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Sports Concussion Awareness Night

Tuesday May 22, 2012
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Registration Required

Organization: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Concord

Location: Concord Family YMCA

The Concord Family YMCA and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Concord/CHaD are pleased to present a FREE educational workshop on sports concussion awareness to the greater Concord community.

Dr. William Storo, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Concord/CHaD pediatrician and sports concussion specialist, will share essential information on sports concussions in youth, from how to spot them to why it’s important to treat them.

Topics covered
  • Introduction to concussions in sports
  • Concussion signs and symptoms
  • Treatment for concussion
  • Return to school and sports
  • Neurocognitive testing

Sports parents, athletes in middle or high school, coaches, athletic directors and child care providers are invited to attend. Child care will be available for young children. Light refreshments will be served.

More information

The event is FREE and attendees must register by calling the Concord Family YMCA at (603) 228-9622.

The event will be held at the Concord Family YMCA, 15 North State Street in Concord.