The Public Health Problem

Number of concussions per second
Emergency Department visits per second
$ 1522
Amount spent on concussion care per second
50 %
of concussions go unreported

Vision and Values

We strive to be the recognized leader in concussion research and clinical practice for a positive impact on patient health.

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Center Impact

200 +
Number of center publications
$ 90.3 M
Amount of center research dollars

Answers To Your Pressing Concussion Questions

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September 18, 2023

Partnering with Michigan Athletics

The Concussion Center has offered baseline testing in collaboration with Michigan Athletics since 2018. This year, we continue our endeavor to gain valuable data and reinforce our commitment to student-athletes…
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Sabrina Vega

September 18, 2023

From elite gymnastics to medical school: Sabrina Vega sets the bar high

“There was no question. The minute I got the acceptance here, I knew I was coming to Ann Arbor”. Those were the words of Sabrina Vega back in August 2021…
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Dr. Bretzin presenting an information session.

September 18, 2023

Detroit Public School Community District Athletic Symposium: Safeguarding Tomorrow’s Athletes

Dr. Abigail Bretzin and Ms. Michaela Broadnax represented the U-M Concussion Center at the Detroit Public School Community District’s (DPSCD) Athletic Symposium in [month]. This event saw the participation of…
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National Concussion Awareness Day. September, 15,2023

August 28, 2023

National Concussion Awareness Day

With nearly 4 million concussions each year, it’s crucial to maintain our focus on acknowledging, supporting, and raising awareness about mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBI). Beyond symptom recognition, it’s equally important…
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