Western Australian Concussion Network

Western Australian Concussion Network

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The Western Australian Concussion Network (WACN) is a collaboration between community, clinicians and researchers, to improve the identification and treatment pathways of concussion for all West Australians.

Would you like to be a member or just know a little more about the Western Australian Concussion Network? Get in touch via email at wacn@connectivity.org.au

Who’s behind the WA Concussion Network?

Dr Gill Cowen

Founding Member

Alec Ring

Founding Member

Phoebe Freeman

Clinical Committee Lead

Myles Murphy

Research Committee Lead

Troy Kirkham

Professional Committee Lead

Naomi Fuller

Governance and Support


Resources for Members

Concussion Statements

Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport – the 6th international conference on concussion in sport, Amsterdam October 22 – click here


International Guidelines

Adult, Children and Military International TBI guidelines – click here

Concussion Articles of Interest

Australian Government Senate Inquiry into Concussions and Repeated Head Trauma in Contact Sport, released September 2023 – click here

Australian TBI Guidelines and Pathways

Australian State and Territory TBI Guidelines – click here

Concussion Pathway – click here

Sporting Codes TBI Guidelines

Sporting Codes TBI Guidelines – click here

Clinical Downloads

Concussion Recognition Tool 6 – click here

SCAT6 – click here

SCOAT6 – click here

Child SCAT6 – click here

Child SCOAT6 – click here