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Conferences and Training

In 2017 more than 150 doctors, nurses, and educators attended our Level 1 and Level 2 training programs.  MCMI is the preferred source for concussion education and management in Maine.  Our programs remain a model for concussion education in the United States and Canada. 

Our 2018 training schedule will be announced in January. 








MCMI Training Programs


Training Programs:

             Level 1 – An Introduction to Concussions and Concussion Management

                             Level of Difficulty: beginner

                             Content: The Diagnostic and Return to Play Dilemma

                                             How Concussion Occurs and Pathophysiology  

                                             Concussion Signs and Symptoms

                                             Concussion Evaluation Tools

                                             Concussion Treatment

                                             Recovery Epidemiology

                                             Return to Function – Academics and Play

                                             Risk Factors and Protective Equipment

                                             Short and Long Term Sequelae

                                             Neurocognitive Testing

                                             Concussion Sideline Assessment

                                             Key Points

                                                         

              Level 2 – Advanced Concussion Management
              (Level 1 is a prerequisite for taking Level 2)

                              Level of Difficulty: intermediate

                              Content: Updates from Zurich 2012        

                                             Using ImPACT Testing in Concussion Management

                                             Interpreting ImPACT Test Results

                                             Concussion Case Reviews

Schedule for 2018: TBA

 


 

For more information contact:

              Jan Salis, PT, ATC

              MCMI - Membership and Education Committee - Chair

              jsalis@aol.com

              (207) 577-2018

 

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