Young Brain Donor Research Webinar: June 14, 2022

The Young Brain Donor Research Webinar was hosted by the BU CTE Center and presented by Dr. Ann McKee, MD on June 14, 2022. The webinar was for medical examiners, coroners, and autopsy professionals to learn more about how they can help CTE research in young individuals. 

View the full webinar below:


Check out the playlist below to view highlights from the Young Brain Donor Research Webinar, including:

  1. What Happens to a Brain After It is Donated
  2. CTE Affects Amateur Athletes and Youth
  3. The Importance of Studying White Matter Degeneration
  4. A Young Brain Donor Case Study
  5. CTE in Young Brain Donors
  6. How the Autopsy Community Can Help CTE Research in Young People
  7. Female Brain Donors
  8. Brain Donation Makes Something Good Out of Something Tragic