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U.S. Defense Department, NCAA Collaborating on Brain Injury Research

The newly-announced collaboration between the U.S. Department of Defense and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) on a landmark $30 million study of concussion and head impact exposure is expected to enroll an estimated 37,000 male and female NCAA student-athletes … Continue reading

NCAA, Defense Department will create concussion database

The NCAA and Department of Defense are launching a $30 million effort to produce what the White House calls the most comprehensive concussion database ever. The initiative was announced Wednesday in conjunction with President Barack Obama’s youth safety sports summit … Continue reading

DOD and the NCAA join forces in a grand alliance to understand traumatic brain injury

FORT DETRICK, Md. (Aug. 27, 2014) — The Army has signed on as the executive agent for the Department of Defense’s (DOD) concussion initiative with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The initiative, known as the Grand Alliance, is a … Continue reading

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