December
12/13/2013

We are pleased to announce Meghan K. Howes and Warren N. Hardy have won the John Paul Stapp Award

Kinematics of the Thoracoabdominal Contents Under Various Loading Conditions - Awarded for Best pap...


November
11/21/2013

Head impact sensors: On-the-field placebo or danger?


11/13/2013

Costas on kids and football: ‘Tell them no’


11/11/2013

American football: bad for your boy?


October
10/30/2013

Column: Goodell teaches moms to tackle 'safely'


10/28/2013

Helmets May Never Prevent Concussions


10/24/2013

The Kiddie Head-Trauma Study That Could Save, Or Kill, Football


10/24/2013

Virginia Tech does football right


10/11/2013

Traumatic Brain Injuries Send Nearly 20 Children Every Hour to Emergency Room


September
09/24/2013

Hits to the Head Don’t Differ With Age, Research Indicates


09/09/2013

Cutting-edge research is helping medical & sports officials better understand concussions


August
08/16/2013

Video: Concussion Research Feature by Raycom Sports


08/12/2013

Video: Dr. Joel Stitzel discusses study on head impacts in youth football


08/08/2013

Study shows limiting contact in practice cuts exposure to head hits and injuries


08/04/2013

Warning Labels on Helmets Combat Injury and Liability


08/03/2013

Video: Concussion Research Feature


July
07/30/2013

Star system for rating helmet safety


07/25/2013

Concussion Study Makes Case for Reducing Contact Drills for Youth Players


07/23/2013

New way to measure cumulative effect of head hits in football


07/18/2013

Scientists Develop New Way to Measure Cumulative Effect of Head Hits in Football

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 18, 2013 -- Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a new way to measure the cumulative effect of impacts to the head incurred by foo...


June
06/15/2013

A Wearable Alert to Head Injuries in Sports


May
05/28/2013

University announces 2013 football helmet ratings; one more added to the 5 star mark


05/23/2013

Liz Fievisohn receives 9th Hines Award


05/15/2013

Virginia Tech adds new football helmet to 5-star safety rankings


05/08/2013

Comparison of the biomechanical performances of old-fashioned leather and modern football helmets


April
04/12/2013

2013 RMBS Award Winners!

2013 RMBS Award Winners! Matthew Davis (left) , Sarah Anderson, Samantha Schoell, Elizabeth Lillie (right) The Rocky Mountain ...


04/12/2013

2013 Winners of the Paul E Torgerson Graduate Student Research Excellence Award:

2013 Winners of the Paul E Torgerson Graduate Student Research Excellence Award:   MS Poster: Katherine McRoberts (first place) PhD Poster: Lyle Hood & Satyavrata Samavedi (tied first place) ...


04/06/2013

Engineering Faculty Receive Dean's Awards for Excellence

Dean's Awards 2013 We would like to congratulate our primary and core faulty on winning the Dean's Awards for: Teaching Excellence - Dr. Aaron Goldstein Research Excellence - Dr. Thurmon Lockhart Faculty Fellows - Dr. Warren Hardy and Dr...


March
03/25/2013

Joel Stitzel Appointed Associate Head of SBES!

Joel Stitzel Appointed Associate Head of SBES! It gives us great pleasure to announce the appointment of Joel Stitzel, Ph.D., as Chair of Biomedical Engineering at Wake Forest University, and Associate Head of the Virginia Tech – Wake Fo...


03/06/2013

Event Announcement: Advanced Technologies and New Frontiers in Injury Biomechanics Conference to be held April 3 in Washington, DC


February
02/19/2013

Helmet Research aims at reducing concussions


02/03/2013

Professor seeks way to limit concussions on the football field


January
01/31/2013

Why NFL Helmets Will Never Be Concussion-Proof


01/29/2013

Researchers Revise Helmet Rating System