US Lacrosse and MedStar Sports Medicine Launch Health & Performance Series

Apr 04, 2017

US Lacrosse and MedStar Sports Medicine launching new educational series focused on lacrosse health and performance with a presentation on April 26 by Dr. Karen Sutton of Team USA about upper extremity injuries in youth athletes. 

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US Lacrosse and MedStar Health Announce Five-Year Marketing Partnership

Mar 23, 2017

The agreement defines several areas of cooperation, including greater Team USA involvement, research support for the US Lacrosse Center for Sport Science, coordinated educational offerings for players, coaches and parents, and joint marketing and communication efforts.

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2016 Research Report Summarizes Safety Findings

Feb 07, 2017

The Center for Sport Science at US Lacrosse serves as a national hub for the study and improvement of health in lacrosse, and funds numerous research studies annually to learn more about the safety and wellness of lacrosse players.

In 2016, the Center partially or fully funded six research studies, and produced a year-end report to summarize the findings. Research areas included impact sensors, injury surveillance, lower extremity injury risk reduction, head impacts and playing time.

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Symposium Provides Insights for a Healthy Program

Dec 23, 2016

The 2017 US Lacrosse Sports Medicine Symposium, scheduled for January 20, provides insight for doctors, trainers, physical therapists, strength and conditioning coaches, health staff, coaches, administrators, parents and students to run a healthy lacrosse program

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