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Women’s Sports Medicine: Gender and Youth Sports Injury

October 24, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FREE

ONS Sports Medicine and Darien YMCA Youth Sport Safety Series.  

Find out the physiological reasons why female student athletes are more vulnerable to certain sports injuries than their male counterparts. Women’s Sports Medicine Specialist, Dr. Katherine Vadasdi, will lead the discussion about gender-specific weaknesses and ways to strengthen female athletes to avoid painful conditions and future orthopedic problems.  Alicia Hirscht, DPT, SCS, CSCS,  director of Physical Therapy at ONS/Stamford will be on hand to demonstrate at-home exercises that target injury-prone areas of the female body.  There will be time for questions following the presentations.  Please RSVP to balfredo@onsmd,com or jvansciver@darien-ymca.org

 

Details

Date:
October 24, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
FREE

Organizer

ONS
Phone:
2038691145
Website:
onsmd.com

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