past event

Derek Sheely Conference: Reducing Catastrophic Risk for Student-Athletes

In 2011, Frostburg State University football player Derek Sheely died from a traumatic brain injury sustained during practice. Join us here April 18, 2019, from 9 am-3:45 pm, to watch live a day-long conference honoring Sheely. The event will explore ways to reduce catastrophic risk for athletes and promote best practices for high school football health.

2019 Derek Sheely Conference Schedule

To learn more about Derek and his legacy to save lives, visit the Derek Sheely Foundation.

Find the best sport for you. Visit the Aspen Institute’s Healthy Sport Index.

Event information
Thu Apr 18, 2019
9:00am - 3:45pm EDT
George Washington University: Milken Institute School of Public Health