UCSF PlaySafe Sports Medicine Program

PlaySafe's Mission

The mission of the UCSF PlaySafe Sports Medicine Program is to provide a safe and positive environment for athletic pursuits, to facilitate access to the highest quality sports medicine care, and to encourage physical and mental growth by empowering student-athletes to lead balanced, physically active lifestyles. 

Program Services

Sports Medicine Care

  • Annual Pre-Participation Cardiac Physical Exams
  • Development of Athletic Training Clinics at our program high schools
    • Sports Medicine Care
  • Sports Event Coverage
  • Wrestling Weight Management Program

Athlete Referrals

  • Priority Access to UCSF Sports Medicine Clinic
  • Access to UCSF Sports Medicine Referral Network
  • UCSF Sports Concussion Clinic


  • PlaySafe Student Sports Medicine Club
  • Athlete/Coach/Parent/Officials Injury Education
  • Sports Medicine Conferences and Community Outreach
    • Primary Care Sports Medicine Conference
      • December 9 - 11, 2021 at The Grand Hyatt San Francisco
    • Sports Medicine Sports Injury and Rehabilitation Conference

PlaySafe Program Schools

San Francisco Unified School District

CIF - SF Section Website

Balboa High School
Phillip and Sala Burton High School
Galileo High School
June Jordan High School
Abraham Lincoln High School
Lowell High School
Thurgood Marshall High School
Mission High School
John O’Connell High School
S.F. International High School
The Academy – San Francisco @ McAteer
Raoul Wallenberg High School
George Washington High School


Private High Schools

Archbishop Riordan High School
Convent of the Sacred Heart High School
International High School
Junipero Serra High School
Redwood High School
Sacred Heart High School
St. Ignatius High School
Stuart Hall High School
Urban School of San Francisco