Dr. Rick Figler, MD, of Cleveland Clinic, discusses the new set of guidelines being issued for student-athletes that suffer a concussion so that parents, teachers, and coaches can help them get back in the classroom.
Test your knowledge in this video, with expert answers from neurosurgeon Dr. Charles Tator of the Canadian Sports Concussion Project and TSN analyst and CFL Hall of Famer Matt Dunigan whose career was ended by concussions.
Governor General David Johnston and Canada’s sports minister deliver opening remarks at the Governor General’s Conference on Concussions in Sport. Following the introductory remarks former professional hockey and football players discuss the long-lasting effects of sport concussions. (Dec 6, 2016)
Ken Dryden, the former professional hockey player and former federal cabinet minister, speaks at the Governor General’s Conference on Concussions in Sport on December 6, 2016, at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.
Olympic and Paralympic Athletes discuss their own experiences, as well as the stigma and personal battles to perform after suffering a concussion at the Governor General’s Conference on Concussions in Sport. (Dec 6, 2016)
Kids who have experienced a concussion share their stories of injury and recovery, while pediatric experts from Children's Hospital Colorado describe a concussion and explain what to expect during the healing process.