Documentary on head injuries in sports

Athletes, sports fans, parents and coaches are invited to this free screening of Head Games, a revealing documentary about the silent concussion crisis in American sports. Directed by award-winning director Steve James (The Interrupters, Hoop Dreams), this powerful film combines eye-opening medical evidence and cutting-edge head trauma science from the nation's leading medical experts with first-hand accounts of injuries from professional and youth athletes, coaches and parents. Head Games educates viewers on one of the leading public health issues of our timer and raises the question: “How much of you are you willing to lose for a game?" 

Film to be followed by a discussion. 

Please register online or by calling 847-448-8620.

Dates
Feb 26 2014 - 7:00pm