The Science and Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury

Planning on being in the D.C.-area on October 23? If so,
please join us at the American Association for the Advancement of Science
(AAAS) auditorium for the free public event, “The Science and Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury.” Part of the Neuroscience and Society Series co-sponsored by AAAS and
the Dana Foundation, the discussion will address current traumatic brain injury
(TBI) research, particularly in the context of sports and the military.

Speakers are: Dana Alliance member Alan Leshner,
Ph.D., CEO of AAAS; Dana Alliance member Ann McKee, M.D.,
Professor of Neurology & Pathology, Boston University; Col. Geoffrey Ling, M.D., Ph.D.,
Program Manager, Defense Sciences Office; and Capt. James L. Hancock, M.D., Deputy Commander of Naval Medical
Center Portsmouth.

October 23, 2012
5:30 p.m.
Reception to follow
AAAS Auditorium
1200 New York Ave, NW
DC 20005
RSVP required.

To learn more about the Neuroscience and Society Series, read our blog about
the last event
, on the aging brain.

–Ann L. Whitman

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