What longterm effects do repeat football tackles have on players? What effects does "heading" the soccer ball have on your child? How do head injuries impact a person's future?
Dr. Robert Stern, Director of Clinical Research for the BU Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center, joins the Vilna to explore the longtern consquences of concussions and repetitive head injuries. A major focus of his research involves the long-term effects of repetitive brain trauma in athletes, including the neuro-degenerative disease, CTE. In an intimate discussion, learn more about his groundbreaking research, ask questions, and get up-close and personal with the man who may have a major impact on the future of all organized professional sports.
Join us for a special guided your at 6:15pm at the Vilna!
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