Jimmy talked with Capitol City Sports Medicine Summit director and team physician for the Washington Nationals and Washington Redskins. Stephania Bell head injury analyst for ESPN and
The summit was held in May at the W Hotel in Washington DC and covered the Football Sports Medicine spectrum.
The Football Playbook: Inside the Medical Care-The New Era
The diagnosis and management of football related injuries has dramatically changed over the past decade. This 2 day interactive course featured regionally and nationally acclaimed sports medicine specialists from top NFL and NCAA football programs. This Summit focused on the latest, evidence-based approach to the diagnosis and treatment of football related injuries. There was also a historical perspective from a panel of highly experienced longtime team physicians, athletic trainers, players and physical therapists.
Robin West, M.D.
Chairman, Inova Sports Medicine
Lead Team Physician, Washington Nationals
Head Team Physician, Washington Redskins
Associate Professor, Georgetown University Medical Center
Associate Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine