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Australian Government to boost funding for research into concussion and brain injury in sport

Today the Hon Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health and Aged Care announced an additional $340,000 in funding for the Concussion and Brain Health Project.

The study will be looking at the brain health of retired elite sports men and women to better understand the results that repeated concussive and sub-concussive events can have on the long term health of sports people.

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Full announcement here: