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August 15, 2013

Meet the Expert

SALEM —Steward Health Care Network Orthopedic Surgeon Tahsin Ergin, MD will present a medical Meet the Expert seminar about concussion and youth sports on August 20, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in Holy Family Hospital’s ground-floor auditorium.

“Concussion and Youth Sports – Keeping Their Heads in the Game” will be presented by Dr. Ergin in conjunction with Amy Wiggins, athletic trainer with Optima Sports in Salem.

During the presentation, attendees will learn the nature of concussion injury, variability in response and recovery, current recommendations for management of concussion in the young adult, and what concussion testing is- how it works and how results are used.

This presentation is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. One contact hour is nursing will be awarded at the end of the presentation.

For more information or to register, please call Jean at 978-687-0156, ext. 4697 or email jean.macdougall-tattan@steward.org.

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