The awareness ribbon color for traumatic brain injury awareness and support is green. Brain disorders, and disabilities, ribbon color is silver.
The month of March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) leads the nation in observing Brain Injury Awareness Month by conducting an awareness campaign in March each year. The theme for the 2015 to 2017 campaign is: Not Alone.
DVBIC - Congress established Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) in 1992 after the first Gulf War in response to the need to treat service members with TBI. DVBIC's staff serves as the Defense Department's primary TBI subject matter experts. DVBIC is part of the U.S. Military Health System and is the TBI operational component of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE). Learn more about DVBIC at dvbic.dcoe.mil
DCoE - The mission of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) is to improve the lives of our nation's service members, veterans and their families by advancing excellence in psychological health and traumatic brain injury prevention and care. DCoE comprises three centers: Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC), Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC) and National Center for Telehealth and Technology (T2). Learn more about DCoE at dcoe.mil
|1 : How the NFL Came to Shape the Concussion Issue That Plagued It : University of Michigan.|
|2 : Playing Football Among Leading Causes of Concussion : Dr. Robert Clark, DC - Health First Chiropractic.|
|3 : Studies Uncover Long-term Effects of TBI : Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.|
|4 : ADHD Drug Plus Therapy Improves Cognitive Outcomes In TBI Patients : Indiana University.|
|5 : Canadian Government National Guidelines for Concussion Management : Public Health Agency of Canada.|
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