Free Concussion Seminar To Be Offered Aug. 13

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and the Chattanooga Concussion Prevention Initiative are excited to host a free sports concussion seminar for community coaches, parents and school administrators in conjunction with Vanderbilt Sports Concussion Center.
The details of the seminar are outlined below:
When: Tuesday, Aug.
13, 6:30-8 p.m.

Where: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, University Center Auditorium, 642 East 5th Street, Chattanooga.
Seating will be limited, so click here to RSVP and for other details.
Attendees will be educated on signs and symptoms of a concussion, short and long-term effects of a concussive injury, baseline testing, medical management, rehabilitation, prevention and more.

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