Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Ice Hockey Summit III: Action on Concussion 2017

Rochester , MN US
September 28, 2017 to September 29, 2017

Course Directors: Michael J. Stuart, M.D. and Aynsley M. Smith, Ph.D.

The Ice Hockey Summit III: Action on Concussion will address advances in concussion diagnosis, treatment and prevention with an emphasis on prioritized action items to improve safety in the sport of ice hockey. All stakeholders play an important role, including health care professionals, scientists, coaches, officials, administrators and equipment manufacturers.

Registration Information

Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Scientist$425
Reduced Fee: NP, PA, Fellow, Resident, AT, PT, Allied Health, Student$325

Additional Information
Abstract Information (PDF)
Action Items (PDF) 

Exhibit Opportunities
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this course, please contact Linda Gochnauer

Target Audience

The target audience for this course is health care providers in any of the following specialty areas: orthopedic surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, neurosurgery, family medicine, general practice, radiology, emergency medicine and psychology. This includes physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists, physician assistants, nurses, biomedical engineers, engineers, neuroscientists. Additionally, coaches, officials, administrators and equipment manufacturers may also be interested in attending this course. 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: 

  • Describe the epidemiology of concussions in hockey
  • Classify concussion prevention strategies 
  • Define the most reliable diagnostic concussion tests
  • Identify novel treatment methods to enhance concussion recovery 
  • Integrate promising science and clinical care into action plans to address hockey concussions. 

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.75 Attendance
  • 12.75 BOC Category A
  • 12.75 PT
Event starts: 
09/28/2017 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/29/2017 - 12:30pm

Click here to view the program schedule on your mobile device. 
Mayo Clinic - Siebens Building
100 Second Avenue Southwest
Rochester , MN 55905
United States


Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the following hotels:

Rochester Marriott
101 1st Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902
$269/night (plus taxes)
Click here to make your reservation online. 

Kahler Grand Hotel
20 SW 2nd Avenue 
Rochester, MN 55902 
$199/night (plus taxes)
Click here to make your reservation online. 

In order to receive the special rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the expiration date of September 6, 2017 whichever comes first. After September 6, 2017, reservations will be taken based on space and rate availability.

Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Ice Hockey course when making your reservation. Call 1-877-623-7775 to make your reservations.

Alternative Accommodations:
You may also wish to visit the Rochester Convention and Visitors Bureau website for additional accommodation options and area information. 

Lodging arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant. Mayo Clinic School of CPD is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant. 

Credit Information: 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Hockey Equipment Certification Council (HECC), The USA Hockey Foundation, and International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (BOC AP#: P476) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 12.75 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Physical Therapy
Sponsored by the Program in Physical Therapy, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science / Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences. This course meets the criteria for 12.75 category I Continuing Education Units per Minnesota Physical Therapy Rules 5601.2400, 5601.2500.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Available Credit

  • 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.75 Attendance
  • 12.75 BOC Category A
  • 12.75 PT


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