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Q&A with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Allen Sills at AOSSM Virtual Annual Conference

Jul 10, 2020

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A 21st Century Sideline

Nov 23, 2016

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NFL Foundation Partners With Clubs to Expand High Schools' Access to Athletic Trainers

Dec 09, 2016

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Leading With The Shoulder

Dec 22, 2016

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The Eyes in the Sky

Dec 22, 2016

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Imagining a Better View of the Brain

Mar 13, 2017

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Medical Examination Tents to Improve Injury Evaluations on NFL Sidelines

Aug 01, 2017

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Coaching Health and Safety: Prioritizing Players

Sep 29, 2018

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Working to Protect Players from Sunday to Sunday

Nov 21, 2018

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Recognize, React, Rescue: Effectively Treating Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Sep 26, 2019

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In this photo taken Aug. 29, 2015, an NFL employee demonstrates a video review system used for injuries on the field at Met Life Stadium before a pre-season football game between the New York Giants and New York Jets in East Rutherford, N.J. For the first time, the NFL is giving spotters in the press box the power to call a medical timeout. Previously, only coaches or referees could stop the clock. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Transforming the Sideline: The Medical Timeout

Sep 14, 2016

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NFC quarterback Russell Wilson (3) of the Seattle Seahawks, runs the ball ahead of AFC defensive tackle Jurrell Casey (99), of the Tennessee Titans, during the first half of the NFL Pro Bowl football game, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M Ebenhack)

NFL Furthers a Holistic Approach to Player Care

Aug 09, 2019

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Oakland Raiders rookie tackle Brandon Parker (75) stretches during the NFL football team's minicamp Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Alameda, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Minimizing Injury During Training Camp

Aug 09, 2019

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NFL Players Association Brain Health and Concussion Education Video

Nov 23, 2020

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Concussion Protocol & Return-to-Participation Protocol

Jun 22, 2018

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Preventing and Treating Exertional Heat Stroke

Jul 22, 2019

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How Medical Professionals Communicate, Coordinate and Care for Players on Game Day

Aug 25, 2017

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NFL Commitment to Player Health and Safety

Sep 14, 2016

A Letter from Commissioner Roger Goodell
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Dr. Sills Newsletter

Nov 20, 2020

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Dr. Eric Wetzel of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, shows the Rate Activated Strap or RAT strap, designed to minimize the impact of the head when it hit the ground, during a National Football League news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 25, 2015. The NFL showcased at the news conference how the league is currently utilizing technology to prevent and diagnose injuries, including concussions, as well as funding research to support next generation technology, all with the goal of improving and advancing player health and safety.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

More Effective Ways to Identify Brain Injuries

Sep 14, 2016

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