Medicine and Science of Team Sports Approved 1/10
Mission: The mission of the Team Sports Interest Group is fourfold:
- To support and increase the scientific knowledge for team sports.
- To attract and support scientists in conducting studies with an impact on team sports.
- To support an active agenda of research in the epidemiology of injuries, prevention of injuries, quantification of physiological strain in all levels of the wide range of team sports (recreational through professional), the development of valid performance diagnostics, and the determination of efficacy of team sport participation for personal health. These will help build a platform to discuss present directions of research and to reflect different opinions on relevant topics.
- To promote continuing research, education and service in support of scientific inquiry into the world of team sports.
Douglas Powell, Ph.D., FACSM
Nicholas Murray, Ph.D.
Viswanath Unnithan, Ph.D., FACSM