For more info on organizer, see PinkConcussions.com
Katherine Snedaker LCSW received her Masters in Social Work from Fordham University. After both her sons suffered concussions, Katherine began to research the work of current concussion experts.
In 2009, she founded SportsCAPP.com highlighting free resources for youth sports teams for concussion education and policy. As a social worker in two concussion clinics, Katherine worked with many young female athletes.
In 2013, Katherine founded PINKconcussions, a 501c3 non-profit to focus on female concussions across sport, abuse, accidents and military service. Katherine also partnered with Clemson University to conduct a study of female and male athletes' experience of concussion.
In 2014, Katherine produced four state-wide conferences to train over 650 school nurses/staff in best practices to help students and lower risk of liability for the schools. She has personallu presented on concussion across the US (see list below). Katherine chairs the Technology Work Group for PASS (Protecting Athletes and Sports Safety) Initiative at National Council on Youth Sports Safety, Inc.