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The King of Rugby League - League Freak, will join Rugby League Project's historian Andrew Ferguson for a unique look at the world of Rugby League - in the past, the present and the future.

Oct 14, 2019

In this episode we talk to Dr Alan Pearce who is a Neurophysiologists and Associate Professor at La Trobe University in Melbourne. Alan is the Research Manager at the Australian Sports Brain Bank Victoria.

In this episode we talk to Alan about his appearance on the SBS Insight program about concussion in sport. We go in depth with a very long discussion about concussion and CTE, brain injury, dementia, how studies on CTE are put together and much, much more!

We are so lucky to have one of Australia's leading experts in the field of brain trauma on the podcast.

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