Coordinated Health is providing a free coaches clinic on concussions, sudden cardiac arrest, heat acclimatization and movement prep on Thursday, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. in the Tamaqua Auditorium. These are the hot topics in athletics today.

Parents, coaches, students-athletes, youth coaches, and the public in general are invited to attend this educational session. A question and answer session will be provided at the end.

Registration is not necessary, but would be appreciated, to Mike Hromyak, Tamaqua Athletic Director at mhromyak@tamaqua.k12.pa.us.

Following is the agenda for the session:

6 p.m. Welcome and Introduction (Chris Riedy, LAT, ATC, CSCS)

6:10 p.m. Concussion presentation (Seth Burkey, MD)

6:30 p.m. Sudden Cardiac Arrest presentation (Aaron Boggs, MA, LAT, ATC)

6:45 p.m. Heat Acclimatization presentation (Patrick Yoder, MS, LAT, ATC)

7 p.m. Movement Prep (Frank Lupin, MS, LAT, ATC, PES)

7:15 p.m. Question and Answer