UAB injury science researchers again recommend the use of protective helmets during periods of severe weather.
A grant from NFL Charities will help UAB researchers study a potential way to minimize the biochemical injuries associated with concussions.
UAB scientists say helmets could greatly reduce the number of head traumas, or even death, in a tornado; Noah Stewart wore one when a tornado took him airborne.
Professor of psychology
Areas of expertise: Child safety, general pediatrics, child psychiatry, injury prevention, adolescents