Connections with Evan Dawson: Center for Dispute Settlement Award/Kids, Football, & Head Injury

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Today on Connections with Evan Dawson...



12 noon

Brighton Police Chief Mark Henderson is one of the recipients of an award from the Center for Dispute Settlement. Following the Zimmerman trial last year, the center wanted to look at ways police interact with the community to keep the peace, especially in volatile situations. The president of the center joins Chief Henderson, and we’ll look back at the lessons Sanford, Florida while also looking at police / community relations in the Rochester area.

Guests:

Brighton Police Chief Mark Henderson

Sherry Walker, President of the Center for Dispute Settlement



1 pm

A new poll shows that 40% of American adults would not let their kids play football. But the Super Bowl just earned 111 million viewers, and football is more popular than ever. And a new show called Friday Night Tykes features 8 and 9-year olds in Texas, with instructions from the coaches to hit the opponents in the head. Fear of concussion is real; what does the latest medical research say? 

Guests:

Dr. Jeffrey Bazarian, URMC’s leading concussion expert





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