The law firm of Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. is proud to participate in Brain Injury Awareness Month . Partners Joseph Cammarata and Ira Sherman are President and Vice President, respectively, of the Brain Injury Association of D.C. Serving in that capacity, efforts have been made to encourage the District of Columbia City Council to issue a proclamation, which it is expected to do this week, declaring March Brain Injury Awareness Month in the District of Columbia. Moreover, Ira Sherman has been in contact with the
NFL Players Association attempting to coordinate an effort to educate youth athletes on the dangers of traumatic brain injury arising as a result of concussion. We will also be participating on Capitol Hill in education programs addressing traumatic brain injury. Our goal is to heighten everyone's knowledge of the subtle effects of traumatic brain injury and the need to identify and care for individuals who have suffered a concussion and the adverse effects of traumatic brain injury.