Concussion in Youth Sports Webinar

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This webinar provided an overview of concussion, including signs and symptoms, risk of secondary injury (including the risk of second impact syndrome), and guidelines for return to play and return to the classroom following concussion.

David B. Gealt, D.O., is Assistant Director of Sports Medicine and the Director of the Concussion Program at Cooper Bone and Joint Institute and Assistant Professor at UMDNJ. Dr. Gealt specializes in medical orthopedics and sports medicine. He currently serves as team physician for the Philadelphia Wings, Haverford College, Rutger's University-Camden, and various high schools throughout Southern New Jersey; he is a team physician for USA Olympics. Dr. Gealt serves as a Board of Trustee member with the Brain Injury Alliance of NJ and sits on its Sports Concussion Committee.

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The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey is a statewide, non-profit organization in which our mission is to support and advocate for individuals affected by brain injury and raise public awareness through education and prevention.

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