5th Annual CTE Conference Recordings

Thank you for registering for the CTE Conference. Recordings are available up to one month for registrants online and then open to the public.

2 Day Virtual Conference Syallbus. Some presentations are available based on the discretion of the presenter.

Day 1

CTE—historical perspectives [concussion, post-concussion, CTE disentangled] (Robert Cantu, MD)

Neuropathology of CTE (Ann McKee, MD)

Clinical Presentation of CTE (Robert A. Stern, Ph.D.)

Risk Factors for CTE (Jesse Mez, MD)

 NINDS Consensus Diagnostic Criteria for Traumatic Encephalopathy Syndrome (TES) (Douglas Katz, MD)

 Mechanisms of CTE (Lee Goldstein, MD, Ph.D.)

Day 2

Head Injury in Veterans (Kate Turk, MD)

MRI Findings in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

(Jasmeet Hayes, Ph.D.)

Fluid biomarkers in CTE [data from DIAGNOSE study and new fluid biomarkers in other neurodegenerative diseases]
(Kaj Blennow, MD)

PET Imaging as a Potential Biomarker for CTE -
(Robert A. Stern, Ph.D.)

Contact Sports and Risk of Neurodegenerative Disease Beyond CTE - (Thor Stein, MD, Ph.D.)

Vascular Contributions to Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Former Athletes (Michael Alosco, Ph.D.)

A case study-discussion arising from NFL settlement using race as a factor for payouts as to who was diagnosed with cognitive impairment (Robert Turner II, PhD)

Perception of Athlete Concerns – (Chris Nowinski, PhD)