A Study about Retirement from Contact Sports after Concussion

Official Title

Retirement from Contact Sports after Concussion


The purpose of this study is to understand the experiences of children and young adults after medical retirement from contact sports due to concussion(s).

Participants and their parent(s) will complete online questionnaires (about 10 minutes) at the time of enrollment. You will then be scheduled for an interview (about 30 minutes) by video meeting or phone.

Could this study be right for you?

  • Children and young adults who have retired from contact sports or other high-risk activities (i.e. dirt bike riding, downhill skiing...) due to prior concussion.  
  • Parents may participate if their child enrolls.

Age Range

14 - 22 years