NOVA - Making Stuff / Safer

Click here to watch the program.

PBS Frontline - Football High

High school football has never had a higher profile... but is winning worth the risks? Click here to watch the program.

HBO: Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel

Click here to view a short video from the show.

Welcome to the Purdue Neurotrauma Group (PNG) website. PNG is a collaborative neurotrauma research group that combines expertise in clinical diagnosis and care, biomechanics, and neuroimaging.


Purdue Neurotrauma Group Mission


Our mission is to identify the mechanisms that lead to traumatic brain injury (TBI) in athletes, soldiers, and victims of blunt force impacts, and to develop early detection methods, protective systems, and directed therapies to provide the fastest recovery possible.


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