Meet Nigerian-born Forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu who discovers degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy


1934941_1678368362402706_5108673346655606711_nNigerian-born Forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu was the first to discover a degenerative disease associated with repeated brain trauma and the NFL, which he named chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.

The movie “Concussion” starring Will Smith is based on his story. Pictured here is Dr. Omalu (m) with Will Smith, and the Director of the movie, Peter Landesman.‪#‎BeInspired‬ ‪#‎AfricansMakingHistory‬

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