LATEST NEWS: England Rugby legend Lewis Moody MBE joins The Drake Foundation as its official Rugby Union Ambassador

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First held in November 2016, the Annual Drake Sports Head Impact Research Symposium (previously the UK Sports Concussion Research Symposium) is co-organised between The Drake Foundation, Rugby Football Union, Football Association, England and Wales Cricket Board and the British Horseracing Authority.

​The Symposium aims to provide a platform to bring together the UK sports head impact research community, building the foundation for better collaborations and helping to accelerate meaningful developments and discovery in this fast-changing field.

Upcoming meetings:

The next Symposium will take place at Wembley Stadium (London) on 26 April 2022, having been postponed from its original date of 7 December 2021 due to the omicron outbreak. If you work in head impact research or sports medicine and would like to attend, please get in touch via [email protected]

You can preview the draft programme here

Previous meetings:

27 November 2019 – Twickenham Stadium, London

21 November 2018 – Twickenham Stadium, London

23 November 2017 – Wembley Stadium, London

23 November 2016 – Twickenham Stadium, London