CONCUSSION MOVIE DR. BAILES

Updated Wednesday January 13, 2016 by BO Bogardus.

The below link is to an article (Newsday.com) regarding Dr. Julian Bailes.  Dr. Bailes is part of the two-person team that is portrayed by Alec Baldwin in the recently released movie Concussion.

Dr. Bailes is chairman of the department of neurosurgery and co-director of the NorthShore Neurological Institute, as well as an expert on the subject of sports-related concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.  He is also chairman of Pop Warner Football’s medical advisory committee and has two children that participate in youth football.

Please read this article, and pass along to anyone who has questions about concussions and youth football.

http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/concussion-neurosurgeon-julian-bailes-endorses-youth-football-1.11214249