University of Michigan Collaborators 





Andrea Ana Almeida, MD 

Clinical Lecturer, Neurology at UM Health System 

C. Raymond Bingham, PhD

Lead, Unintentional Injury, UM Injury Center Research Core

Research Professor, UM Research Transportation Institute, Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, UM School of Public Health

Collaboration: The persistent effect of concussion on driving.

James T Eckner MS, MD

Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at UM Health System. 

Collaboration: National Sport Concussion Study. 

Rod Fort, PhD

Professor, Sport Management, UM School of Kinesiology 

Co-Director, Michigan Center for Sport Management

Deanna Gates, PhD

Assistant Professor, Movement Science, UM School of Kinesiology 

Director, Rehabilitation Biomechanics Laboratory

Xuming He, PhD

H.C. Carver Professor of Statistics, UM Literature, Arts, and Sciences

Collaboration: The persistent effect of concussion on driving.

Jeffery S Kutcher, MD

Associate Professor, Neurology at UM Health System 

Collaboration: National Sport Concussion Study. 

Matthew Thomas Lorincz, MD, PhD 

Associate Professor, Neurology at UM Health System

Sean Meehan, PhD

Assistant Professor, Movement Science at UM School of Kinesiology 

Director, Human Sensorimotor Laboratory

Member, Rehabilitation Robotics Group

Collaboration: The effect of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) on neural plasticity in young adults with a concussion history 

Anuj Kumar Pradhan, PhD

Assistant Research Scientist, UM Research Transportation Institute

Collaboration: The persistent effect of concussion on driving.

Stefen Szymanski

Stephen J. Galetti Collegiate Professor of Sport Management 

Co-Director, Michigan Center for Sport Management


External Collaborators 


Bara Alsalaheen, PT, PhD 

Assistant Professor, UM-Flint School of Physical Therapy 

Christopher Giza, MD

Pediatric Neurology, Ronald Reagan ULCA Medical Center, Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA

Collaboration: National Sport Concussion Study.

Kevin M Guskiewicz, PhD, ATC

Professor and Co-Director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center at  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

Director of the Center for the Study of Retired Athletes at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  

Department of Orthopedics, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center, and Doctoral Program in Human Movement Science.

Collaboration: National Sport Concussion Study

Thomas McAllister, MD

Professor and Chairman, Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

Collaboration: NCAA-DoD Grand Alliance: Concussion Assessment, Research, and Education (CARE) Consortium

Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP-CN

Professor of Neurosurgery and Neurology
Director of Brain Injury Research

Collaboration: National Sport Concussion Study & NCAA-DoD Grand Alliance: Concussion Assessment, Research, and Education (CARE) Consortium