29April 2024

Women and Girls in Concussion Research and Care: Pre-Conference Virtual Panel

10:00 am PT / 11:00 am MT / 1:00 pm ET




Join us for a free pre-conference virtual panel as part of the CCN-RCC 4th Annual Meeting program. Panelists invited and moderated by the CCN-RCC Trainee Committee.

Women and Girls in Concussion Research and Care

April 29, 2024
10 am PT / 11 am MT / 1 pm ET (75 minutes)


Session description
We will have an opportunity to learn and discuss the current state of research inclusion and concussion management in girls and women. We will also learn about the experiences and career paths of several highly accomplished women in the field.

Welcome: Dr. Andrée-Anne Ledoux, Co-chair, CCN-RCC 4th Annual Meeting


  • Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose, Associate Professor, Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity, University of British Columbia
  • Dr. Lauren Lattimer, Associate Professor, School of Kinesiology, Acadia University
  • Dr. Katie Mitchell, Physiotherapist and Athletic Therapist, Thrive NeuroSport; Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Toronto; Lead Therapist, Canadian National Women’s Para Hockey Team
  • Dr. Lyndia Wu, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia

Closing: Dr. Kelly Russell, Co-chair, CCN-RCC 4th Annual Meeting

This event is open to anyone interested in attending. Registration for this session is required.

This session has been co-ordinated by the CCN-RCC Training and Career Development Committee. Learn more about our training and career development initiatives.

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