Summary of Revisions to CARE SOPs

Summary of Revisions to CARE SOPs The CARE Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) have been revised and in accordance with our SOPs, we are opening them to public comment by Consortium members. The DRAFT SOPs can be found on the CARE … Continue reading

9 Schools added to NCAA-DOD Concussion Study

By Brian Burnsed March 3, 2016 9 schools added to the NCAA-DOD concussion study Largest study of its kind expanding to 30 institutions Nine schools have been added to the largest-ever study of concussion in sport. The NCAA-Department of Defense … Continue reading

College football: Experts work to update football safety guidelines

By Brian Burnsed February 19, 2016 New data gathered from landmark concussion research could soon shape recommendations for how football is played and practiced. Experts gathered at the Safety in College Football Summit last week agreed to suggested revisions to … Continue reading

The NCAA and Concussion Research

NCAA chief medical officer Dr. Brian Hainline discusses our prioritization of sport concussion research. Watch Video >

Concussion and College Sports

The NCAA continues its commitment to research that will make student-athletes safer. Read Full Article >

Heady Ambitions

By Florida Gators March 31, 2015 The University of Florida is involved in a landmark concussion study in alliance with the NCAA and U.S. Department of Defense. A New Era GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Collisions and subsequent injuries have occurred in … Continue reading

Do We Need Hit Counts in Football?

Why We Need Hit Counts in Football Sean Gregory @seanmgregory Oct. 12, 2015 CARE researcher Stefan Duma was quoted by Sean Gregory in a recent Times article. We already count pitches in baseball to save arms. It’s time to track … Continue reading

IU Bloomington joins largest-ever research effort on concussion in sports

Data from student-athletes will support $30 million NCAA-Department of Defense study co-led by IU School of Medicine Oct. 7, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Student-athletes at Indiana University Bloomington will contribute to the largest-ever research study on concussions … Continue reading

Dr. Steven Broglio, concussion expert, Assoc. Professor, Kinesiology ~ University of Michigan

by tacklingcollegesports@gmail.com | Oct 1, 2015 | Podcast Session #11 features an interview with Dr. Steven Broglio, Associate Professor, Kinesiology / Director, NeuroTrauma Research Laboratory ~ University of Michigan. Dr. Broglio is also affiliated with the Michigan Injury Center. In … Continue reading

Steve Broglio: DoD teams up with NCAA to research concussions

The Defense Department has teamed up with the National Collegiate Athletic Association to study the effects of concussions on service members and student-athletes. The project is run by a group of investigators dubbed the Concussion Assessment, Research and Education, or … Continue reading

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