Chattanooga Brain Injur Associztion presents changing face of brain injury
CHATTANOOGA – On Sept. 24, 2019, The Chattanooga Brain Injury Association will hold its annual fundraiser and community education event.
The event will be held at the Chattanooga Convention Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The theme is Beyond Concussion…The New Normal & After Effects.
Dr. Joseph Miller who is a neurosurgeon and a dynamic keynote speaker will discuss how the rise of high impact sports have made our children more susceptible to brain injury and trauma more than ever before in our communities.
Miller graduated magna cum laude from Samford University and holds an M.D. from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed residency in Neurological Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and is fellowship trained in spinal surgery. He performed his spine fellowship under Dr. Mark N. Hadley, current president of the American Academy of Neurological Surgery and past President of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
As a neurosurgeon, Dr. Miller also cares for patients with aneurysms, brain tumors, traumatic brain injuries, chiari malformations, tigeminal neuralgia, peripheral nerve disorders, hydrocephalus, and other conditions affecting the brain and spine.
In addition to his clinical training, he also was a T32 NIH Research Fellow with a focus in neuro-oncology and spinal cord injury. He conducted translational research in spinal cord injury and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s’ disease) at Emory University.
Individual tickets are $75. Sponsorships are available at the Platinum ($2,500), Gold ($1,500), Silver ($1,200) Levels, and Table Hosts ($600). Please visit our website to register, pay, or donate to CABIA. www.cabiatn.org
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