Lee Corso to Headline Sports Injury Prevention Charity Event

College Football analyst, Lee Corso will be keynote speaker at 2nd Annual Injury Prevention Across Sports with Science (I-PASS) Charity Event, March 29, 2014, in Charlotte.

Online PR News – 15-November-2013 – Charlotte/NC – The OrthoCarolina Research Institute, Inc (OCRI) , a non-profit research organization that focuses on orthopedic research and education, will host college football analyst, Lee Corso, as their Keynote Speaker for the 2nd Annual Injury Prevention Across Sports with Science (I-PASS) Charity Event.

Corso, the only original personality on ESPN’s College Game Day, is one of college football’s most knowledgeable, opinionated and entertaining analysts. Prior to joining ESPN, he spent 28 years coaching at both the college and professional level, including 2 bowl appearances with teams from Louisville and Indiana.

"Lee Corso’s knowledge of the game of football – and his ability to deliver information in an informative and entertaining way, is remarkable," says Bob Anderson, MD, OrthoCarolina Foot & Ankle surgeon, OCRI Board Member, and Carolina Panther Assistant Team Physician. "I am honored to have him as our keynote speaker. Lee has seen a lot of changes in regulations and concern for player safety over his impressive five-decade career - both on the field, and on the set.”

Corso will speak to an audience of athletes, community leaders, distinguished businessmen and women, medical providers, coaches and fans on Saturday, March 29th at 6:00p.m.

If you are interested in attending or learning about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Caryn Thompson (caryn.thompson@OrthoCarolina.com ) or call (704) 323-2264.

About the OrthoCarolina Research Institute, Inc (OCRI)

The OrthoCarolina Research institute is an independent, not-for-profit research organization located in Charlotte, North Carolina, and dedicated to promoting and supporting scientific research and education as it relates to orthopedic healthcare. The Institute is committed to developing and pioneering revolutionary treatments and techniques that will maximize the advancement of orthopedic research and offer major benefits in cost-effectiveness and improved clinical outcomes for patients.

For additional information, visit www.orthocarolinaresearch.org

For information about the charity event, visit www.ipasscharlotte.com