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Webinar: Supporting Students Returning to the Classroom Post-Concussion

The Brain Injury Association of New York State is offering a free webinar: Return to Learn: Supporting Students Returning to the Classroom Post-Concussion.

Time and date: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm (EST)

Overview: This webinar covers the "return-to-learn" process after concussion. Dr. Brian Rieger will discuss the challenges faced by students returning to the classroom after mild traumatic brain injury, especially in cases of complicated or prolonged recovery. He will also review the various academic accommodations that can be implemented to assist these students.

Dr. Rieger is Chief Rehabilitation Psychologist and director of the Upstate Concussion Center at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. He is a member of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYPHSAA) Concussion Management Team and is the Psychology Liaison to the NYSPHSAA Safety Committee. For more information, please click here

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