Christine MacDonald, PhD appointed the James and Gaye Pigott Sports Health & Safety Endowed Chair

James and Gaye Pigott recently endowed a new Chair in Sports Health and Safety. The purpose of this endowment is to recruit and retain distinguished neuroscience faculty focused on sports health and safety, TBI and related fields. Christine MacDonald, in addition to all of her other recent awards, grants, and significant contributions to science, will be the first holder of the Pigott Chair. As such, she will serve as the Research Director for the Sports Health and Safety Institute at UW Medicine.

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