Boxing and the Brain

12 10 2010

Boxing and the Brain

December 3-4, 2010

Diamond Hotel, Roxas Blvd, Manila

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Convention Topics

Understanding Brain Structure and Function

Pathophysiology of Brain Injury

Pre-Fight Examination and Laboratory Tests

Neuroimaging and other Diagnostic Tests

The Good Ringside Physician: Tips and Pitfalls

Bone Fractures: Detection and Management

Neurocognitive Assessment of Athletes

Caring for Retired Athletes

Sports Injuries in the Philippines

Boxing Regulations in the Philippines

Benefits of Monolaurin to Brain Health

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International Speakers and Local Experts in Sports Related Injuries

with Special Guest Speaker:

PBA Living Legend and former Senator Robert Jaworski

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Organizing Committee

Overall Chair: Gerardo Legaspi, MD, FAFN

Overall Co-Chair: Carissa Paz Dioquino, MD, FPNA

Scientific Committee Chair: Patricio Reyes, MD, FPNA

Ways and Means Committee: Philip Ramiro MD, FPNA  and Carlos Chua MD, FPNA

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Click here for Registration options

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Click the following links for news articles about Boxing and the Brain:

Boxing and the Brain by Quinito Henson (Sporting Chance, Philippine Star, Dec 2 2010)

Boxing and the Brain Conference opens in Manila By Ronnie Nathanielsz (PhilBoxing.com, 02 Dec 2010)

Retired Players Association President to present at International Boxing Conference (i-newswire.com)

http://insidesports.ph/boxing/roach-says-pacquiao-has-a-few-years-left-in-him/

http://www.inquirer.net/sports/articles/Pacquiao-deserves-long-break.html

http://www.facebook.com/gmanews/posts/477174636976

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