Advisors & Experts

Our Roster of Experts provides input, skills and connections to help us execute our mission. It includes stakeholders, partners and friends who support and enhance our programmatic work and research portfolio.
Douglas J. Casa, Ph.D., A.T.C.

Chief Executive Officer, Professor, Department of Kinesiology

Korey Stringer Institute; University of Connecticut

David B. Coppel, Ph.D.

Director of Neuropsychological Services and Research Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, Sports Concussion Program

UW Medicine

Benjamin Danielson, M.D.

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

UW Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Elizabeth Joy, M.D., M.P.H, FACSM

Medical Director

Intermountain Healthcare, University of Utah School of Medicine


Martha Moseley

Founder & Chairman


Francis O’Connor, M.D., M,P.H

Medical Director, Consortium for Health and Military Performance

Uniformed Services University

Shwetak Patel, Ph.D.

Washington Research Foundation Entrepreneurship Endowed Professor

Computer Science & Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Washington.

Margot Putukian, M.D.

Director of Athletic Medicine, Head Team Physician, Assistant Director of Medical Services, Associate Professor, Chief Medical Officer, Major League Soccer

Princeton University

Martin Raftery, M.B.B.S., F.A.C.S.P.

Chief Medical Officer

World Rugby

Frederick P. Rivara, M.D., M.P.H.

Seattle Children’s Guild Endowed Chair in Pediatrics, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics

University of Washington Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center

Robert Sallis, M.D.

Co-director, Sports Medicine Fellowship Clinical Professor of Family Medicine

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Fontana

UC Riverside School of Medicine

Ilene Schwartz, Ph.D, BCBA-D

Professor, College of Education, University of Washington

Director, Haring Center for Inclusive Education, University of Washington

Ken Turner

Program Supervisor, Health and Physical Education

Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
State of Washington

Jane Senior

Executive Director

American College of Sports Medicine Foundation

Michael Turner, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Medical Director

International Concussion and Head Injury Research Foundation (ICHIRF)