Remain in the Game: A Joint Effort Injury Prevention Toolkit – May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020
Lindsay DiStefano will present Remain in the Game: A Joint Effort Injury Prevention Toolkit.
About the speaker:
Lindsay DiStefano, Ph.D., ATC, is the Athletic Training Program Director and Department Head in the Department of Kinesiology. DiStefano is extremely active in research to determine the best strategies to promote physical literacy and reduce the risk of youth sports-related injuries, such as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, in children. Dr. DiStefano has published numerous research papers and presented nationally and internationally. She is currently engaged with major research studies to identify best practices for implementation and dissemination of interventions to improve safe physical activity participation and ensure proper development of physical literacy in children. Dr. DiStefano completed her undergraduate degree at Boston University and her graduate and doctoral degrees at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill