Gerard Gioia, PhD, director of the SCORE concussion program at Children's National, talks about supporting kids in their recovery with WTOP.
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Gerard Gioia, PhD, head of the Safe Concussion Outcome and Recovery Education Program, explained his motto to the Washington Post: when it comes head injuries – “when in doubt, sit them out.”
Children’s National Health System praised the new Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, Sports-Related Concussions in Youth, which urges a number of steps to fill existing knowledge gaps and to change the culture of youth sports regarding concussions.
Gerard Gioia, PhD, spoke to MMQB New Hampshire about concussions and heads up tackling techniques.
With increased concussion hype kids’ participation in sports seems to be on the decline. Doctors say the risk from inactivity can be greater than the danger of harm from concussions.