Brian Anderson
"Improving the Day to Day of Athletic Healthcare"
Athletic Training International Experience - Italy 2018
    The Institute for Collegiate Sports Medicine is headed to Italy in 2018 with Athletic Training Students. This program will provide a cultural, historical, sports medicine experience in a remarkable location.  

    Week #1: Feb 24 - March 4, 2018
    Week #2: March 3 - March 11, 2018
    Week #3: March 10 - March 18, 2018
    Week #4:  March 17- March 26, 2018
    Week #5: March 25 - April 1, 2018

Schedule of Events:

Day 1: Saturday
Evening: Depart US to Italy

Day 2: Sunday
AM: Arrive in Rome, Italy
Depart Airport for Lunch (Piazza Navona Area) $
Afternoon: City Tour of Rome (Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Monument to Victor Emmanuel, Tiber Island, Circus Maximus, Spanish Steps, Roman Forum and More!)
6:00PM: Hotel Check-In
7:00PM Dinner (Hostaria Al Gladiatore)

Day 3: Monday
8:00AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
9:00AM: Meeting (Hotel)
10:00AM: The Museum of the History of Medicine – University of Rome
Noon: Lunch (TBD) $
2:00PM:  Foro Italico University of Rome (formerly “University Institute of Motor Sciences”)
Evening: Pasta Cooking Class and Dinner

Day 4: Tuesday
7:30AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
    National Historic Museum of Healthcare Art
    Visit to local soccer club or other activity
        AS Roma / Lazio or TBD
Lunch (TBD) $
1:00PM – 2:30PM: Depart for Florence
2:30PM: Visit to Local Soccer Team
Evening: Renaissance Court Banquet 

Day 5: Wednesday
7:00AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
8:00AM: Depart for Uffizi Gallery
8:15AM – 10:30AM: Uffizi Gallery 
11:00AM: Academia “The David”
Lunch: TBD ($)
Afternoon: Walking Tour of Florence 
Evening / Dinner: 

Day 6: Thursday
8:00AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
9:00AM: Depart for Vinci
10:30PM: Museum of Leonardo di Vinci
Noon: Lunch in Vinci (TBD) ($)
1:00PM – 2:30PM: Depart for Pisa
2:30PM – 3:30PM: Leaning Tower of Pisa
3:00PM – 5:30PM: Depart for Rome
5:30PM: Check-In 
7:00PM: Dinner Experience 

Day 7: Friday
7:00AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
8:00AM: Depart for Naples / Pompeii
Guided Tour of Pompeii and National Archeological Museum of Pompeii
    Includes a lunch stop for the world-famous Napolitan pizza
Evening: Return to Rome with Dinner in Route ($)

Day 8: Saturday
7:00AM: Breakfast (Hotel)
8:30AM: Guided Tour of Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St. Peters Cathedral
Noon: Lunch $ 
12:45PM – 3:30PM: Roman Colosseum (Underground Chambers, Arena and Upper Tier)
Evening: Farewell Dinner (TBD)

Day 9: Sunday
AM: Depart for USA

​Note: Schedule of events may change in order to accommodate football schedules.

Prior to the trip it would be helpful for attendees to read some of the following:

    Ancient Medicine and Surgery

​   Ancient Roman Sports and Activities

Sports and / or  Medicine Specific Events / Sites:
    Rome Soccer Club Facility Tour and Sports Medicine Staff Presentation
    Florence Soccer Club Facility Tour and Sports Medicine Staff Presentation 
​    The Museum of the History of Medicine – University of Rome
​    Foro Italico University of Rome (formerly “University Institute of Motor Sciences”)
    National Historic Museum of Healthcare Art
    Sports Facilities of Pompeii
​    Roman Colossum
​    Tiber Island: Temple of Aesculapius
​    TBD 

    Rome:  Best Western Hotel President
    Florence: Florence Hotel Croche di Malta or Hotel Adriatico Florence

Cost: $2900 

    - Roundtrip airfare from New York to Rome
    - Ground transportation while in Italy
    - Meals:
        - All Breakfasts
        - All Dinners
    - All Museum Entrance Fees
    - All Gratuity 
    - All Hotel Accommodations (Including portage)
    - International Travel / Health Insurance

    - $200 Fully Refundable Deposit to Hold Spot (Only 40 Spots Available Per Week)
    - Sep 1, 2017: Additional Payment / Attendee Information Completed ($1500)
    - December 15, 2017: Final Payment (Remaining Balance)

Interest Form:
Upon completing interest form, an ICSM staff member will schedule a call to discuss further.





2018 Spring Break:


Comments / Questions:​

Roman Coliseum 
Sistine Chapel
"The David"
Stadium in Pompeii
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Trevi Fountain
St Peters Basilica

StudentFaculty / Staff