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Dimpal Patel, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) physician assistant to Dr. Mark Cohen, greeted Forest Park kids during a Skate Safe event recently and shared her tips for safe skateboarding with them. She also spoke with the Forest Park Review. This Skate Safe event was one of eight being held this summer as part of a program created by the MOR hand, wrist and elbow physicians to help reduce the number of skateboarding injuries. The event included demonstrations by high level skateboarders and a workshop for kids to learn some basic techniques, including the proper way to fall. Read the front page article in the Forest Park Review.