2021.04.07 – The Intersection of Concussion and Athlete Brain Health (Live Webinar)

A Robert Sbordone Memorial mTBI/Concussion Lecture live webinar featuring Jeffrey Kutcher, M.D., FAAN. Airs live at 3 p.m. ET April 7, 2021. Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. ET April 5, 2021.

Registration closes April 5, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET.

What are key elements in athlete brain health, and how do concussion and its effects factor in?

Join Jeffrey Kutcher, M.D., from the Kutcher Clinic for Sports Neurology, as he discusses the intersection of concussion and athlete brain health. Understand concussion, post-concussion syndrome, chronic effects of brain trauma, and the life-long concept of athlete brain health.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Define concussion – what it is and, more importantly, what it isn’t.
  2. Understand that athlete brain health is a life-long concept that involves more than concussion.
  3. Define and distinguish concussion, post-concussion syndrome, and chronic effects of brain trauma.

Includes 1 ACBIS CEU.

Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher currently serves as the Global Director of the Kutcher Clinic for Sports Neurology (Brighton, MI, Park City, and UT), specializing in the diagnosis and management of concussion, post-concussion syndrome, and neurological conditions in athletes. Prior to launching the Kutcher Clinic, Dr. Kutcher founded and directed the University of Michigan NeuroSport Program where he established the first fellowship in Sports Neurology in 2012. 

As the leading pioneer in sports neurology, Dr. Kutcher led the effort to create the Sports Neurology section of the American Academy of Neurology and served as the section’s first chair. He also co-directed the annual Sports Concussion Conference for the American Academy of Neurology and founded the International Congress for Athlete Brain Health. Dr. Kutcher is a Team Physician for the US Ski and Snowboard Association and served as the Team Neurologist for the US Olympic Team at the 2014 (Sochi) and 2018 (PyeongChang) Winter Games. 

Dr. Kutcher also serves as the Director of the NBA concussion program and has helped develop the concussion policies of the NCAA as well as several college athletic programs and conferences. Additionally, Dr. Kutcher works as an advisor to the NFL and NHL Players’ Associations. 

As an internationally recognized expert, Dr. Kutcher was a member and co-author of the Consensus Conference on Concussion in Sport in Zurich (2012) and Berlin (2016.) 

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