“The state of awareness in every other sport besides football is not enough,” said Jessica B. Schwartz, a physical therapist who specializes in treating concussions. “Baseball is a concussion sport — you have players sliding head first, you have them running into walls, diving catches and collisions, and catchers getting hit by foul balls. Just because the conversation hasn’t been there doesn’t mean it’s not real.” ~New York Times June 28, 2018
Moderating the Leigh Steinberg Brain Health Summit at Super Bowl LII. The panel included Alicia Duerson, Gus Frerotte, Gil Van Boklen, Rianne Schorel, and Katherine Snedaker of Pink Concussions call to action for female brain donation. Special thank you to Nicole Fisher for organizing an amazing event and panel.