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  • Move Forward to Launch Concussion Series August 27

    MoveForwardPT.com, APTA's official consumer information website, will host a series on concussion in sports called "Head in the Game." The series will premiere on Move Forward Radio on August 27 and culminate with a live broadcast on August 29 at 3 pm ET. Experts will discuss the latest advances in evaluation and treatment of sports concussions, and a physical therapist's role on the concussion management team. Listeners also will hear from a former NFL player who was forced to retire after suffering multiple concussions.

    APTA will conduct targeted media outreach to local and national sports reporters at print, broadcast, and online outlets. For more information about the series and the guests, view the press release.

    The "Head in the Game" series lineup is as follows:

    • August 27, 10 am ET, prerecorded interview with Chris Miller, NFL quarterback, 1987-1995, 1999.
    • August 28, 10 am ET, prerecorded interview with APTA member Anne Mucha, PT, MS, NCS
    • August 29, 3 pm ET, live show with Kevin Guskiewicz, PhD, ATC, FACSM, and APTA member Mike Ryan, PT, ATC.


    • Will this interview be available after the broadcast? I'll be working those hours but am interested in listening to the information. Thank you.

      Posted by Rosemary Peng on 8/25/2012 6:40 PM

    • I also will not be able to listen as it is being broadcast- can we listen to it later somehow?

      Posted by kay Cherian on 8/25/2012 8:19 PM

    • Please let me know if we can listen to this later. I also will be working during these hours.

      Posted by Rachel Edmonds on 8/27/2012 9:51 AM

    • All of the episodes will be archived via the "Head in the Game" page, linked in the first paragraph of this article.

      Posted by News Now Staff on 8/27/2012 10:02 AM

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