Sports Injuries and Space Injuries: Prevention and Treatment
Tuesday 02/23/2016
5:00 pm ET
FREE 1-hour Webinar
Educators in Grades 3-16

The NASA Educator Professional Development Collaborative at
Texas State University is providing a 1-hour webinar. 


Flight Surgeon, Dr. Rick Scheuring, will present the similarities and differences between sports injuries and space injuries. He will also discuss methods and precautions taken to prevent injuries and treat injuries in space.  Live tweet your questions during the event to @BigBlueNASA or email your questions to brandon.m.hargis@nasa.gov for live answers from this subject matter expert.

This event will air on the NASA Johnson Space Center USTREAM Channel located at: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasa-jsc


Brandon has 16 years of experience as a teacher and leader in STEM Education.  He holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Middle Grades Science Education and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership & Administration with certifications for Principal and Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction.  Brandon became an Education Specialist with NASA in 2009.  He is now a faculty member of Texas State University and is the Educator Professional Development Collaborative Education Specialist at NASA Johnson Space Center.  He is responsible for designing and conducting professional development workshops, modeling best practices for culturally responsive teaching, and developing digital badges for online courses.  Brandon collaborates with state and local education agencies in the JSC region of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Colorado, South Dakota, & North Dakota.