Day 1 – Thursday, October 29th, 2020

 

WELCOME SESSION

08:15 – 08:30 Welcome and conference opening
Lars Engebretsen (Norway, Switzerland)

08:30-09:00 Concussion Consensus Process
Willem Meeuwisse (Canada)

09:00-09:30 Morning coffee break– POSTER SESSION (Concussion Definition & Prevention)

 

Session 1: CONCUSSION DEFINITION AND PREVENTION

09:30-10:30 What is the definition of concussion?
Paul McCRORY (Australia), Geoff Manley (USA)
10:10 -10:30 Discussion

10:30-11:30 Prevention Strategies
Moderator: Carolyn EMERY (Canada)

10.30 – 10.35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

10.35 – 10.40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

10.40 – 11.05 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Carolyn Emery (Canada)

11.05 – 11.30 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

11:30-12:30 Lunch break– POSTER SESSION (Sideline Detection and Follow-Up Assessment)

 

Session 2: SIDELINE DETECTION AND FOLLOW-UP ASSESSMENT

12:30-13:30 Sideline concussion detection (SCAT tools and technology)
Moderator: Ruben ECHEMENDIA (USA)

12:30 – 12:35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

12:35 – 12:40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

12:40 – 13:05 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Ruben Echemendia (USA)

13:05 – 13:30 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

13:30-14:30 Follow up and Office-based Assessment
Moderator: Jon PATRICIOS (South Africa)

13:30 – 13:35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

13:35 – 13:40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

13:40 – 14:05 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Jon Patricios (South Africa)

14:05 – 14:30 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

14:30-15:00 Afternoon coffee break – POSTER SESSION (Rest & Exercise and Treatment)

 

Session 3: SIDELINE DETECTION AND FOLLOW-UP ASSESSMENT

15:00-16:00 Rest & Exercise
Moderator: John LEDDY (USA)

15:00 – 15:05 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

15:05 – 15:10 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

15:10 – 15:35 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
John Leddy (USA)

15:35 – 16:00 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

16:00-17:00 Treatment: Cervical, vestibular, visual, headache, autonomic, hormonal, mood & behavior
Moderator: Kathryn SCHNEIDER (Canada)

16:00 – 16:05 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

16:05 – 16:10 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

16:10 – 16:35 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Kathryn Schneider (Canada)

16:35 – 17:00 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

17:00-17:15 Closing comments
Mark Aubry (Canada), Alexis Weber (Switzerland)

 

Day 2 – Friday, October 30th, 2020

08:15-08:45 POSTER SESSION (Persistent Symptoms and Defining Recovery)

 

08:45-09:00 Opening Remarks
Martin Raftery (Australia)

Session 4: PERSISTENT SYMPTOMS AND DEFINING RECOVERY

09:00-10:00 Persistent symptoms (> 1month) detection and management
Moderator: Eanna Falvey (Ireland)

10:05 – 10:10 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

10:10 – 10:15 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

10:15 – 10:40 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Eanna Falvey (Ireland), Grant Iverson (USA)

10:40 – 11:05 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

10:00-11:00 Defining Recovery
Moderator: Michael McCrea (USA)

11:05 – 11:10 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

11:10 – 11:15 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

11:15 – 11:40 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Michael McCrea (USA)

11:40 – 12:05 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

11:00-11:30 Morning coffee break – POSTER SESSION (Graded Exertion and Return to School/Sport)

 

Session 5: GRADED EXERTION AND RETURN TO SCHOOL/SPORT

11:30 – 12:30 Graded Exertion and Return to School/Sport
Moderator: Steve BROGLIO (USA), Margot PUTUKIAN (USA)

12:30 – 12:35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

12:35 – 12:40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

12:40 – 13:05 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Steve Broglio (USA), & Margot Putukian (USA)

13:05 – 13:30 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

12:30-13:30 Lunch break – POSTER SESSION (Long term effects and Criteria for Retirement)

 

Session 6: LONG TERM SEQUELLAE AND CRITERIA FOR RETIREMENT

13:30-14:30 Concussion in Sport: Systematic Review of Possible Long-Term Effects
Moderator: Jiri DVORAK (Switzerland)

14:30 – 14:35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

14:35 – 14:40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

14:40 – 15:00 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Jiri Dvorak (Switzerland)

15:00 – 15:25 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

14:30-15:30 Criteria for Retirement
Moderator: Mike MAKDISSI

15:30 – 15:35 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

15:35 – 15:40 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

15:40 – 16:00 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Mike Makdissi (Australia)

16:00 – 16:25 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

15:30-16:00 Afternoon coffee break– POSTER SESSION (Special Considerations for the Child and Adolescent Athlete)

 

 

Session 7: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE CHILD AND ADOLESCENT ATHLETE

16:00-17:00 Special Considerations for the Child and Adolescent Athlete
Moderator: Gavin Davis (Australia)

17:00 – 17:05 Oral presentation 1 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

17:05 – 17:10 Oral presentation 2 (will be defined after the Call for abstracts closure)

17:10 – 17:35 Lecture Reviewing Evidence and Providing Recommendation
Gavin Davis (Australia)

17:35 – 18:00 Panel Discussion with co-authors and audience Q&A, moderated by the lead author

 

17:00-17:15 Closing comments
Allen Sills (USA)