Thanks to support from TIRR Foundation's Misson Connect, a research team, headed by Anne Sereno, Ph.D. at The University of Texas Health Science Center, is making headway in the development of a tablet-based diagnosis tool that will make diagnosis of concussion faster and more accurate. With use of the tablet, sensory, motor, and even frontal-lobe based cognitive functions are precisely measured with a quick and simple pointing task.
Linda Noble-Haeusslein, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), will be the keynote speaker during the Mission Connect 2015 Scientific Symposium December 4. The annual symposium will be held at the Cooley Life Center in Houston.
Compelling stories surrounding the dedication of a leading neurosurgeon and a victory over a potentially fatal injury framed an exciting evening during TIRR Foundation’s Connect The Docs, benefitting Mission Connect April 22.