Advocacy in Action
Military Health System Conference 2010 Presentation "Traumatic Brain Injury: Navigating the Health Care System" by Jayna Moceri Brooks, RN, MN & CPT Jonathan Brooks
National Public Radio & ProPublica report on Purple Hearts and Traumatic Brain Injury:
American Legion Resolution No. 45: Purple Hearts for Traumatic Brain Injuries: http://www.legion.org/documents/resolutions/07n045.pdf.
Congressman Bill Pascrell (Representative of the 8th district of New Jersey) & Congressman Todd Russell Platts (Representing the 19th District of Pennsylvania) letter to Defense Secretary Robert Gates highlighting the inconsistancy in awarding Purple Heart medals to combat veterans with TBIs: http://pascrell.house.gov/list/press/nj08_pascrell/pr182009.shtml