New concussion law affects student athletes

All families from Williston, Shelburne, Charlotte, and Hinesburg who have or will have children interested in playing on a school sponsored athletic team, athletes or perspective athletes, and all coaches, athletic directors, nurses, and administrators from the four communities are invited to a presentation by Dr. James Slauterbeck, an orthopedic surgeon and Associate Professor of Orthopedics at the University of Vermont College of Medicine on Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 6-7pm at the Williston Central School Auditorium in Williston. Dr. Slauterbeck will discuss the new concussion law and what it means for children as students and athletes.
A representative from FAHC Vermont Children’s Hospital Safe Kids will also be in attendance with materials to share.