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 Neag School of Education 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
- Nexstar Broadcasting: SEC Partners with USA Football to Advance Youth and High School Player Safety (August 19, 2014) by: Nexstar Broadcasting staff
- The Atlanta Journal Constitution: Douglas Puts Focus on Student Athlete Safety (August 13, 2014) by: Eric Stirgus
- The Washington Post: The Heat is Os: Experts Say More Can be Done to Prevent Heat-Related Deaths in Football (August 13, 2014) by: Tom Schad
- NewsWise: Researcher and Certified Athletic Trainer Can Comment on Preventing Heat Stroke in Athletics and Outdoor Activity (August 13, 2014) by: University of Arkansas staff
- The Examiner: Helping Athletes Avoid Heat Stroke (August 2014) by: Lori Boyajian
- Tulsa World: Got a High School Athlete? Here's How to Save Thousands of Dollars (August 10, 2014) by: John Hoover
- Shore News Today: Upper Township Football Adopts New Concussion Protocols (August 8, 2014) by: Staff Reports
- Burrell High School Player Died from Rare Heart Condition (August 8, 2014) by: Anya Sostek and Craig Meyer
- Accuweather: NFL, College and High School Football Training Camps Combat Heat (August 7, 2014) by: Kevin Byrne
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