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Sports-Related Concussion – What You Need To Know
Department:   Medicine
Description:

Jeffrey R. Brown, MDSports related concussion is a serious injury that is a concern for all athletes, parents, coaches, and health care providers.

As the Fall sports season kicks into high gear, it is important to recognize the signs of concussion and to access safe and effective care.

Join Dr. Jeff Brown, Director of Sports Medicine at Hartford Healthcare Medical Group and Christina Mitchell, head athletic trainer at Conard High School, to learn the latest about the diagnosis and care of sports related concussion.


In this Seminar, you will learn:

  • The definition of concussion
  • The typical signs and symptoms of concussion
  • The latest treatment strategies and return to play pathways
  • The use of specialized testing, such as IMPACT, in concussion management

Fee Desc: Free
Location:
Conard High School     map
110 Beechwood Road
West Hartford, CT    06107
Phone: (860) 231-5000
Instructor: Jeffrey R. Brown, MD & Christina Mitchell, ATC/LAT
Date/Time:
Registration: Required.
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Phone: (860) 545-1888 Toll-Free 1-800-545-7664

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