Kelsey Logan, MD, MPH, will begin as Director of the Division of Sports Medicine July 1, 2013.

Logan’s primary interest is in mild traumatic brain injury. Her publications address evaluating cognitive function after concussions and criteria for safe return to sports activities. She led the sports concussion program at Ohio State University.

Logan received her medical degree from the University of Alabama and completed a combined medicine and pediatrics residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She completed a fellowship in pediatric and adolescent sport medicine at the University of Wisconsin. Subsequently, she joined the faculty at the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center then at Ohio State University.

She is active in the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Young Physicians, Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness, and Section on Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Logan also serves on the Research and Publications committees for the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and has been appointed to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports.