Sports Concussion Awareness Night
Tuesday May 22, 2012
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
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 its important to treat them.
- 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.
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.