See experts discuss the benefits and risks of contact sports, new developments in the treatment of concussions and what it feels like to get your “bell rung” in an NFL game.
Head Team Physician for UCLA Athletics, chief of sports medicine in the department of Family Medicine, associate director of the UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT program, NBA director of sports medicine.
Director of the Developmental Neuroscience Laboratory at UCLA, associate professor of psychology, executive member of UCLA’s Center for Cognitive Neuroscience.
Director of Player Development & High School Relations for UCLA Football, UCLA student-athlete (1986—90), 15-year NFL veteran, three-time Super Bowl champion, producer of the documentary Blood Equity about life after football.
Learn More About How UCLA Is Studying Sports Concussions.
See Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Neurosurgery Dr. Christopher Giza in conversation with Olympian and former Bruin gymnast Samantha Peszek.