$17M DoD Award Aims to Improve Clinical Trials for Traumatic Brain Injury

Unprecedented Partnership Joins Universities, FDA, Firms, Philanthropies

By Jeffrey Norris on October 01, 2014 | Email | Print

UCSF neurosurgeon Geoffrey Manley (center), chief of neurosurgery at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, spoke at a White House conference Sept. 30 on the role of technology in future treatments for brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. Manley is flanked by Paul Alivisatos (left), director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; and Kerry Ressler, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator from Emory University.