Sports Medicine Consensus Statements


STOP Sports Injuries wants to provide you with resources for additional information. Download helpful PDFs to gain an understanding of topics affecting young athletes from our partner organizations. 

AAP Policy Statements


Contact and Spearing in Football


  • National Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Head-Down Contact and Spearing in Tackle Football

Heat Illnesses


  • Inter-Association Task Force on Exertional Heat Illnesses

NATA Position Statements


Sickle Cell Trait


  • Sickle Cell Trait and the Athlete

Sudden Cardiac Arrest


  • Emergency Preparedness and Management of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in High School and College Athletic Programs

Team Physicians