Research probes concussion problem

University of Victoria researchers are part of a Canada-wide effort to dramatically improve diagnosis and treatment of concussion, also known as mild traumatic brain injury, a complex brain injury gaining increasing attention at all levels of sport. 

Members of the media are invited to an interview and photo opportunity regarding this important research. Researchers, Victoria Racquet Club Minor Hockey representatives and NHL players will be available during the Ryan O’Byrne Charity Camp to discuss and demonstrate leading-edge research into concussion assessment. 

What: Media opportunity for UVic research on concussion

When: Wednesday, Aug. 7 from 10:45 a.m.

Where: Ian H. Stewart Complex, 3964 Gordon Head Road 

Note: A media release will be available at the event and distributed via email Aug. 7.

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Media contacts

Mitch Wright (UVic Communications) at 250-721-6139

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Keywords: research, concussion

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