Dr. Jocelyn Faubert is the Director of the Faubert Laboratory at the Université de Montréal, Canada, and Director of the non-profit Faubert Applied Research Centre. He is a professor at the university’s School of Optometry, and is also a member of the Biomedical Engineering Institute and the Institute for Neurosciences Research. Dr. Faubert holds a number of patents, in the U.S. and internationally, on technologies related to vision, brain function, virtual reality, and human performance. Professor Faubert has been involved in the award-winning technological transfer of research and developments from the laboratory into the commercial domain.
Concussions have attracted a great deal of attention in professional sports in recent years. However, compared to an athlete, the problems for a warfighter associated with head injuries are much more serious and challenging.