Korey Stringer Institute
The mission of the Korey Stringer Institute is to provide first-rate information, resources, assistance, and advocacy for the promotion of prevention of sudden death in sport via health and safety initiatives.
The Korey Stringer Institute is housed in the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources at the University of Connecticut. UConn's Department of Kinesiology has a strong tradition and reputation as one of the leading institutions studying health and safety issues for athletes and the physically active.
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Click here to learn more about the National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research (NCCSIR), which tracks high school, collegiate, and professional catastrophic sports related injuries.
News & Announcements
Recent Media Coverage
- Stateline: States Seek to Protect Student Athletes from Heat Stroke and other Maladies (October 5, 2014) by: Michael Ollove
- ESPN: Football Deaths Tragic, but not a Trend (October 4, 2014) by: Stephania Bell
- Herald Dispatch: Schools Need to Invest in More Athletic Trainers (September 19, 2014) by: Herald Dispatch staff
- Governing: States Implementing More Safety Rules for Kids (September 12, 2014) by: Michael Ollove
- The Clarion Ledger: Was it Too Hot for Walker Wilbanks to Play? (August 30, 2014) by: Courtney Cronin
- The Washington Times: Will Latest Preventable Heatstroke Death of a Football Player Spur Change? (August 27, 2014) by: Deron Snyder
- Tampa Bay 10 News: Overheating is a Silent Killer (August 26, 2014) by: Tampa Bay 10 News staff
- PR Newswire: Mission Athletecare Partners with the Korey Stringer Institute to Shine a Light on the Dangers of Heat Stroke (August 25, 2014) by: PR Newswire staff
Watch these NFL Evolution videos to learn about the Korey Stringer Institute and our cause!
- National Football League: Web Extra: Korey Stringer's Legacy Kept Alive by Family (June 20, 2013) by: Bill Bradley