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
- Bleacher Report: Training Camps Serve as a Reminder of Heat Illness' Many Dangers (July 28, 2014) by: Will Carroll
- Runner's World: Is Heat Stroke of Cardiac Arrest a Greater Threat to Runners? (July 28, 2014) by: Amby Burfoot
- Outside: How Dangerous is Heat Stroke? (July 24, 2014) by: Nick Davidson
- Newswire: NYS Athletic Trainers' Association Builds Relationship with Brain Injury Association of NYS (July 24, 2014) by: Newswire Staff
- Time Warner Cable News: WNY Sports Medicine Company Tackling Heat Illness Among High School Athletes (July 23, 2014) by: Katie Morse
- Associated Press: As Always, New Coaches and New Rookies in the NFL pre-season spotlight (July 22, 2014) by: Associated Press Staff
- Smashpipe: What Happens When You Get Heat Stroke? - Douglas J Casa (July 21, 2014) by: Smashpipe staff
- Associated Press: It's Not Football Weather, but the NFL is Back (July 20, 2014) by: Associated Press 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