Title Ix Sports Medicine. Executive director, women's sports foundation head of the organization founded by billie jean king in 1974, lopiano has become a leading voice with regard to title ix and gender equity in athletics. Others argue that title ix is an unjust quota system that punishes male athletes and programs.
The chart above also shows that men’s participation has increased by 15% in high school and 31% in college. A sports medicine specialist is a physician with significant specialized training in both the treatment and prevention of illness and injury. Does title ix require that equal dollars be spent on men and women's sports?
2 sports medicine update january/february 2013 title ix turned forty in 2012,and this past summer was filled with celebrations and pointed reminders —such as the accomplishments of our women olympians —of the law’s enormous success.
Former ohio state male athletes who participated in wrestling, football, swimming, gymnastics and volleyball have filed a title ix lawsuit against the university. In fact, funding for men’s athletics, as well as the number of men who play sports in school, has increased since title ix. Current, former rowers allege inadequate medical treatment in title ix suit. Sports medicine specialists help patients maximize function and minimize disability and time away from sports, work, or school.