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SYDNEY HEADSAFE COMMUNITY CONCUSSION SEMINARS

23 November 2016 - 30 November 2016

FREE

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Sydney will host a series of HeadSafe Community Concussion Seminars in November 2016 in conjunction with Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) and the NSW Office of Sport from 6.30pm till 8.30pm over a 2 week period.

BOOK TICKETS BY CLICKING HERE

As part of  SMA’s community engagement, the seminars will showcase the latest concussion research featuring the HeadSafe Randwick Rugby Project  which features the unique X Patch Biosensor (worn behind the player’s ear to measure impacts) and practical advice for teams, players, administrators and parents..

Locations and dates are:

  • Wednesday November 23rd  Baulkham Hills: Hills Shire Council – 3 Columbia Crt, Baulkham Hills, 2153
  • Wednesday November 30th  Campbelltown: Council Training Room, cnr Broughton St and Queen St, Campbelltown 2560

The evenings will run from 6.30pm till 8pm and also provide a question and answer forum for parents, coaches, medical staff and the community featuring players from the areaEach session will provide an update from all sporting codes and information for players and parents relevant to schools, districts, amateur, professional and elite levels.

This initiative is proudly supported by Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) and will feature Dr. Adrian Cohen, founder of HeadSafe and NeckSafe.

This one-hour workshop focuses on concussion injuries in sport and the management of return to play protocol. Topics include:

  • The definition of concussion
  • Common causes
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Assessment
  • Game day management
  • Specific sporting policies
  • Return to play guidelines

Tickets are strictly limited and are available from: BOOK TICKETS BY CLICKING HERE

This Headsafe Community Concussion Forum is an initiative of Necksafe, a NFP charity dedicated to the prevention of head and neck injuries.

More information at www.concussion.training

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Details

Start:
23 November 2016
End:
30 November 2016
Cost:
FREE
Website:
http://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/north-coast-headsafe-sma-community-concussion-seminars-tickets-26415341999

Venue

Hills Shire Council (23 November) and Sutherland (30th November)
3 Columbia Crt / TBA
Baulkham Hills / TBA, NSW 2153/ TBA Australia

Organiser

Dr. Adrian Cohen
Phone:
0418253333
Website:
www.concussion.training
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