TMNews: #52: Sept 10, 2018: Concussion Guidelines, AAOMPT Elections, ACL CPG & STAND: The Haiti Project Debrief

It’s Monday, September 10, 2018! Download the episode on iTunes here. (Or check it out on your favorite podcast app.)


  • With a recent rise in discussion surrounding concussion management & return to school/ sport, the CDC has released a new set of guidelines for physicians, patients & parents. The guidelines have been published in JAMA Pediatrics and are available for no cost. Find them here. 
  • The American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists has opened elections for secretary and nominating committee. Check out the candidates here
  • There will be a NuMotion Fair in Boston on October 12th, which will feature Go Baby Go! Check it out here. 
  • The Sacramento Zoo welcomed a Snow Leopard cub on May 6th, with hopes of saving the endangered species. The cub is getting PT 1st to help with “swimmer’s legs.” Full story here
  • The California Physical Therapy Association will be holding their annual Assembly of Representatives on Sept 21, 2018. We’ll keep you updated as the this story develops.


  • JOSPT has released a clinical practice guideline for ACL rehabilitation. John LaRue will be giving us the highlights in the near future, but check it out over at in the meantime!

STAND: The Haiti Project with Whitney Doiron: 

We’ve wrapped up our series on STAND: The Haiti Project! You can check out all the episodes at Whitney joins the newscast today to chat about lessons learned while making this series, and the best way to listen.

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