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UBC researchers are involved in a pan-Canadian research program to improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of concussion in high school sport. Credit: Shutterstock.

NFL gives significant funding to help youth ‘shred’ the burden of concussion

A pan-Canadian program involving University of British Columbia researchers is one step closer to improving prevention, diagnosis and treatment of concussions in youth sport, thanks to $12 million in funding from the National Football League’s scientific advisory board.