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$3 million seeded to center for studying brain trauma

$3 million seeded to center for studying brain trauma

In an op-ed in the Baltimore Sun, the presidents of University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore announced their vision for opening a sports medicine center to study brain trauma. The hub will “integrate research, innovation and athletics and bring together leading researchers in neuroscience, genomics, biomechanics and other fields engaged in(…)

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New Technology Can Help Improve Brain Surgery

It’s brain surgery, and there’s no question that the stakes are high. There is really no room for error in this kind of surgical procedure. One wrong move, and you could damage one of the two most important organs in the body, the brain. It takes a steady hand, laser-sharp focus, and now it also(…)

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Bus Crash in Chattanooga Kills Six Children

A school bus crash in Chattanooga, Tennessee slammed into a tree and split apart Monday, killing at least six children, according to the CNN report. The bus was carrying 35 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. The Woodmore Elementary bus driver was arrested and charged with five counts of vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment, and reckless(…)

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