Conferences and Training

The Maine Concussion Management Initiative holds several introductory and advanced training sessions each year.  Our next training is scheduled for March 13, 2015.

10111994-standard.jpgHere is information on our programs.  Details on fees and course content appear on the registration form – which  follows.

MCMI Training Programs – Level 1 and Level 2

General Information for 2015

When and where held:

                  March 13, 2015 in Bangor at St. Joseph’s Hospital

                   June 12, 2015 in Waterville at Colby College

                  October 20, 2015 in Portland in conjunction with the Maine Brain Injury Conference

(Registration and fees will be through the Maine Brain Injury Conference for October 20)

                  Tentatively there may be an additional training in May in downeast Maine

Training Program: Training programs in 2015 will be updated.

                  Level 1 – An Introduction to Concussions and Concussion Management

Level 2 – Interpreting Neurocognitive Testing (Level 1 is a prerequisite for taking Level 2)

8:00am – 8:15   Registration and Continental Breakfast (Level 1 and Level 2 are run simultaneously)

8:15am-12:00pm              Level 1 – An Introduction to Concussions and Concussion Management

○               The Diagnostic and Return to Play Dilemma

○               Sport Related Concussion: Short and Long Term Sequelae

○               Concussion Sideline Assessment

○               Concussion Risk Factors, Treatment and Return to Function

○               Tools in Concussion Management

○               Concussion Case Studies

○               Review and Wrap-up

8:15am-12:00pm              Level 2 – Interpreting Neurocognitive Testing

○               Using ImPACT Testing in Concussion Management

○               Interpreting ImPACT Test Results

○               Case Reviews

○               Review and Wrap-up

Registration Fee:

$100 for Health Care Professionals

$40 for school personnel and all other attendees

(School nurses, coaches, school athletic directors and administrators, etc.)

$20 for students – currently enrolled in a college program

 

Registration Fee Includes:

1. Handouts

2. Continental Breakfast and mid-morning break

3. CEU/CME credits will able available for Health Care Professionals

Registration Confirmation will be sent by email and will include:

1. Directions to training location.

2. Training agenda.

For more information contact:

Jan Salis, PT, ATC

MCMI – Membership Committee Chair

jsalis@aol.com

(207) 577-2018

MCMI Training Registration Form – PDF – 2-7-14

To register online: complete the registration form and submit. Follow payment instructions below. DO NOT USE THIS FORM FOR THE OCTOBER 21st TRAINING

Online Registration Form

  • (Registration confirmation and directions will be sent to this email)
  • (School or medical practice)
  • (Athletic trainer, school nurse, athletic director, team physician, etc.)
  • (Available for Health Care Professionals)
  • (Level 1 & 2 will be run simultaneously)
  • Checks can be made out to “Colby College-MCMI”. Note on check for “MCMI Conference Registration”

    Send check and registration form to:
    Jan Salis, PT, ATC 
    MCMI 
    4 Cassie Lane 
    Poland, ME 04274
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