Outreach & Engagement
The Michigan Concussion Center, in collaboration with the University of Michigan Exercise & Sport Science Initiative, are hosting a panel discussion “Concussion Prevention: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach” on Wednesday, March 24 from 11:30am – 12:30pm. Guests will learn concussion prevention methods from experts in athlete conditioning, equipment manufacturing, and sports policy at the state and international levels.
The Concussion Center Quarterly Speaker Series welcomes Dr. Carolyn Emery from the University of Calgary on Thursday, April 29 from 4-5pm. Dr. Carolyn Emery will share results from research examining concussion prevention strategies across multiple prevention targets in youth sport. She will emphasize the role of concussion surveillance in informing best practice and policy in concussion prevention in youth sport. The importance of transdisciplinary approaches and integrated knowledge translation to have the greatest public health impact of evidence-informed solutions in concussion prevention will be shared.
Dr. Willie Stewart joined the Michigan Concussion Center on Thursday, January 28 for a talk entitled: “Chronic traumatic encephalopathy: major issue or minor TReND?”