Concussion Research Laboratory
The overarching goals of the Concussion Research Group are to explore balance following sports related concussion particularly during recovery and beyond return to participation & to investigate the effect of repetitive head impacts on neurological health and physiology in collision sport athletes.
Director: Thomas Buckley
Dr. Anthony Kontos visiting @UDCHS Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology Seminar Series with Dr. Buckley (@atcbuck) & Kaminski. Dr. Kontos presenting on #concussion and "one size doesn't fit all". @CareConsortium pic.twitter.com/EI0ru44slg
— UDConcussionResearch (@ConcussionUd) November 30, 2018
Why This Matters
Major Health Issue
There are an estimated 1.6 – 3.8 million sports related concussions which occur annually in the U.S. with estimated $22 Billion in health care costs