SJO to Host Free Seminar on Sports-Related Concussion
TULSA, Okla. (Aug. 30, 2017) — St. John Owasso will host a free seminar on sports-related concussion Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 6-7 p.m. Caleb Nunley, MD, primary care sports medicine physician at Tulsa Bone & Joint Associates of Owasso and team physician for Owasso High School, will discuss how these brain injuries can cause long-term problems and what tests are available to help determine the extent of neurological damage and best course of treatment.
The seminar will be in Room 170 of the St. John Owasso Medical Office Building, 12455 E. 100th St. North, which connects to the hospital. Attendees should park in front of the Medical Office Building for easiest access to the conference room. The seminar is free, but registration is required. Please call the St. John PulseLine at 918-744-0123 to register or for more information.
About St. John Health System
Ascension’s St. John Health System operates six hospitals and more than 90 healthcare clinics and facilities in eastern Oklahoma and southeastern Kansas. St. John Health System employs approximately 8,000 associates. Across the region, St. John Health System provided more than $68 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Oklahoma for more than 90 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia.