Concussion and Brain Injury Leader to Bolster SportsEdTV Contributors
SportsEdTV has added to its strong list of brain injury and concussion contributors by appointing Kristinn Heinrichs the only dual board certified physical therapist and athletic trainer in the United State to its blue ribbon group of concussion contributors.
“We made a commitment to offer information and reports of progress in the field of brain injury and concussion which has so intensely affected many athletes, and Kristinn’s addition to our contributor team takes that commitment to another level,” said Robert Mazzucchelli, Co-Founder, and Chairman, SportsEdTV.
Dr. Heinrichs’ Ph.D. and MeD were awarded by The Raven Honor Society. She earned a degree in Exercise Physiology at The University of Virginia's School of Sports Medicine and a BSPT from Marquette University.
“When I learned of her role in providing integrative rehabilitation to more than 8,000 soldiers with brain injuries and complex trauma, it became very clear that our audiences would benefit greatly from the wisdom she can share,” added Victor Bergonzoli, CEO of SportsEdTV.
During her career, Dr. Heinrichs has been a contract physical therapist at US Army Health Center, Vicenza, Italy, where, as a dual board certified neuro-orthopedic physical therapist, she delivers integrative rehabilitation services in an interprofessional traumatic brain injury team. She has also been the sole proprietor of Peak Sports Performance International since 1988.
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