My new blog for TBI research – I’m getting an early start on my 2016 new year’s resolutions
Why not? We need more voices in TBI research land.
So this is my new blog – dedicated specifically to TBI research. I’ll be posting intermittently here specifically with TBI research in mind.
I’m both a technologist and independent researcher, and I’ve spent a huge amount of time since 2007, piecing together the fragments of truth about my history of mild TBI / concussion.
While I know that in principle, brain injury survivors (or patients in general) can’t reasonably be expected to have a clear, unbiased view of their own situation, it’s my sense that a huge amount of relevant insight (and data) is lost because formal research is dismissing or disregarding the perspectives and subjective experiences of those dealing directly with brain injuries.
My academic training was in the social sciences, including a few years abroad at a European university well-known for its academic rigors and cultural contributions, and…
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