About the Sports Med Club

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

     

     
    Fall Meeting schedule 2018  click on to see meeting schedule
     
    In order to receive credit for participation in the club you must attend 7 out of 10 meetings:
     

     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

      7:0                  On select nights in the fall and spring sports seasons

     

    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 September 27, 2018