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Sep 24, 2019

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Gordon Stinger is the Father of Rowan Stringer who passed away in 2013 at the age of 17 after suffering a head injury in rugby.

Since her passing a law has been passed within Ontario to educate as many people as possible about concussion. The law also acts to limit the instance of preventable injuries...


Aug 26, 2019

Dr. Reed is an associate professor at the University of Toronto as well as a clinician scientist and occupational therapist within the Bloorview Research Institute at the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. He is involved in the development and implementation of sport concussion clinical services and...


Aug 20, 2019

Dr. Kutcher is a superstar sports neurologist. He opened the Sports Neurology Clinic at The Core Institute in Brighton Michigan after founding a similar clinic at the University of Michigan.

Dr. Kutcher advises the NFL, NHL, college and high school teams in Michigan and nationally.

Dr. Kutcher explains that the word...


Jun 11, 2019

Dr. Cinelli specializes in Behavioural and Cognitive Neural Science as well as Biomechanics. Katelyn is a registered physiotherapist as well as a PhD candidate studying with Dr. Cinelli.

Together their research is focused on determining the physiological recovery of deficits in the integration of visual, vestibular and...


May 27, 2019

Dr. Quaid trained as an Optometrist in the UK and was awarded his Doctorate in Vision Science at the University of Waterloo School of Optometry. Dr. Quaid’s PhD thesis and post-doctoral research aided in the development of an early detection device for glaucoma (Heidelberg Edge Perimeter), which is now in commercial...