Date: Thursday, August 16, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Arthur & Sonia Labatt Health Sciences Building, Rm. 40
What's New in the World of Research into Concussions?
Hear the latest concussion news and research through presentations from an exciting lineup of world-class medical experts. And then listen in as an all-star panel discusses the stages of concussion from preparing to play to post-concussion. The panel will touch on an athlete's preparedness and how one deals with the situation each step of the way.
Welcome Remarks: Michael J. Strong, MD, FRCP(C), FAAN, FCAHS
Concussion: What we know, what we don’t know, and what Canada is doing about it:
Developing a National Strategy – What is Required? Keith Yeates, PhD
Question & Answer session
Nutrition Break with Student Presentations:
Keynote Speaker: Ken Dryden
All Star Round Table Discussion
Moderator: Caroline Cameron, Sportsnet
Community Symposium Concludes
Who Attends? Coaches, athletes, teams, parents, educators, students, health care professionals, community members and media
Parking: Complementary parking is available in the South Valley parking lot MAP
This event has now reached capacity. To be added to the waitlist, please contact Natalie Wakabayashi or call 519.661.2111 ext. 89201.