CIHR Grant, Concussion & You

Congratulations to Carol DeMatteo, who is a part of a larger team that received $600,524 (over 4 years) from CIHR for their grant: Concussion & You: A peer-led approach to raising concussion awareness in Canadian high schools. Fall 2016. Investigators include: principal Applicants: Reed, Nicholas; Fuselli, Pamela (Knowledge User). Co-Applicants: DeMatteo, Carol; Ellis, Michael; Hung, Ryan; Hunt, Anne; Hutchison, Michael; Kroshus-Havril, Emily; Markham, Chris; Provvidenza, Christine; Russell, Kelly; Scratch, Shannon; Tator, Charles; Zemek, Roger.  Collaborators: Banfield, Joanne; Barnes, Kathryn; Evans, Gillian; Kourtis, George; Longpre, Roberta; McLean, Jody; Misquitta, Karen; Stringer, Gordon; Stringer, Kathleen; Thompson, Sue; Weiser, Paul

Concussion Research Program

Congratulations also to Carol DeMatteo & Team - on receiving a donation of 25K over 5 years (5K per year) in support of her Concussion research program at CanChild. Title: “It was great to hear about the evidence base on guidelines for kids to return to play and school after a brain injury”.

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