A leader in TBI research
David X. Cifu, M.D., leads the Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium, a $62 million federally funded research project devised to address the long-term effects of mild traumatic brain injury in military service personnel and veterans.
The consortium is one of two major initiatives developed in response to the injuries suffered by U.S. service personnel during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
News and Events
Dr. David Cifu will present a training called, "I Think I Have Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)": A Clinician's Guide to Managing a Research Phenomenon on March 21, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. ET.Read more »
David Cifu, M.D., the Herman J. Flax Endowed Professor and Chair of the Department of PM&R, testified before members of the Senate Committee on Armed Services on Wednesday, December 13, 2017Read more »
Department Chairman and Herman J. Flax, MD Professor Dr. David Cifu was featured recently in two news articles discussing concussions and brain disorders.Read more »