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ESSI Symposium

This event has unfortunately been cancelled due to COVID-19. We plan to host our symposium in 2021. Please stay tuned for updates.

At our annual symposium, attendees network and discuss the latest trends and innovations in sport science. The symposium is geared toward industry partners, athletic leaders and U-M faculty, researchers, clinicians and staff who work in exercise and sport science.

Junge Family Champions Center 
333 E. Stadium Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Contact Lisa Rabaut or by phone 734-615-8048

Additional Sport Science Events

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ESSI Fall Panel Series (September, October, November)

First Panel Discussion: Thursday, September 24, 2020

Second Panel Discussion: Monday, October 19, 2020

Third Panel Discussion: Thursday 19, 2020

  • Topic: The Use of Wearables for Return to Play in Sports during COVID-19
  • Time: 4-5 pm (Eastern Time)
  • Moderator: Cathy Goldstein, Associate Professor of Neurology, U-M Sleep Disorders Center
  • Panelists:
    • Josh Hagen, Director, Human Performance Innovation Center, Department of Neuroscience, West Virginia University School of Medicine
    • Joe Patterson, Soldier Performance Strategist, Tactical Strength and Conditioning Facilitator (TSAC-F), U.S. Army
    • Harpreet Singh Rai, Chief Executive Officer, Oura
    • Jessica Zendler, Principal Consultant, Zendler Scientific; Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, U-M School of Kinesiology