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ICMS CAFE: Join Dr. Jenny Bertin, Dr. Robert Hernandez & Rickard Johansson to discuss Motorsport & Covid-19
Ready for another virtual Cafe? This month Dr. Jenny Bertin, ENT Surgeon, Dr. Robert Hernandez, Infectious Disease Specialist, & Rickard Johansson, Extrication and rescue specialist, to discuss Motorsport and the impact Covid-19 has had on the industry, it’s standards & procedures.
This free, one-hour social event for anyone from the industry and open to members and non-members. The Cafe will be hosted on the Zoom platform to enhance the networking experience.
The event is scheduled for February 24, 2021 and will start at 4 P.M. EST. We look forward to your input on this topic.
Click here to register for the February 24 Cafe.
In accordance with the By-Laws of the International Council of Motorsport Sciences (ICMS) filed with the Secretary of the State of Indiana, we hereby certify and warrant that all ballots submitted by the ICMS membership voting for the ICMS Board of Directors have been counted and voting has ended at the close of business (5:00 pm EST) on January 16, 2021.
The result, listed in alphabetical order, announces those elected to the Board of Directors:
- Tara Amenson, Ph.D
- David Ferguson, Ph.D
- Matthew MacPartlin, M.D.
The newly elected members will take office immediately following the Board of Directors meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana on December 11, 2019. The Board of Directors will, on that date, elect its officers for 2020.
Certified and warranted:
Matthew MacPartlin, M.D., Secretary/Treasurer & Tom Weisenbach, Executive Director
About our newly elected members of the Board of Directors:
Join us for this fantastic networking opportunity! Every month the ICMS is hosting a Virtual Cafe. This month Scot Elkins, founder of The Elkins Group (TEG) & Race Director of the FIA Formula E Championship will be discussing Extreme E & Virtual Track Technology. This is expected to be a fun, one-hour social event for anyone from the industry and open to members and non-members. The Cafe will be hosted on the Zoom platform to enhance the networking experience.
The event is scheduled for January 20, 2021 and will start at 4 P.M. EST. We look forward to your input on this topic!
Click here to read the latest issue of the AUTO+Medical issue #21.
This issue includes an article on page 5 on our Chairman of the Board, Dr. Rob Seal, and his induction into the Canadian Motor sport Hall of Fame (CMHF) for his work in motor sport Medecine. Congratulations to Dr. Seal! In addition, on page 36 you will find a contribution from another ICMS Member and Board of Director, Dr. Matthew Mac Partlin, with the Scientific Article: Pre-hospital TXA for Trauma – The Staamp Trial.
In the meantime the International Council of Motorsport Sciences (ICMS) would like to introduce you to Bits & Pieces, our newsletter, from around the world! Click here to view our newsletter.
Are you missing out on networking events? Every month the ICMS will host a Virtual Café where there will be a topic selected by the host and then have an open discussion with anyone who stops. This will be a fun, one-hour social event for anyone from the industry and open to members and non-members. The Cafe will be hosted on the Zoom platform to enhance the networking experience.
The inaugural ICMS Café is scheduled for November 18, 2020 and will start at 4 PM EST. The first Café discussion will be on Traumatic Cardiac Arrest in Motorsport. Over the years I have seen drivers, crew members, owners, series officials and fans all have cardiac issues while at the track. We look forward to your input on this topic!
The ICMS Annual Congress Goes Virtual!
No travel required and once again, we have an outstanding line up of topics and world-class speakers!
Connect with your colleagues from around the world!
The ICMS Annual Congress works around your busy schedule this year. Don’t miss out on three days of live content and on-demand access to continue learning on your own time in a unique, interactive virtual experience.
Click here to check out the full schedule and start planning your virtual learning journey today!
ICMS members receive a considerable discount when registering for the Annual Congress. If you aren’t sure if your membership is current or would like to join the ICMS, contact our Executive Director, Tom Weisenbach at tom@theICMS.org. The savings are notable and the ICMS is offering new year-round benefits that include:
We look forward to having you join us in December! Be sure to invite your peers and share the opportunity for them learn the latest in the scientific, medical, and educational aspects of the human element in motor sport.
Here is another great presentation given at the Annual Congress this past December 2019. We we will continue to post the presentations over the next couple of weeks. Remember, the material is posted under the Members Only section.
Stay tuned as a new presentation is uploaded each week. Click here to listen to this Presentation.
Title: The Dan Q. Marisi Memorial Lecture – Urban Tactical Driving For Secret Service State And Department Staff
Speaker: Wesley Wong, Former Head Of The Fbi Driving School, Quantico
Speaker Bio:Mr. Wong served as a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation where he investigated Organized Crime, Asian Gangs and Foreign Counter-Intelligence cases and served in numerous undercover roles. He is currently a Senior Advisor to the United States Special Operations Command and a Senior Fellow of Advanced Antiterrorism Studies at the Air Force Special Operations School. He serves on the board of the National Corvette Museum (NCM) and the NCM Motorsports Park. For fun, he is involved with the factory Corvette Racing Team.