The Philadelphia Soul and Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center (JCCC) are partnering with the Bert Bell Youth Football League, including the Norchester Red Knights organization, in an effort to promote safety and concussion awareness while keeping the game of football thriving.
Through their dual partnerships with Rothman Institute, the Soul and JCCC will conduct a sports concussion seminar for all Bert Bell coaches to be held at the Marple Sports Arena in Broomall, PA on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at 5pm.
The seminar will cover the following critical sports concussion education elements:
- the science of a concussion,
- concussion reduction (how to reduce number of injuries including a heads up tackling instruction),
- concussion recognition,
- concussion management and
- return to play progression.