Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group To Meet Jan. 27

Sayre, Pa. – The Post-Concussion support group for athletes and their families will hold its next meeting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. The group offers support to athletes, and their families, who are dealing with sports related Post-Concussion Syndrome and those who have been forced to stop playing sports or working because of repeated concussions. The meeting will take place in the Four Blue Conference Room, on the fourth floor of the Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, Pa.  

Group founder Steven Hicks, MS, LAT, ATC will be presenting. Hicks will be discussing the soon-to-be-released American Medical Society for Sports Medicine position statement on concussion in sport.

For more information contact Steven Hicks at email
You can also join the group’s Facebook page: Twin Tiers Sports Post-Concussion Support Group.  If you would like to become a member please just send a request to be added.

Guthrie Health is an integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie Health offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.