Media Contact: Kate Y. Hector
Phone: (512) 471-5883
Fax: (512) 471-6589
Date: April 18, 2013
UIL Medical Advisory
Committee to Meet
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUSTIN, TX— The Medical Advisory Committee of the University Interscholastic League, serving as a permanent advisory committee to the UIL Legislative Council, will meet Sunday, April 21 at 9 a.m. at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.
The Committee will address concerns and issues regarding students’ health and safety. Any recommendations from the Committee must be approved by the UIL Legislative Council and the Commissioner of Education before becoming policy.
The Committee will discuss several important issues including the following:
● Concussion Information and Update
● Injury Update, Legislative Update
● Steroid Testing Update
● Cardiac Screening Update
● Legislative Update
● Practice Regulations and Guidelines Update
The Medical Advisory Committee Meeting is an open meeting, and all interested parties are welcome to attend.