George Visger, Author of ‘OUT OF MY HEAD: My Life In And Out of Football,’ Speaks Saturday at Santa Clara Valley Brain Injury Conference

Published February 24th, 2012, Uncategorized

George Visger, who has lived with hydrocephalus (water on the brain) and a shunt inside his skull ever since playing on the 1981 San Francisco 49ers team that won the franchise’s first Super Bowl championship, will be a presenter at the Santa Clara Valley Brain Injury Conference in San Jose, California, on Saturday, February 25.

Visger – whose ebook OUT OF MY HEAD: My Life in And Out of Football, was recently published by Concussion Inc. – will address the conference’s 2:05 p.m. plenary session on the topic “Successful Coping Strategies: Overcoming a Brain Battered by Football.”

The second annual Santa Clara Valley Brain Injury Conference is a partnership of the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, the Veterans Administration, the Department of Rehabilitation, the Brain Injury Association of California, and other community-based service providers. More than 700 people are in attendance, including rehabilitation professionals representing a variety of disciplines, individuals with brain injury, family members, and caregivers.

OUT OF MY HEAD: My Life In and Out of Football, by George Visger and Irvin Muchnick, is available on Amazon Kindle for $2.99 at http://amzn.to/znZui, or as a PDF file by sending $2.99 via PayPal to paypal@muchnick.net.