UCSF PlaySafe Sports Medicine Program

PlaySafe's Mission & Vision Statements

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.

We believe that every athlete should have access to high-quality healthcare with athletic training services. Through this belief, PlaySafe strives to bring a comprehensive sports medicine approach to every active community within the Bay Area and to be the gold standard of high school outreach programs.

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
    • Sports Medicine Sports Injury and Rehabilitation Conference
      • June 10-11, 2022
    • Primary Care Sports Medicine Conference
      • December 2022

    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
    Junipero Serra High School
    Redwood High School
    Sacred Heart High School
    St. Ignatius High School
    Stuart Hall High School
    Urban School of San Francisco




    For questions or more information about the PlaySafe Program contact us via email: [email protected]