Northern Nevada Sports Medicine Coalition (NNSMC)

Northern Nevada Sports Medicine Coalition (NNSMC)

Mission Statement:

To provide education and sports coverage for community athletes through volunteer efforts


Community Physicians, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, EMTs


  1. Provide injury prevention education.
  2. Provide coverage for high risk, contact, or collision sports.
  3. Provide protocols for sports-related injuries.
  4. Educate the community on wellness and an active lifestyle.
  5. Provide guidance with access to health care for sports-related injuries.

Additional proposed activities:

  1. Educational classes by REMSA — review of C-spine protocol.
  2. Sports medicine guideline manual for high school sports coverage for the state of Nevada.
  3. Establish law, mandates.
  4. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine — sports medicine website, updated information for sports medicine.
  5. Provide coordination of pre-participation sports physicals.

For additional information, please contact Susan Park, M.D.:

Sports Pre-Participation Physical Exams


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