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10
Dec

Stockton University Raises Funds to Benefit Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center

Every year the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center (JCCC) displays a holiday “Giving Tree” in our patient waiting area. We offer opportunities to make a donation to our research arm of the JCCC and in turn we give candy canes for donators to decorate our “Giving Tree”. Our goal is to have our giving tree represent the more »

26
Oct

Mercer County Technical Schools Get Inside Look at Concussion Careers

Students from the Health Occupations Program at Mercer County Technical Schools received a special invite from the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center on Friday–a career day with a twist. Staff welcomed 20 students to participate in hands on workshops highlighting allied health occupations geared toward concussion. Linda Mazzoli, Director of the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center and Certified Athletic more »

1
Oct

Concussion Baseline Testing for Athletes

It’s not too late to get your athlete or team baseline tested! Call 267-463-2300 to schedule your baseline test today!

1
Sep

Pocket Guide to Concussion in Sports

Have you seen our pocket guide for sports concussions? Check it out below! If you or your organization would like your own Pocket Guides to Concussion in Sports, email us at concussion@jefferson.edu

5
Aug

Come See Us at the Eagles Training Camp Sunday, August 9th!

The Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center will be on-site with the Eagles this Sunday, August 9th for their second open practice. Come learn about concussions through our hands-on activities, join in on a football toss, and get a glimpse of the Eagles before the start of the season! Here is a sneak peek of the Eagles training camp more »

1
Aug

The Wost Part About Recovering From a Concussion

Dr. Robert Franks, Co-Medical Director of the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center, talks concussion with The Atlantic. “Right now I think the biggest help for us with concussion is that we now have objective and subjective signs,” said Franks. “And you know, when I first started this it really was all about what the patient told more »

1
Jul

Concussion Center Director, Linda Mazzoli, Receives Ted Quedenfeld Award

Congratulations to Linda Mazzoli, Director of the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center, for her recent recognition from the Philadelphia Sports Medicine Congress. Linda is the 16th recipient of the Ted Quedenfeld Award which recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to the field of Sports Medicine in the Philadelphia area. To read more about the Ted Quedenfeld and more »

30
Jun

See What Jeffersons’ Providers Discussed at this Year’s BIAPA Conference

The Brain Injury Association of Pennsylvania hosted several speakers from the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center at this year’s annual conference. Presenters discussed everything from visual effects in the concussed brain, to emerging treatment options. Here is a full rundown of our presenters and their topics: Five-Minute Clinical Hypnosis for TBI Symptoms ~ Mijail Serruya, MD, PhD Clinical hypnosis is more »

15
Jun

East Coast Derby Extravaganza Hosted by Philadelphia Roller Derby a Success!

Congratulations to our partners at the Philadelphia Roller Derby for hosting a successful East Coast Derby Extravaganza! Thanks for letting us come by and talk concussion. A fun and fast-paced sport, it’s great to see these athletes taking head health seriously!  

1
May

Baseline Testing For Athletes: The Info You Need

Are you ready for your fall sport? Get the info you need to have your athlete or team baseline tested before they start their season. Call 1-800-JEFF-NOW or visit our website to schedule your appointment at the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center.

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