NFL Charities Funds Kinesiology Professor to Study Football Equipment Design

NFL Charities Funds Kinesiology Professor to Study Football Equipment Design

Sep 12, 2012

NFL Charities, the charitable foundation of the National Football League owners, has awarded a grant to UNH faculty member Erik Swartz to
further his ongoing research on the implications of football helmet, facemask, and shoulder pad design on emergency care for injured
players. 

Swartz, associate professor of athletic training in the department of kinesiology, received $62,521; his is one of 15 NFL Charities grants
totaling more than $1.5 million that support sports-related medical research.

Full article

Bookmark and Share