2:45

Recurrent sports-related traumatic brain injury (TBI) and tauopathy

 

Robert Stern, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology

Co-Director, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy

Co-Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical & Research Program

Boston University School of Medicine

3:15

Panel Discussion

4:15

Public Comments

4:45

Adjourn

Thursday, June 24, 2010: Day 2

8:30 am

Welcome

 

John Erdman, Committee Chair

SESSION 2:
CLINICAL TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION

Objectives:

  • To gain understanding of the acute phase of injury in the civilian world (What treatments are available in early phases and rehabilitation; long-term strategies?)

  • To gain understanding of the acute phase of injury in the military (What treatments are available in early phases and rehabilitation; long-term strategies?)

8:35

Moderator: Ross Zafonte, Committee on Nutrition, Trauma, and the Brain

8:40

Clinical management in the field

 

Col. Geoffrey Ling, M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Corps, U.S. Army

Program Manager, Defense Sciences Office DARPA

9:10

Stateside acute care and rehabilitation

 

Maj. Megumi Vogt, M.D.

Medical Corps, U.S. Air Force

Deputy Director, TBI Clinical Standards of Care

Defense Center of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury

SESSION 3:
NUTRITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS IN CLINICAL TREATMENT

Objective: To gain understanding of existing clinical guidance and standards of practice on nutritional interventions for concussion and other CNS-related neurotrauma treatment and recovery.

9:40

Moderator: Wayne Askew, Committee on Nutrition, Trauma, and the Brain

9:45

The perspective of an R.D. working with civilian TBI

 

Natalia Bailey, M.S., R.D., C.D.

Neurological Trauma/Surgery ICU Nutrition Support Dietitian

Harborview Medical Center

University of Washington Level I Trauma Center



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