As part of its mission to make grassroots sport safer for participants, Podium Analytics (Podium) is pleased to announce a partnership with Canada’s Complete Concussion Management (CCMI).
A global leader in concussion solutions for grassroots and professional sport, CCMI has extensive experience developing multidisciplinary evidence-based concussion training programs and a suite of technological solutions for doctors, allied health professionals, as well as schoolteachers and youth coaches.
The partnership will see both organisations collaborate on the development of head injury training materials aimed at volunteer coaches, teachers and parents. Podium and CCMI will identify clinically validated tools and technologies to help identify the symptoms of concussion and to be able to manage the return to function and return to play process.
Podium’s SportSmart platform will eventually enable users to be able to find CCMI accredited concussion clinics as well as other NHS and concussion clinic providers throughout the UK. Helping parents and players access the care they need to manage their return to play following a concussion.
Dr. Cameron Marshall, President and CEO of CCMI welcomed the partnership: “We are delighted to be working with Podium at such a crucial time for head injury management in sport across the world. Our motivations and values are so aligned that I hope we will continue together to make sport safer for all.”
Andy Hunt, Podium CEO echoed: “It is great to be working with the CCMI team as we look to increase the knowledge, quality of training and access to medical expertise in treating sport related concussion within schools and sports clubs in the UK.”
For more information on CCMI and their work please visit: www.completeconcussions.com