Jan 07 2016
NYITCOM's Hallie Zwibel Co-Authors Newsweek Op-Ed on Concussions
The NCAA needs a more heads-up approach to concussions, NYIT Center for Sports Medicine Director Hallie Zwibel, D.O. and Senior Director of Counseling Alice Heron-Burke write in a Newsweek op-ed published on January 5.
In "Beware the Classroom Costs of Sports Head Injuries," Zwibel and Burke urge the NCAA to adopt a strong "return to learn" protocol for student-athletes to ensure that those who suffer from concussions are ready to get back to their classrooms and academics as well as the playing fields or courts.
Oct 05 2015
NYIT Center for Sports Medicine Opens, Holds First Conference
New York Institute of Technology’s new Center for Sports Medicine combines the resources of its College of Osteopathic Medicine and School of Health professions to serve athletes of all levels or those looking to begin wellness programs.