Kids across the country will soon be heading back to school and sports. It’s important to be educated on the ways to keep your kids safe when they play the sports they love. In particular, parents, coaches and young athletes… Read More ›
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… Read More ›
Hockey Moms* are encouraged to attend this FREE event on Tuesday, October 7th to learn more about safety in youth hockey. Moms will take part in interactive stations to learn about concussion awareness, safe checking, hydration for hockey players, and… Read More ›
Free Baseline Testing is now available through November 30, 2014 for all AHAI members aged 13-18. Every athlete who completes a baseline test this year will be entered to win an official Chicago Blackhawks Jersey signed by Patrick Kane!
Recently we sat down with Jeff Nelson, member of the 2008 Inaugural Class of Inductees to the Illinois Hockey Hall of Fame and former Division 1 Hockey Player at UIC, to talk about the importance of ImPACT Baseline Testing through… Read More ›
Elizabeth M. Pieroth, PsyD, ABPP If you have read the AHAI newsletter for the past month or so you have seen numerous mentions of the joint initiative called A Step aHead. Yet, you may not fully understand why this program was… Read More ›