CBSSM Special Free Screening: "Concussion" (March 30th, 7 pm)

March 30, 2017 8:00pm - 10:30pm
Join the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine for a free screening of the film "Concussion" followed by a moderated discussion. Free Admission Moderator: Raymond De Vries, PhD Panelists: Ellen Arruda, PhD, Mechanical Engineering; Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD, Bioethics, MSU; & Matthew Lorincz, MD, PhD, Neurology About the film & discussion: Join us for a free screening of the award-winning film, Concussion. Watch the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, renowned forensic pathologist who discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), acclaimed as, "a gripping medical mystery and a dazzling portrait of the young scientist no one wanted to listen to." The film will be followed by a panel discussion related to key bioethical and scientific issues brought up by the film, as well as current research into brain injury and brain injury prevention. Refreshments provided.

Website: http://cbssm.med.umich.edu/news-events/events/seminar/concussion-film-screening-moderated-discussion/thu-03302017
Location: Forum Hall, Palmer Commons, 100 Washtenaw Ave.