The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that at least 1.7 million traumatic brain injuries occur annually in the United States alone. With your support, the funds raised will go toward increasing awareness and education for student-athletes, coaches and parents and provide funding for PCS/concussion research. Checks can be mailed to: HeadsUp Foundation for PCS, Inc., P.O. Box 23582, Overland Park, KS 66283. Thank you, in advance, for your support whether it is through a contribution or by simply by sharing this Web site with someone.
The HeadsUp Foundation for PCS, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization registered in the State of Kansas.
The HeadsUp Foundation gave its first grant to Dr. Michael Rippee to fund his local research project: Feasibility of ketogenic diet as a treatment of post-concussion syndrome.
Dr. Rippee said, "The HeadsUp Foundation for PCS is doing very important work raising funds to help with education about concussion as well as to help fund research in post-concussion syndrome that will hopefully someday lead to better therapies for patients who suffer from PCS."