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The Massey Foundation TBI Grand Challenge

January 22, 2016 @ 11:30 am - January 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

Register by Jan. 15, 2016.

The Massey Foundation TBI Grand Challenge
The 2016 Grand Challenge seeks to fund integrated science teams that can develop and deliver innovative solutions to improve outcomes after severe traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Up to $500,000 is available to fund teams that can develop diagnostic, device, therapeutic, or health information technology solutions over a 1 year period.
To apply for funding you must attend this event.
Friday, January 22 | 11:30 am to 6:30 pm
Saturday, January 23 | 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
North Campus Research Complex
Building 18 Dining Hall
2800 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor
Friday lunch will be provided. The day will also conclude with a networking mixer with hors d’oeuvres and refreshments
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS
  • James O. Woolliscroft, MD – UM Medical School
  • Col. Todd E. Rasmussen, MD FACS – Director, Combat Casualty Care Research Program
  • A. Tamara Crowder, PhD – Neurotrauma Portfolio Manager, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
  • SFC Joseph Cicchillo – US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
  • Mrs. Sarah Wade and SGT Ted Wade
  • Other U-M faculty and partners

Details

Start:
January 22, 2016 @ 11:30 am
End:
January 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm