Marcus Institute for Brain Health
James P. Kelly, MD, FAAN, FANA is the Executive Director of the Marcus Institute for Brain Health (MIBH) and Professor of Neurology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. The MIBH, located at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO, is a clinical care and research institute for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Psychological Health (PH) conditions such as post-traumatic stress, depression and anxiety. Its mission is to deliver comprehensive care, conduct focused research, and export knowledge to benefit military Veterans, retired athletes, civilian patients, their families, health care professionals and society. The MIBH strives to advance education, training, and research activities to support its clinical care model.
Dr. Kelly's former positions include (Founding) Director of the National Intrepid Center of Excellence at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Senior Fellow of the Military Service Initiative at the George W. Bush Institute, (Inaugural) Chairman of the TBI External Advisory Subcommittee of the US Department of Defense Health Board, Director of the Brain Injury Program at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, and Consulting Neurologist to the Chicago Bears of the NFL. He is a Diplomate in Neurology of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and was the first Behavioral Neurologist trained at the University of Colorado. He has a career academic interest in brain-behavior relationships with a focus on traumatic brain injury in athletes, military service members and Veterans. He has over 100 publications, including co-authorship of the Standardized Assessment of Concussion (SAC), the first American Academy of Neurology Guidelines for the Management of Concussion in Sports, the first two Consensus Statements of the International Conference on Concussion in Sport (Vienna and Prague), numerous peer-reviewed papers and reports of local, State and Federal agencies.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET