Concussion Specialist Presentation
Posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
Cadillac Area Public Schools and Wexford Physician Hospital Organization recent hosted an informative presentation for healthcare professionals, parents, coaches, educators and parents.
Guest presenter was Dr. Andrea Almeida, Dr. Almeida was instrumental in developing the concussion guidelines followed by the Michigan High School Athletic Association.
In attendance were medical professionals, parents, athletic trainers from around the area and parents.
CAPS was honored to host this event.
Myths and realities about concussion were identified to the over 30 participants that attended the presentation.
Dr. Almeida is the Co- Director of Neuro-Sport at the University of Michigan Health System
and can be reached for concussion Patient Referrals 24 hours per day at 800-962-3555.
Learn more at www.uofmhealth.org/neurosport