To improve the health and safety of Kern County athletes by improving the prevention, evaluation, and management of sport-related concussion through collaboration, education, and clinical practice, while continually improving by integrating research and best practices.
July 30, 2019
Concussion and Heat-Related Illness
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Bakersfield High School
1241 G St, Bakersfield, CA 93301
October 1, 2019
5:30 - 8:00 PM
5215 Ashe Rd., Bakersfield, CA 93313
RSVP Jodi Moore @ 661-872-3408
Concussion is the most common type of traumatic brain injury and can cause a variety of physical, cognitive, and emotional symptoms.
The SCAT5 is a standardized tool for evaluating injured athletes for concussion and can be used in athletes aged from 13 years and older.
The Kern County Concussion Consortium (KCCC) offers a number of educational symposiums and events for athletes, coaches and trainers.