"A lot of people think we're gladiators, but we're human beings. We get injured and we've got the rest of our lives to worry about. Playing football is like a vapor, it's here and it's gone, and you still have the rest of your life to live."
-Damien Woody, New York Jets offensive lineman
Brain Shield was founded to provide athletes and their support networks (coaches, trainers, parents, schools, leagues) with the tools and education necessary to provide a safe playing environment and minimize and risks associated with traumatic brain injuries.|
Mission: To improve sports safety and prevent brain injuries for all athletes, from youth sports to professionals, through cutting edge research, technology solutions and education.
Vision: To eradicate permanent damage from sports related brain injuries.