BOSTON, MA – The Boston Bruins announced today, October 16, that they will host the Bruins Coaching Symposium presented by CF Medical and Philips Healthcare on Saturday, October 26. A panel of speakers, including members of the Boston Bruins Coaching Staff will share their expertise with coaches throughout New England starting at 8:00 a.m. at the TD Garden (100 Legends Way, Boston, MA 02114).
Members of the Boston Bruins Coaching Staff will offer the coaches in attendance their professional insight on various topics, Harvard Men’s Hockey Coach Ted Donato will present practice planning and skill development ideas, and USA Hockey Regional Manager Roger Grillo will speak on the implementation of USA Hockey’s American Development Model. In addition, the agenda will include a presentation by Susan Canning, President of KEVS Foundation, who will speak about the need for automated external defibrillators in hockey rinks.
Immediately following the event, participating coaches are invited to watch the Bruins practice beginning at 10:30 a.m.
The symposium is free and only open to USA Hockey certified coaches. To register please visit www.bostonbruins.com/youthhockey.
WHO: Boston Bruins Coaches, Susan Canning – CF Medical (KEVS Foundation), Ted Donato, Harvard’s Men’s Hockey Coach & Bruins alumni, Roger Grillo, USA Hockey Regional Manager, ADM, Kevin McLaughlin, USA Hockey Senior Director, Hockey Development Kenny Rausch, USA Hockey Manager, Youth Hockey Ty Hennes, USA Hockey Regional Manager, ADM
WHAT: Bruins Coaching Symposium presented by CF Medical and Philips Healthcare
WHEN: Saturday, October 26, from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: TD Garden (100 Legends Way, Boston, MA 02114).
Fans interested in learning more about Boston Bruins players, or ticket options, should visit the team website at www.bostonbruins.com or call 617-624-BEAR.
About CF Medical
CF Medical is a small, woman-owned business headquartered in Danvers, MA. The company was founded in 1992 with the mission of “saving lives daily”. CF Medical has been a Philips Healthcare Authorized Distributor for 21 years and helped to launch the original Philips HeartStart automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in the mid-1990s. CF Medical is one of the largest Philips AED distributors in the U.S. and is passionate about educating people on sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) and the need for AEDs. Their goal is to make communities safer and prevent the loss of lives due to SCA each and every day!
About Royal Philips
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2012 sales of EUR 24.8 billion and employs approximately 115,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at www.philips.com/newscenter.