HEADS UP! A Panel Discussion about the Brain & Concussion in Sports

How is the brain affected by concussion? What should parents be aware of when their student participates in a high-contact sport? Join Lake Forest College student organizations Synapse and Athletic Council for HEADS UP! on Tuesday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lily Reid Holt Memorial Chapel. This program is free and open to the public. Click HERE to reserve your seat.

FEATURING:

Student members of Synapse and Athletic Council

The neuroscience student organization of Lake Forest College and the College’s Athletic Council.

Dr. Dorothy Kozlowski

Professor of biology and specialist in the study of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) at DePaul University. Her lab focuses on neural plasticity and the effects of physical rehabilitation on post-TBI brain recovery.

Dr. Elizabeth Pieroth

Neuropsychologist and head injury concussion specialist for the Chicago Bears, Blackhawks, White Sox and Fire; associate director of the NorthShore University HealthSystem Sports Concussion Program.

Click HERE to download HEADS UP! flyer.

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