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Comprehensive Care and Support for the Concussed College Student
March 17, 2018 @ 8:45 am - 3:00 pm$20.00 – $60.00
Saturday, March 17 @ 8:45 am – 3 pm
Just as the brain controls every function of the body, a concussion affects every aspect of a college student’s life. It takes a team approach to support students recovering from a concussion. Our discussion will cover immediate recognition and care for a concussion, as well as how the campus academic community can provide proper services and support for the student. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with others to problem-solve and share ideas on how their campus community can best care for and support the concussed college student. Breakfast and lunch are included.
Speaker: Ashley Long, PhD, LAT, ATC
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018
Location: Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz Center for Health Sciences – Registration Check-in will be the Atrium.
Seating is limited.
8:45-9:30 Registration, Continental breakfast, Meet and Greet
8:45-9:30 Tour of the Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz Center for Health Sciences and Cadaver Lab
9:30-9:35 Welcome and Introduction
9:35-10:30 Lecture Part I: From Injury to Return-to-Learn
10:40-11:40 Lecture Part II: Campus Support for the Concussed Student
11:40-12:00 Q & A
1:00-2:30 Case Studies and Plans for Student Success Activities
2:45-3:00 Tour of the Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz Center for Health Sciences and Cadaver Lab
Early Registration before March 1:
$20 for Individuals
$50 for Groups of 3 From the Same Institution
Registration after March 1:
$25 for Individuals
$60 for Groups of 3 From the Same Institution
Moravian College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the Academic and Accessibility Support Center at (610) 861-1401.