Tag:Sports

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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Mizzou Law Student Athlete Profiled in the Columbia Missourian

May 7th, 2014

Heather Green, a rising second-year Mizzou Law student who graduated with her bachelor’s degree from Mizzou last May, was profiled in a Columbia Missourian article that spotlighted her pole vaulting career. Because Green suffered an injury during

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Prof. Abrams Continues to Blog About “Celebrating Diversity in Youth Sports”

April 11th, 2014

In his “Youth Sports Heroes of the Month” blog column for April, Prof. Doug Abrams features a Colorado high school soccer team whose girls supported a Muslim teammate who was ejected by referees who ruled that her

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