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Michael McCrea

Michael McCrea headshotDr. McCrea is Tenured Professor and Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Neurosurgery and Director of Brain Injury Research at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and a research neuropsychologist at the Clement Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee. He has been an active researcher in the neurosciences, with numerous scientific publications, book chapters, and national and international lectures on the acute and chronic effects of traumatic brain injury. Dr. McCrea has led several large, multi-center studies on traumatic brain injury and sport-related concussion. He is currently co-Principal Investigator of the NCAA-DoD Grad Alliance study. Dr. McCrea has served on the National Football League (NFL) Head, Neck, and Spine Committee and served as a panelist on the 2008, 2012, and 2016 International Consensus Conference on Sports Concussion.