Tag:Sports

Professor Abrams Writes USA Hockey Magazine Safety Article

September 23rd, 2014

Professor Doug Abrams’ article, “20/20 Foresight,” appears in the September issue of USA Hockey Magazine, the nation’s largest-circulation youth sports magazine. The article discusses the obligation of youth coaches to use safe drills in practice sessions. “Some

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WFAN Radio Features Prof. Abrams on High School Football Rape Case

August 26th, 2014

In a case that attracted national attention last year, a juvenile court adjudicated two Steubenville (Ohio) High School football players for raping an alcohol-impaired 16-year-old girl during an all-night party after a pre-season scrimmage. The court sentenced

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Prof. Abrams to Speak at Boston Sports Safety Summit

August 13th, 2014

On September 15, Prof. Doug Abrams will speak about concussions at the “Play Safe” Summit conducted by the MomsTeam Institute, a leading national youth sports safety advocate. The summit, which will be conducted at Harvard Medical School,

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“Mercy Rules” Topic of Discussion with Prof. Abrams on WFAN Sports Radio

August 5th, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams recently appeared as the guest on “The Sports Edge,” the weekly youth sports show on WFAN-New York, one of the nation’s leading all-sports radio stations. He and host Rick Wolff discussed so-called “Mercy Rules,”

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Prof. Abrams Named to Sports Health, Safety and Nutrition Board

July 23rd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams was named to the six-member board of directors of the MomsTEAM Institute. The Boston-based organization continues MomsTEAM’s “fourteen-year mission of providing comprehensive, well-researched information to youth sports parents, coaches, athletic trainers, and other health

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