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Thursday, June 28 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Head Games: Can Football Be Saved From Itself? Discussion Followed by a Screening of American Man
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Jim Brown

Jim Brown is President of TerrAlign Group. Jim joined TerrAlign in 1988. During his tenure at TerrAlign, he has served as principal consultant in various industries, including pharmaceuticals and consumer packaged goods, and he continues to lead TerrAlign’s consulting practice in the vision care industry. Jim also contributed to the early development of TerrAlign’s software, including various proprietary algorithms still in use today... Read More →
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Tom Farrey

Tom Farrey is an Emmy Award-winning correspondent for ESPN and the author of Game On: The All-American Race to Make Champions of Our Children. He was honored in 2007 as one the 100 Most Influential Sports Educators in America by the Institute for International Sport at the University of Rhode Island. Farrey is also director of the Aspen Institute’s new Sports & Society program, a vehicle for convening leaders and fostering dialogue... Read More →
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Daniel Garza

Daniel Garza is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery and emergency medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. He serves as the associate director of the Lacob Family Sports Medicine Center and is a team physician for many intercollegiate sports at Stanford. Garza is also the medical director and head team physician for the San Francisco 49ers. His research interests include traumatic brain injury, athletic trauma, heat... Read More →
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Chris Nowinski

Chris Nowinski is co-director of the Boston University Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy and the co-founder and president of the Sports Legacy Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to solving the sports concussion crisis. A former Harvard football player and WWE professional wrestler, he is the author of Head Games: Football’s Concussion Crisis, which was made into the documentary film Head Games, directed by Steve... Read More →
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Kevin Turner

Kevin Turner is founder of the Kevin Turner Foundation. He played eight brutal seasons in the NFL. As a fullback in the ’90s for the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, he delivered countless punishing hits on defenders and absorbed thousands of bone-rattling collisions. For his work, Turner suffered multiple concussions, significant nerve damage, and a neck injury that ultimately ended his career. In the years... Read More →


Thursday June 28, 2012 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Paepcke Auditorium