Dr. Julie Stamm featured on CNN

Last month Dr. Julie Stamm was interviewed by CNN in regards to her work on concussions in sport and its relationship to chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). During the interview Dr. Stamm states:

‘We have to act on what we know now’

“There are researchers out there who, rightfully so, want really strong data. We all should be striving for very strong evidence, but it’s very hard to come by in environmental exposure cases like this,” said neuroscientist Julie Stamm, a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who was not involved in the consensus statement.

She agreed that cohort studies will yield the best evidence regarding CTE, “but that’s going to take decades,” she said.

Read the full article here: https://www.cnn.com/2023/06/14/health/cte-concussion-science-debate