Aug 15: Understanding the Science of Acute Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
With Dr Vincent Lun ND
Wed Aug 15th 6:30pm - NFP Barrhaven
Understanding concussions is complicated. The many varying therapeutic approaches can be frustrating to comprehend. This 1 hour discussion will focus on what a TBI is, the physiological mechanisms that occur and what to look out for to prevent long term chronicity of concussion symptoms.
Attendees will Learn:
-What a concussion is
-What your brain and body does immediately after a head injury
-What you should do and not do right after an acute TB
This talk is for parents, coaches, teachers, and student athletes. Lecture notes will be provided.
3 people will have the chance to win a copy of "Why Isn't My Brain Working" By Dr. Datis Kharrazian (33 dollar value) .
Dr. Vincent Lun is a Naturopathic Doctor with a special focus in functional neurology. He is currently a diplomate student at Carrick Institute's Clinical Neuroscience program. He integrates multiple therapeutics including naturopathic care, neurological therapies, and nutritional support to promote hope, healing and optimal function in patients.