Our Funding

The Purdue Neurotrauma Group gratefully acknowledges the following sources of support that have covered expenses associated with hardware acquisition, imaging time, and student support:

General Electric Healthcare

  • July 1, 2009 — May 31, 2011
    • Predictive Modeling of Cognitive Impairment from Head Trauma in Collegiate Football Players
    • $50,000

Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

  • July 1, 2011 — June 30, 2012
    • Core Facilities Grant: Assessment of Cognitive Function as a Possible Biomarker of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    • $10,000

Indiana Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Fund, a part of the Indiana State Department of Health

  • January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2010
    • Predictive Modeling of Cognitive Impairment from Head Trauma in Collegiate Football Players
    • $120,000
  • August 1, 2011 – July 31, 2013
    • Predictive Modeling of Cognitive Impairment from Head Trauma in High School Athletes
    • $120,000
  • August 1, 2012 – July 31, 2014
    • MR Spectroscopic Quantification of Brain Injury in High School Athletes
    • $115,320

MIT – Lincoln Laboratory

  • July 17, 2012 – July 18, 2013
    • Multi-modal Early Detection Interactive Classifier (MEDIC) System for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Assessment
    • $35,000

Purdue Research Foundation

  • October 1, 2011 – September 30, 3012
    • Predictive Modeling of Cognitive Impairment from Head Trauma in High School Athletes
    • $17,359

If you share our vision to ensure that young athletes may increase their participation while reducing the risk of injury, please consider a tax-deductible donation to support the continuation of this research.

PNG

Contact Information

Larry J. Leverenz, PhD, ATC
Clinical Professor
Department of Health & Kinesiology

Eric A. Nauman, PhD
Professor
School of Mechanical Engineering
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Basic Medical Sciences

Thomas M. Talavage, PhD
Professor
School of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering

Our Partners

Purdue MRI Facility HK Purdue Engineering HIRRT