About the Sports Med Club

  • Click on Link for the contract which must be signed by parent and student to join the club:

     
    Meeting Schedule:  All meetings will be held in the athletic training room from 3:15-4pm unless otherwise noted  (dates and times may be subject to change due to the athletic event schedule)
    September 20  
    October 3
    November 14
    December 5
    January 2
    February 6
    March 5
    April 2
    May 16
    June 4
     
     
    In order to receive credit for participation in the club you must sign a contract and abide by the rules.
     

     o   Observations hours can be performed (which count as school community service hours, NOT COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS FOR NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY)  in the Roxbury High School athletic training room.

    o   Examples of topics reviewed during observations in the high school athletic training room will be:

    § Basic first aid principles

    § Taping and padding techniques and equipment fitting

    § Injury evaluation and rehabilitation techniques

    § *at no time will a student be able to treat an athlete*

    ·         Meetings

      7:                    o   Held in the athletic training room or otherwise noted

    o   Various topics in the field of sports medicine will be discussed

    o   Other allied professions such as physical, occupational and massage therapies, chiropractic medicine, podiatry and orthopedics may be discussed

    o   Guest speakers

    ·        $20 fee to join the club:

    o   Includes a t-shirt

    o   Fee includes expenses for field trips and/or activities

    § In the past the club has gone to Newark Hospital-trauma unit, Rutgers University’s athletic training facilities, and Seton Hall’s University athletic training facilities.

    ·        Student and parent/guardian must sign a contract stating that the student will abide by the rules of the club or they will not receive credit for participation.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Last Modified on October 3, 2019