? Continue as a nonmember.

Become a Member

By becoming a member of the AAN, you can receive exclusive information to help you at every stage of your career. Benefits include:

Join Now See All Benefits

Loading... please wait

2024 Annual Meeting | C4 - Sports Concussion

Saturday 04/13/24
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM MDT Add To Calendar
Colorado Convention Center | 108/110/112
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Full-Day Course
Nicole Dorothy Reams, MD, FAAN, Meeryo Choe, MD, FAAN
Sports Neurology
Participants should become familiar with updated evidence-based guidelines for concussion and be able to apply a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to concussion managment and recovery, with attention to social determinants of health, the pediatric patient, and parasport athletes; as well as be able to explain the various effects of concussion incidence including acute, persistent, and long-term effects, and describe the current state of biomarkers for concussion.
7.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Systems-based Practice
Intermediate
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Brain Health
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Medical Student
Case-based, Didactic, Audience Participation

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
08:00 AM - 08:10 PM MDT Introduction Introduction
Nicole Dorothy Reams, MD, FAAN, Meeryo Choe, MD, FAAN
08:10 AM - 08:35 AM MDT Speaker Updates from the 6th International Consensus on Concussion in Sport
Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP
08:35 AM - 09:00 AM MDT Speaker Concussion Prevention: Discussion the Impact of Policy and Devices
09:00 AM - 09:25 AM MDT Speaker Social Determinants of Health in Concussion Medicine
Tamerah Hunt, PhD
09:25 AM - 09:50 AM MDT Speaker Assessment and Management of Concussion in Para Athletes
Racheal Smetana, PsyD
09:50 AM - 10:15 AM MDT Speaker Considerations for the Youth Athlete: Early Exposure
Sean C. Rose, MD, FAAN
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM MDT Q&A Questions for Morning Speakers
Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP, Tamerah Hunt, PhD, Sean C. Rose, MD, FAAN
10:40 AM - 10:50 AM MDT Break Break
10:50 AM - 11:15 AM MDT Speaker A Dive into Neuropsychological Testing: What Tools Are Sensitive for Injury and Other Clinical Considerations
Talin Babikian
11:15 AM - 11:40 AM MDT Speaker The Role of Exercise in Concussion Recovery
Matt Nerrie, MS, LAT, ATC
11:40 AM - 12:05 PM MDT Speaker An Evidence-based Approach to Physical Therapy After a Concussive Event
Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA
12:05 PM - 12:20 PM MDT Q&A Questions for Late Morning Speakers
Talin Babikian, Matt Nerrie, MS, LAT, ATC, Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA
12:20 PM - 12:35 PM MDT Break Break
12:35 PM - 01:30 PM MDT Speaker Clinical Application of New Consensus Guidelines
Nicole Dorothy Reams, MD, FAAN, Matt Nerrie, MS, LAT, ATC, Sean C. Rose, MD, FAAN
12:35 PM - 01:30 PM MDT Discussion Transitioning to "Civilian" Life
12:35 PM - 01:30 PM MDT Discussion Managing Return to Learn and Symptom Recovery
Madison Brooke Harris, OT
01:30 PM - 01:40 PM MDT Break Break
01:40 PM - 02:05 PM MDT Speaker Is Concussion a Benign Injury? Emerging Evidence Providing Insight into the Pathologies of This So-Called 'Mild' TBI
William Stewart, MD
02:05 PM - 02:30 PM MDT Speaker Advanced Imaging Modalities in mTBI
Emily Dennis
02:30 PM - 02:45 PM MDT Break Break
02:45 PM - 03:10 PM MDT Speaker Updates in Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and Traumatic Encephalopathy Syndrome
Grant Iverson, PhD
03:10 PM - 03:35 PM MDT Speaker Blood-based Biomarkers after Concussion and Repetitive Head Hits
Jeffrey J. Bazarian, MD
03:35 PM - 04:10 PM MDT Speaker Developing Personalized Neuromodulation for Chronic Concussive Symptoms
Kevin Bickart, MD, PhD
04:10 PM - 04:20 PM MDT Q&A Questions for Afternoon Speakers
Kevin Bickart, MD, PhD, Emily Dennis, Grant Iverson, PhD, Jeffrey J. Bazarian, MD, Madison Brooke Harris, OT, Sean C. Rose, MD, FAAN, William Stewart, MD
04:20 PM - 04:30 PM MDT Closing Remarks Closing Remarks
Nicole Dorothy Reams, MD, FAAN, Meeryo Choe, MD, FAAN
Faculty Disclosures
Nicole Dorothy Reams, MD, FAAN Dr. Reams has stock in Beyond Barriers Therapeutics.
Meeryo Choe, MD, FAAN Dr. Choe has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for Legal Cases. The institution of Dr. Choe has received research support from NIH. The institution of Dr. Choe has received research support from AIR-P. Dr. Choe has a non-compensated relationship as a Board of Directors with NABIS that is relevant to AAN interests or activities. Dr. Choe has a non-compensated relationship as a Consultant with USA Swimming Concussion Task Force that is relevant to AAN interests or activities.
Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP Dr. McCrea has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as a Consultant for Neurotrauma Sciences. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from NIH. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from DoD. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from NCAA. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from NFL. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from CDC. The institution of Dr. McCrea has received research support from Abbott Labs. Dr. McCrea has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Tamerah Hunt, PhD Tamerah Hunt, PhD has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Talin Babikian Talin Babikian has received personal compensation in the range of $50,000-$99,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for Various. The institution of Talin Babikian has received research support from NINDS.
Matt Nerrie, MS, LAT, ATC Matt Nerrie, MS, LAT, ATC has nothing to disclose.
Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA has received personal compensation for serving as an employee of GDIT. Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an Editor, Associate Editor, or Editorial Advisory Board Member for Elsevier. The institution of Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA has received research support from Department of Defense. Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, FAPTA has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as a Course Developer and Speaker with MedBridge.
Emily Dennis The institution of Ms. Dennis has received research support from NIH.
Grant Iverson, PhD Grant Iverson, PhD has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as a Consultant for Sway Medical. Grant Iverson, PhD has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as a Consultant for NanoDX. The institution of Grant Iverson, PhD has received research support from Wounded Warrior Project. Grant Iverson, PhD has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. Grant Iverson, PhD has received personal compensation in the range of $50,000-$99,999 for serving as a Consultant with NeuroHealth, LLC.
Jeffrey J. Bazarian, MD Dr. Bazarian has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving on a Speakers Bureau for abbott. Dr. Bazarian has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as an Editor, Associate Editor, or Editorial Advisory Board Member for BioMerieux. The institution of Dr. Bazarian has received research support from BrainBox Solutions. The institution of Dr. Bazarian has received research support from Abbott.
Madison Brooke Harris, OT Dr. Harris has nothing to disclose.
Sean C. Rose, MD, FAAN The institution of Dr. Rose has received research support from Dale Earnhardt Jr Foundation.
William Stewart, MD The institution of Dr. Stewart has received research support from The Football Association. The institution of Dr. Stewart has received research support from FIFA. The institution of Dr. Stewart has received research support from NINDS. The institution of Dr. Stewart has received research support from MRC.
Racheal Smetana, PsyD Racheal Smetana has nothing to disclose.
Kevin Bickart, MD, PhD Dr. Bickart has nothing to disclose.