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See the Line Community Symposium
Thursday, August 16, 2018
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Arthur & Sonia Labatt Health Sciences Building, Room 40

See the Line 2018

What's New in the World of Research into Concussions?

Hear the latest concussion news and research from an exciting lineup of world-class medical experts. Listen in as an all-star panel discusses the stages of concussion from preparing to play to post-concussion. The panel will touch on an athlete's preparedness and how one deals with the situation each step of the way.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Eric Lindros, Honorary Chair and Hockey Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Ken Dryden, retired NHL goaltender
  • Dr. Cheryl Wellington, Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UBC
  • Dr. Keith Yeates, Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts, University of Calgary
  • Doug Stacey, Physiotherapist, London Knights Hockey Club and Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Clinic, Medical Liaison, Hockey Canada
  • Steve Podborski, President & CEO, Parachute

Who attends? Coaches, athletes, teams, parents, educators, students, allied health care professionals, researchers, physicians, residents, community members, and national and local media.

RSVP by Wednesday, August 8. There is no charge for the Community Symposium.

Please submit event questions and inquiries to Natalie Wakabayashi at natalie.wakabayashi@schulich.uwo.ca or by phone 519.661.2111 ext. 89201.

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email alumnirsvp@uwo.ca or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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