Educational Resources

BrainLine
A service of WETA, the public TV and radio station in Washington, D.C., is a national multimedia project offering information and resources about preventing, treating, and living with TBI. The site offers daily news headlines, interviews with experts, first person video stories, reports on the latest research, and much more. BrainLine has also created a vibrant online community for those affected by TBI, including the leading brain injury page on Facebook and over 37,000 followers on Twitter. BrainLine serves anyone whose life has been affected by TBI. That includes people with brain injury, their families, professionals in the field, and anyone else in a position to help prevent or ameliorate the toll of TBI.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Injury Center Publications
CDC Injury Center’s publications are designed for professional health practitioners, researchers, and the general public.

CNS-Center for Neuro Skills: TBI Resource Guide
The TBI Resource Guide is a central source of information, services and products relating to traumatic brain injury, brain injury recovery, and post-acute rehabilitation.

The Dana Foundation
The Dana Foundation is a private philanthropic organization that supports brain research through grants and educates the public about the successes and potential of brain research.  Dana produces free publications; coordinates the International Brain Awareness Week campaign; supports the Dana Alliances, a network of neuroscientists; and maintains a Web site, www.dana.org.

Emergency Medical Services for Children Resource Center
The Federal EMSC Program is designed to ensure that all children and adolescents, no matter where they live, attend school, or travel, receive appropriate care in a health emergency. It is administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Since its establishment, the EMSC Program has provided grant funding to all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories.

Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) is an independent, nonprofit organization that works outside of government to provide unbiased and authoritative advice to decision makers and the public.

Lash & Associates Publishing/Training, Inc.
Brain Injury Books, & Resource Center on Traumatic Brain Injury, Mild Brain Injury, Concussion, Blast Injury and PTSD

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS): TBI Information Page
The mission of NINDS is to reduce the burden of neurological disease-a burden borne by every age group, by every segment of society, by people all over the world. This page covers what is traumatic brain injury, is there any treatment, clinical trials, organizations, and related NINDS publications.

EB Medicine
At EB Medicine, we publish Emergency Medicine Practice and  Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. These monthly print and online CME journals are designed to help physicians improve patient care through evidence-based medicine. We also publish EM Practice Guidelines Update, a monthly online CME publication that summarizes clinical policies relevant to emergency physicians. In addition, we publish LLSA Study Guides and other books and resources to aid emergency physicians in their practice of emergency medicine.

For additional CME opportunities for healthcare professionals from the Brain Trauma Foundation go to the BTF Learning Portal.