Lecture: Anatomy of a Play

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Medical Education Research Facility , Prem Sahai Auditorium, 1110A
375 Newton Road, Iowa City, IA 52246
This short lecture by Justin Sipla, associate of anatomy and cell biology and associate of neurology in the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, is intended for a general audience and will give a big-picture look at the neuroscience underlying an athlete’s physical and mental performance during a critical game moment in Hawkeye football. Sipla is a neuroanatomist who teaches extensively about the organization and function of the human brain. He recently started investigating vestibular and neurocognitive dysfunction in human athletes suffering from traumatic brain injury.
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