The NCAA Sport Science Institute is committed to serving and educating student-athletes, athletics departments and member schools. To help accomplish this goal, we collaborate with prominent medical and sports medicine organizations, leading experts in the field and member schools to host sport- and topic-specific summits and task forces each year. These events give rise to best practices, recommendations, research agendas and educational efforts that support and promote the health and safety of college athletes.
The SSI hosted this first-of-its-kind, sport-specific summit in February 2015 at the NCAA headquarters. This historic gathering will provide a pathway for future initiatives that support the sport-specific health and safety of college athletes.
In July 2015, the SSI brought together student-athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, team physicians and experts in sports medicine to the NCAA headquarters to discuss current and future opportunities in support of the health and safety of college wrestling. To view the summit agenda, click here.