UT Arlington will host its 2nd Annual Concussion Summit: Concussion in Youth Sports this Friday and Saturday.
The conference, which will draw speakers from across the U.S., is intended to engage a broad audience, from parents and medical professionals to coaches and athletic trainers. Keynote speakers are Donny Anderson, Green Bay Packer from 1966 to 1971, Pro-Bowler, and two-time Super Bowl Champion team member; and Adam Pearce, professional wrestling star and advocate for concussion awareness and education.
Jacob Resch, an assistant professor of kinesiology at UT Arlington and director of the University's Brain Injury Laboratory, talks about ongoing concussion research.
(Video provided by UT Arlington)
For more information or to register, visit http://www.uta.edu/coehp/kinesiology/news/concussion-summit/index.php. (Registration fees range from $30 to $60).