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3rd Annual Mass General Brigham Athletic Training Conference

Building the Athlete’s Foundation

The conference will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2024, at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The event is intended for athletic trainers, athletic directors, nurses, coaches, strength and conditioning specialists, and physical therapists.

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Conference details 

  • 2024 Conference topic: Building the Athlete's Foundation
  • Location: Putnam Club West, Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA
  • Date and time: June 18, 2024, 8:30 am–5:00 pm
  • Keynote speaker: To be announced in early 2024
  • Continuing education credits: 5.25 CEUs
  • Registration and fees: Pricing and registration information will come out in early 2024. Stay tuned!
  • Criteria for successful completion: Attendance at the entire live conference and completion of the post-evaluation form

Conference description

This year's conference will explore the combination of training elements that can sustain and enhance an athlete’s performance, including nutrition, sleep, mental health, musculoskeletal and cardiac screening, injury prevention, strength and conditioning, and recovery. Attendees will hear from leading experts in the field, learn about the latest sports medicine research and technology, network with colleagues in the industry, and leave with the increased knowledge, skills, and passion needed to advance their athletic training careers.

Speakers and panelists will include experts in orthopedic surgery, physiatry, cardiology, psychology, strength and conditioning, and nutrition. The program will feature collaborations with our Center for Sports Performance and Research, also located within Patriot Place. 

Accreditation

Certified Athletic Trainers: Mass General Brigham Sports Medicine (BOC AP# P8644) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 5.25 Category A CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

Physical Therapists: The Spaulding Rehabilitation Network* is recognized as an approved provider of continuing education by APTA. Information provided should be used within scope of practice. Anticipated 5.25 contact hours/CEHs.

*SRN is a member organization of Mass General Brigham

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In support of improving patient care, MGH Institute of Health Professions is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Physicians: MGH Institute of Health Professions designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurses: MGH Institute of Health Professions designates this activity for 5.25 contact hours for nurses.

Nurse Practitioners: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME and ANCC.

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IPCE Credit: This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 5.25 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.

Location details

Putnam Club, Gillette Stadium West
One Patriot Place
Foxborough, MA 02035

(Located in Patriot Place, directly across from retail, restaurants, and hotels)

Directions and parking

Take Interstate 95 to Exit 19 onto Route 1 South. Merge onto Route 1 South and follow for approximately 3 miles until you see Gillette Stadium at Patriot Place on your left. Once you reach the stadium, take a left at the second set of lights (CVS Pharmacy on corner) and take your first right onto P6 Drive in front of the Renaissance Hotel. Take your first left after the Renaissance Hotel and stay straight to the West parking lots of the stadium. Lighted electronic boards and directional signals will direct you to your event.

View parking diagram (PDF) for the event. Conference attendees will be entering from the W1 and W2 entrances.

Take Interstate 495 to Exit 36A onto Route 1 North. Follow Route 1 North approximately 4 miles to Gillette Stadium at Patriot Place (on the right). Once you reach the stadium, go through one set of lights and at the second set take a right onto P8 Drive. This road will lead you to the West parking lots behind the Renaissance Hotel. Lighted electronic boards and directional signals will direct you to your event.

View parking diagram (PDF) for the event. Conference attendees will be entering from the W1 and W2 entrances.

Proud partners 

Our internationally recognized specialists are the best minds in medicine with Harvard Medical School credentials and experience that elite athletes depend on. Mass General Brigham is the official sports medicine provider for several local teams.  View the teams we treat.

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Disclosure

The conference planning group adheres to the principles of transparency related to any potential conflict of interest.  Planners, speakers and anyone who may have an influence on the content of a continuing education activity are asked to disclose any relationship, financial and/or non-financial, they may have to companies producing pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, devices, etc. They will also demonstrate compliance with copyright laws and have ownership or permission to use all materials shared in conjunction with the presentation. The planning group will disclose to attendees any relationship that may be germane to the topics presented.  Such disclosure is not intended to suggest or condone bias, but provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a given presentation. Presenters also attest to demonstrating high standards of professional conduct and non-discrimination. The disclosures are made prior to the presentation in the conference materials.

Additionally, disclosures will in good faith abide by the guidelines of any continuing education provider organization partners.

*MGH Institute of Health Professions is a member organization of Mass General Brigham

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