Dec 7, 2020
We cover the frightening realities of concussions with Dr. Nitin
Sethi, Associate Professor of Neurology at Weill Cornell Medicine.
Dr. Sethi, who specializes in epilepsy, concussion and
traumatic brain injury, is also the Chief Medical Officer of the
New York State Athletic Commission, and a Certified Ringside
This episode focuses on: (1:17) how a neurologist becomes a
ring-side physician for boxing and the UFC, (7:50) CTE and who is
at risk, (16:03) how brain injuries are treated and what to do if
you have a concussion, (23:05) what athletes and the sports world
needs to know about concussions, and (29:12) what's on the horizon
for the science of concussions.