SPORTS-RELATED CONCUSSIONS TOPIC OF COLLOQUIUM

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – Mark Lovell, director of the University of Pittsburgh Sports Medicine Concussion Program, will give a presentation on sports-related concussions from 3:10-4:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, in Gries Hall room 166 at Northern Michigan University.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The presentation will provide information on the evaluation and treatment of sports-related concussions and on new research in the area. Lovell will talk about the concussion programs in the National Football League, National Hockey League and Indianapolis Racing League as well as the application of neuropsychological testing to high school and college athletics.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The public is invited to attend this event free of charge. For more information, call the NMU psychology department at 906-227-2935.



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Jessica Holman
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