May 2012

Preventing Concussions in Youth Ice Hockey

Presented by:

Dr. Kate Bingham, MSc. CCFP (EM)
Public Health and Preventive Medicine resident
University of Toronto
May 7, 2012

This webinar focuses on the role of public health in the prevention of concussions in youth ice hockey. The purpose is to share the results of a focused literature review on interventions to prevent concussions in hockey, a brief policy scan, and consultation with health promotion and injury prevention professionals in Ontario.

Dr. Bingham conducted the work with Dr. Heather Manson, Director of Health Promotion, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention at Public Health Ontario.

Download the presentation slides [PDF - 1.6 MB]

Updated May 7, 2012