Theodore Spinks, MD - Spinks Neurosurgery

Dr. Spinks is a Board Certified Neurosurgeon seeing patients in Austin, Round Rock, and Georgetown.  He currently serves on the CDC Expert Panel for Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, and served on the Texas Medical Association Committee on Concussions in Athletes during the last session of the Texas Legislature. Click here to read more.

Jamie Schlueter, MD - University of Portland

Dr. Schlueter is a medical doctor with a background as an athletic trainer in Austin, Texas.  She is now an emergency room physician and a team physician for the University of Portland.  Click here to read more.  

Paul Saenz, DO - The University of Texas at San Antonio, NBA San Antonio Spurs

Dr. Saenz is board certified in both Family Practice and Sports Medicine and is an associate clinical professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio Medical School and the University of North Texas Health Science Center. He serves as a team physician for the NBA San Antonio Spurs, the WNBA Silver Stars, the San Antonio Missions Double A Baseball Club, San Antonio area high schools and universities.  Click here to read more.   

Shane Miller, MD - Sports Medicine Center at Children's Medical Center

Dr. Miller is a pediatric sports medicine pediatrician at the Sports Medicine Center at Children's Medicine Center in Dallas.  Children's Medical Center Dallas is ranked among the nation's top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.  The Sports Medicine Center at Children's provides comprehensive care for young and growing athletes, including baseline and post-concussion neuropsychological testing.  Click here to read more.  

Michael Reardon, MD - Dell Children's Concussion Center

Dr. Reardon is a pediatric neurologist and medical director for the Dell Children's Concussion Center.  He is board certified by the American Board of Phychiatry and Neurology with a Special Qualification in Child Neurology.  Click here to read more.  

Spanky Stephens, ATC - Texas State Athletic Trainers' Association

Mr. Stephens currently serves as the TSATA Executive Director.  Mr. Stephens was associated with UT athletics for over 30 years.  He joined the UT staff as assistant trainer in 1970 and became head trainer in 1978.  He helped establish the strong student program that sent numerous qualified trainers into high school and college positions.  Click here to read more.  

Steven Erickson, MD Keynote Speaker - Major League Baseball

Dr. Erickson serves as the medical consultant for Major League Baseball caring for the umpires and serves on the Major League Baseball Medical Advisory Committee and the Major League Baseball Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Committee. He also serves on the Arizona Interscholastic Association Medical Advisory Committee. Dr. Erickson is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and Adjunct Instructor in Medicine for the Mayo Clinic.  Click here to read more.  

Kenneth Locker, ATC - Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas

Mr. Locker is the director of sports marketing at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas.  Mr. Locker has cared for ten of thousands of North Texas athletes over the years and served as the athletic trainer for the Dallas Cowboys from 1973-1990.  Click here to read more.  

Rod Walters, ATC - Walters Inc 

An innovative professional, Mr. Walters has enjoyed a storied career as a collegiate athletic trainer.  Mr. Walters' more than 28 years in the athletic training realm have seen him deal with everything from ankle sprains to drug testing.  He has provided a number of presentations on a number of topics.  Click here to read more.  

Bucky Taylor, ATC - Mesquite ISD, Sports Medicine Clinic of North Texas

An instrumental force in the passage of Natasha's Law, Mr. Taylor served as head athletic trainer for Mesquite High School in Mesquite, Texas for 36 years.  Mr. Taylor now works as an itinerant trainer in Mesquite ISD and as a consultant to the Sports Medicine Clinic of North Texas in Dallas.  Click here to read more.  

Tina Bonci, ATC - The University of Texas

Ms. Bonci is the Co-Director of the Division of Athletic Training/Sports Medicine for Intercollegiate Athletics. In addition to her role as Co-Director, she continues to serve as Assistant Athletics Director for Sports Medicine in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women.  Click here to read more.  

Mike Lamb - Wells Fargo Insurance Services

Mr. Lamb began his career in insurance nearly 20 years ago, following a college football career at the University of Southern California.  He became keenly aware of concussion management while a member of the USC Trojans football team.  In 2010 he was introduced to the Wells Fargo Insurance Services "Play it Safe Concussion Care Program" while searching for a viable concussion care program for his son's high school football team.  Click here to read more.  

Andrea Pana, MD - The University of Texas

Dr. Pana is an Associate Team Physician at The University of Texas with the primary responsibility for Football. Prior to coming to UT in 2005, Dr. Pana was one of two team physicians for Purdue University where she cared for athletes of all sports as well as provided Sports Medicine care in the University Health Center.  Click here to read more.  

Martha Pyron, MD - Medicine in Motion

Dr. Pyron is board certified in both family medicine and sports medicine.  After becoming board certified in both family medicine and sports medicine, she started her career as a team physician for Penn State University. She then returned to her home state of Texas and worked as a Sports Medicine Specialist and Team Physician for the University of Texas at Austin.  Click here to read more.  

Richard Temple, PhD - Mind for Sports

Dr. Temple is a licensed clinical psychologist, clinical neuropsychologist, and board-certified sport psychologist through the American Board of Sport Psychology (ABSP).  Dr. Temple has worked extensively in the field of brain injury rehabilitation, first as the Director of Neuropsychology at the Transitional Learning Center in Galveston, Texas, and then as the Vice President of Clinical Operations at CORE Health Care in Dripping Springs, Texas.  Click here to learn more.  

Joel Wojciechowski, PhD 

Dr. Wojciechowski has established a broad yet deep skill-set and experience across a range of scientific, technical, and commercial areas particularly in experimental design encompassing biological imaging and animal studies, professional communication, intellectual property development, proposal writing, and management of R&D programs for the translation of technology to commercial products.  

James Kemper, MD - Austin Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic

Dr. Kemper is board certified in Otolaryngolgoy and has 22 years experience.  Dr. Kemper currently practices at Austin Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic.  Click here to read more.  

Anne Mucha, PT, DPT, MS, NCS - University of Pittsburgh

An expert in the assessment and rehabilitation of balance, dizziness and visual symptoms following a concussion, Anne Mucha coordinates the vestibular rehabilitation for the Concussion Program.  In addition to her clinical practice, she works in research and also serves as an adjunct faculty member at the Unversity of Pittsburgh.  Click here to read more.  

Bridgett Wallace, PT, DPT - 360 Balance

Bridgett Wallace, PT, DPT, is President of 360 Balance and brings more than fifteen years experience to treating patients with dizziness and balance disorders.  She holds a competency-based certification in vestibular rehabilitation and received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Texas State University and has served on the Board of Directors for a variety of associations, including the Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA),the Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA) and Austin Groups for the Elderly (AGE).  Click here to read more.  

Mary McMains, FCOVD - Stars in Your Eyes

Dr. McMains received her Doctorate of Optometry at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon, and concurrently received her Master of Education in Visual Function in Learning in 2000.  Along with her didactic training, she was clinically trained by several world renowned doctors in her field to diagnose and treat the following populations:  vision related learning disabilities, infants and pediatrics, strabismus, amblyopia, developmental delays, AD(H)D, autism spectrum, acquired brain injury , vision-vestibular disorders, gifted/talented and athletes.  Click here to read more.  Click here to read more.   

Jason Clopton, FCOVD - Center of Vision Development

Jason Clopton, FCOVD is a pediatric optometrist at the Center of Vision Development (COVD) located in Cookeville, TN.  Click here to read more.  

Derek Hamilton, OD - Wells Branch Vision Care

Dr. Hamilton is a graduate of the Michigan College of Optometry.  He currently practices in Austin, Texas at Wells Branch Vision Care -- a full-scope, primary care eye clinic.  His professional interests include primary care optometry, anterior segment pathology and corneal refractive surgery.  Dr. Hamilton a member of the Texas Optometric Association and a past president of the Central Texas Optometric Society.  Click here to read more.  

Emily Schottman, FCOVD - Stars in Your Eyes

Having worked in the Optometric industry since she was in high school, Dr. Schottman has a passion for Computer Eye Fatigue and specialty Pediatric cases. She has post-doctorate certification in Vision Therapy and Training, which is an exciting option for children and adults with visual issues that glasses, contacts and LASIK cannot fix.  Click here to read more.  

Mark Burnett, MD - St. David's HealthCare

As the Medical Director of the NeuroTexas Institute Research program, Dr. Burnett has been instrumental in developing the Center for Computational Neuroscience which focuses on the analysis of neurosurgical outcomes and development of novel treatment pathways to improve the care of neurosurgical patients.  Click here to read more.  

Douglas Fox, MD - St. David's HealthCare

Dr. Fox's clinical interests include cerebrovascular neurosurgery, skull base surgery, and complex spinal surgery. Dr. Fox has published widely and maintains an active research interest in cerebrovascular physiology and the development of new surgical technologies.  Click here to read more.  

Rachel Mundy, PNP - Sports Safe Concussion Clinic 

Rachel Mundy is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner specializing in the management of young concussed patients. She works with Sports Safe Concussion Clinic with Dr. Leslie Aiello. Rachel is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and also the American Nurses Credentialing Center.  Click here to read more.