The DRIPFUSION INSTITUTE has hired the public relations services of Char Knight-Dennis, CEO and founder of 1KNIGHT MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT GROUP. 1KMEG will be responsible for advancing the mission of THE DRIPFUSION INSTITUTE. THE DRIPFUSION INSTITUTE is a design, science, technology and distribution company that merges evidence-based science and medicine with clinical researchers to study traumatic brain related injuries and treatments. DRIPFUSION partnerships include pro athletes, sports executives, sports agencies, entertainers and physicians that are in unison to advocate for better treatments for traumatic brain injuries. The DripFusion Institute, "has developed a new and innovative way of treating brain trauma," states Dr. Jarrod Huey, an award-winning Anesthesiologist who is a founding member. The DripFusion Institute seeks to utilize its consortium of clinical experts to create therapies that will treat the long-term effects of brain insults such as Concussion (CTE). In line with the DripFusion mission of research, the NFL recently pledged $100 million dollars to player safety in the form of technology and medical research. Of recent, elite athletes such (Auburn Alum) Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers have suffered head injury leading to a loss of playing time under concussion safety protocols. The DRIPFUSION INSTITUTE seeks to provide a science-based approach to recovery and prevention of concussion-related symptoms. The DripFusion Institute will host Concussion Education Summits and develop community partnerships to strategically target those youth at highest risk for concussion injuries. The formation of community partnerships will allow youth programs to record evidence of injury and share with national concussion prevention centers such as the National Institute of Health (NIH).
Notable founding members of the DripFusion Institute include Ray Farmer, a former American pro football player and former general manager of the Cleveland Browns. Jamie Dukes, a former American pro football player, and NFL Network analyst has been a principal advocate and co- founder. Other key members include Ray Lewis, a former pro football player, (13) Pro Bowl and SuperBowl MVP sports analyst, and Deion Sanders, a Pro Football Hall of Fame member and former American pro football and baseball player, NFL Network and CBS analyst.
1KMEG was founded in 2006 by Char Knight-Dennis, who has 12 years of experience creating successful campaigns. For more information on 1KMEG, please visit http://1kmeg.net.