Arizona Athletic Trainer Initiative Receives $150K

Barrow receives grant from NFL for concussion prevention.(October 2014) -- Barrow Neurological Foundation has received a $150,000 grant from the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee and the NFL Foundation to fund a program designed to ensure high student athletes’ safety specific to concussion. The grant will pay for athletic trainers to be on the sidelines at Arizona Interscholastic Association tournament events to help guard against concussions and evaluate injuries incurred during play.

Several stakeholders in the Arizona Athletic Trainer Initiative attended a check presentation to Barrow Concussion and Brain Injury Center supporting this effort.

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