Highline Schools hosting Community Forum on Sports Safety Nov. 16


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Highline Public Schools will host a Community Forum on Safety in Sports on Monday, Nov. 16 at the Highline Performing Arts Center, from 7 – 8:30 p.m.

TV anchor Marni Hughes will moderate a panel discussion focused on safety in sports, with an emphasis on signs, symptoms and treatment of head injuries.

As many of our Readers will recall, Evergreen/TEC football player Kenney Bui died from a head injury he suffered at Highline Memorial Stadium on Oct. 2.

The panel discussion will be followed by questions from the audience.

Parents, coaches and players are encouraged to attend.

Event is free and open to the public.

Panelists will be:

  • Stanley A. Herring, MD, Clinical Professor UW, Director, UW Medicine Sports Health and Safety Institute, Co-Medical Director, UW Medicine, Sport Concussion Program, Team Physician Seattle Seahawks
  • Susan Enfield, Ed.D., Superintendent, Highline Public Schools
  • Terri McMahan, Director of Athletics, Highline Public Schools
  • John Miller, Assistant Executive Director, WIAA, USA Football, Certified Master Trainer


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