As concussion and sports injury awareness increases at all levels of sports, the need for qualified clinicians to provide coverage and advisement to teams has increased. Members of the Department have taken a proactive role to establish relationships with professional and amateur teams.
As part of the Mass General/Red Sox Home Base Program, Dr. Ross Zafonte TBI Research Program Leader and Dr. John Parrish, Executive Director accompanied General Peter Chiarelli, Vice Chief of Staff of the US Army and his team to Afghanistan to build a culture of concussion awareness in the Army.
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The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Harvard Medical School is dedicated to the advancement of rehabilitation in clinical settings and research laboratories. Faculty members include nationally and internationally recognized physicians and scientists, who use evidence-based medicine, technology and innovation to improve function, clinical outcomes and quality of life for all patients.