October 29 is World Stroke Day

October 29 is World Stroke Day, established by the World Stroke Organization in 2006 to help spread public awareness of the world’s high stroke risk and stroke prevalence.


LCG To Provide Information Systems and Tech Services, Support to NINDS

LCG, a provider of grants management and technology solutions to federal agencies, has been awarded a $31 million contract to provide information systems and technology services and support to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS), according to a company news release.


UPMC Initiative Seeks to Raise Awareness of Concussion as a Treatable Injury

In an effort to raise awareness about scientifically proven treatments available for concussions, UPMC and the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program have launched, which features an interactive guide to understanding concussion and how UPMC approaches this complex, unseen injury.