For those MomsTeam readers in the Boston area, here's a chance to hear more about concussions in sports from one of the most knowledgeable experts in the area.
At 5:30 p.m. on Monday, September 19th, MomsTeam concussion expert, William P. Meehan, III, will be talking about his new book, Kids, Sports, and Concussion, as part of the ReadBoston celebrity author series.
The event will be held at the Hotel Commonwealth, 500 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston's Back Bay. Tickets are $30. Complimentary wine and hors d'oevres will be served.
Advanced reservations can be made by e-mail (ReadBoston@cityofboston.gov) or by phone (617.918.5289).
For more information about the event, click here.
Update: the event was a huge success.
Here's a picture of me, Dr. Meehan, and Boston mayor, Tom Mennino, taken at the event: