Events at the Vilna Shul

Downtown Social Reception Behind the Game: The Science Behind Concussions with Dr. Robert Stern

Downtown Social Club | Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 7:00 pm

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Downtown Social Club Reception after Lifesavers - Behind the Game: The Science Behind Concussions 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14
6:15 PM - guided tour of the vilna
7:00 PM - discussion
8:30 PM (or immediately following discussion) - dessert reception
$20/person, includes ticket to discussion and reception
$10/serniors, INCLUDES TICKET TO DISCUSSION AND RECEPTION

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Join the Downtown Social Club over coffee and dessert to discuss the Lifesavers Speaker Series featured speaker Dr. Robert Stern and the science behind concussions.

Dr. Robert Stern, Director of Clinical Research for the BU Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center, explores the science behind concussion research. A major focus of his research involves the long-term effects of repetitive brain trauma in athletes, including the neuro-degenerative disease, CTE. In an intimate discussion, learn more about his groundbreaking research, ask questions, and get up-close and personal with the man who may have a major impact on the future ofall organized professional sports.

Please visit our "Getting Here" page for more information on parking and transportation.