#C4CT Concussion Awareness Summit

New York, New York
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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#C4CT Concussion Awareness Summit
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Eastern Time)

United Nations
United Nations Headquarters
New York, New York 10017
United States

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Coalition for Concussion Summit (#C4CT)
Concussion Awareness Summit
During Super Bowl Week
powered by MDM Worldwide

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
United Nations

Registration: 7:00am
Summit: 8:00am
Lunch Keynote: 12:00pm
#C4CT Reception: 6:00pm


The Coalition for Concussion Treatment (#C4CT) Concussion Awareness Summit, featured during Super Bowl XLVIII in New York, will focus on important scientific, medical, translational and prevention related topics as they pertain to the emerging global issue of Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI), particularly on their long-term impacts on athletes and soldiers. All panels will include industry experts, leading scientists, neurologists and international business leaders joined by current and former professional athletes. 


Key Topics
    • Long Term Consequences of Repetitive Brain Trauma: CTE and Neurodegeneration       
    • Diagnostics and Standard of Care
    • World Impact of TBI
    • Emerging Diagnostics and Potential Therapies Under Investigation
    • Public Policy
    • NFL Concussion Settlement Discussion
    • Future of Contact Sports Discussion  
    • Current and Former Professional Athlete Stories and Perspectives
     

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      Featured Speakers


      Robert Stern Ph.D.
      Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Boston University School of Medicine;
      Director, ADC Clinical Core;
      Founder, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy


      Chris Nowinski
      Co- Founder & Executive Director of Sports Legacy Institute;
      Co-Director for the Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy at Boston University, School of Medicine; 
      Former WWE Wrestler


      Robert C. Cantu, M.A., M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.N.S.,  F.I.C.S., F.A.C.S.M.
      Clinical Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Boston University School of Medicine; Medical Director of National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research and Sports Legacy Institute (SLI).



      Julian Bailes, M.D., 
      Bennett Tarkington Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery at NorthShore University HealthSystem;
      Co-Director of NorthShore Neurological Institute;
      Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


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