Concussions (or mild traumatic brain injuries) are a growing concern, particularly among young athletes. On June 25, 2012 the University of Calgary’s Hotchkiss Brain Institute in partnership with the CIHR's Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction will be hosting an interactive Science Café to discuss neurological and mental health as relating to concussions.
As a free public event, the Science Café creates the opportunity for the community to engage with top-level experts in a meaningful and informative way. With the former NHL athlete Mr. Jim Peplinski as the moderator, the two expert researchers, Drs. Sean Dukelow and Carolyn Emery will explore questions such as:
Join us at this free event as Canada’s leading specialists answer important questions about this growing public health concern.
WHEN: June 25, 2012, presentations start at 7:00pm
WHERE: The Ironwood Stage and Grill
1229 9 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB
Please reserve your spot, call the Ironwood at (403) 269-5581.
To see the poster click here.