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Concussions and the Student Athlete: What Every Parent Should Know

Date:
Tue, September 16, 2014
Time:
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Is your child on a sports team? If you’re worried about his or her risk of concussion from playing a sport like football, soccer or cheerleading, now’s your chance to learn more. Each year, millions of children suffer from athletic head injuries that may result in concussion—and the debate around the topic has resulted in confusion and misinformation. This free presentation will teach you the signs and symptoms of sports concussions, what to watch for, and help you navigate the process if your child is injured.

Featuring three notable Burke Speakers:

  • Barry Jordan, MD—Assistant Medical Director, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital & world renowned sports neurologist specializing in concussion.
  • Mark Herceg, PhD—Director, Rehabilitation Psychology and Neuropsychology, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital.
  • Elizabeth Dominick, PT, DPT, MS, NCS—Clinical Team Leader, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital.

September 16, 2014
6:00 p.m.— 8:00 p.m.
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
Rosedale Room (Billings Building)
785 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, New York

Seating is limited, advance reservations are required.

For more information or to reserve a place, please call (914) 597-2848 or e-mail jmoran@burke.org

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