NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Pittsburgh, Shares Photos at Heinz Field

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. was in Pittsburgh today (April 6) taking part in a UPMC Sports Medicine and Pittsburgh Steelers concussion education program at Heinz Field.

The program, titled “High School Sports and Concussions: Advancements in Treatment,” was aimed at high school sports coaches and athletic trainers.

Earnhardt was treated by doctor’s at UPMC’s Sports Medicine Concussion Program last year after suffering a concussion Michigan International Speedway in June. Ongoing symptoms from that injury ended is his 2016 season early.

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While at today’s concussion education program, Dale Jr. shared photos on his Instagram account:

UPMC Sports Medicine and Heinz Field also shared photos:

@dalejr joins us today for the @upmcsportsmed @steelers Concussion Symposium. #heinzfieldevents

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