Bennet Ifeakandu Omalu (born September 1968) is a Nigerian-American physician, forensic pathologist, and neuropathologist who was the first to discover and publish findings of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in American football players while working at the Allegheny County Coroner's Office in Pittsburgh.
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Bennet Ifeakandu Omalu (born September 1968) is a Nigerian-American physician, forensic pathologist, and neuropathologist who was the first to discover and publish findings of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in American football players while working at the Allegheny County Coroner's Office in Pittsburgh. en.wikipedia.org
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A forensic pathologist, Omalu conducted the autopsy of Pittsburgh Steelers center Mike Webster, which led to his discovery of a new disease that he named chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. He is currently the chief medical examiner of San Joaquin County, Calif. and a professor in the UC Davis ... www.pbs.org
Find out more about the life of Dr. Bennet Omalu who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in former football players, sparking years of denial from the NFL and the creation of the movie 'Concussion' about his life's work, at Biography.com. www.biography.com
Bennet Omalu, the brilliant and somewhat quirky forensic pathologist who is credited with bringing the issue of head injuries in pro football players into the public spotlight, blames racism for efforts by the National Football League and fellow doctors to discredit him. In a wide-ranging ... www.washingtonpost.com
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Dr. Bennet Omalu, the doctor who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) in NFL players, takes center stage in the new movie, Concussion. The film tells the story of Dr. Omalu, as played by Will Smith, as he stumbles upon the first case of … www.bustle.com
Bennet Omalu, is a Nigerian American physician, neuropathologist, and forensic pathologist. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about him. www.thefamouspeople.com
Forensic pathologist and neuropathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu participates in a Jan. 12 briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Pete Marovich/Getty Images Hours after Hillary Clinton stumbled as she departed a Sept. 11 memorial service, her campaign announced she’d been diagnosed with pneumonia ... www.slate.com