S ports T rauma and O veruse P revention The Problem 30 million children participate in organized sports (Source: Safe Kids USA) Participation in high school athletics is increasing, with more than 7.3 million high school students participating annually
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Overuse is considered excessive and repeated use that results in injury to the bones, muscles or tendons involved in the action.
Work with local athletic governing bodies to mandate pitch counts and limit number of matches or tournaments played.
James R. Andrews, MD
Neal ElAttrache, MD
Hall of Fame Baseball Player/Atlanta Braves
Marjorie AlbohmPresident, NATA
Speed Skating Olympic Champion
World Champion Tennis Coach
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Dale Brown Enterprises
John Callaghan, MD
Chaplain Richard Camp, Jr.
Former Nationally Ranked Track & Field Athlete
Delos Cosgrove, MD
CEO, Cleveland Clinic
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Eric Heiden, MD
Olympic Speed Skater and
Jay R. Hoffman
Professional Multi-Sport Athlete
Owner, Greenbriar Resort
President & CEO, Little League International
President, DePuy Mitek
Chairman, Board of Directors , Little League Baseball International
Former NFL Player, NFL Sportscaster, Fox Network
Director, Track & Field Worldwide
Teri McCambridge, MD
Chairperson, AAP Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness
Renaldo NehimiahFormer Track and Field Record Holder
Golden Bear Enterprises/Professional Golfer
Former, Professional Golfer
Milwaukee Brewers Pitching Coach
WNT U.S. Soccer
Former Green Bay Packer Quarterback
Mitchell StollerPresident and CEO, SAFE Kids Worldwide
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