Brett Greenwood Foundation
In Support of Brett Greenwood

Posts Tagged ‘brain injury

Run 3 for 30

March 2, 2013

Early bird registration is now open for Run3for30, an event designed to raise awareness for brain injuries and the rehabilitation process in honor of Brett Greenwood. Run3for30 will be held on September 15, nearly two years since Brett collapsed from an abnormal heart rhythm during a routine workout, which caused his heart to stop and […]

This Fall we celebrate new beginnings

September 8, 2012

A new season of college football kicked off last weekend. Two new presidential candidates were officially announced this week. And the upcoming weekend marks the one-year anniversary of Brett’s injury – another beginning in the series. We’ve learned that recovery takes time, more time and more patience than we could ever imagine. The complexity of […]

10 Month Update

June 29, 2012

July 9th marks 10 months since Brett’s injury. When Brett collapsed on September 9th, no one knew what to expect – for his health, recovery time…for anything. The doctors tried to set up a few scenarios, only sharing indefinite and vague potential outcomes for Brett’s prognosis. Ten months later, and to no one’s surprise, Brett […]

A timeline of what has happened

December 2, 2011

On September 9th, Brett collapsed while working out after his heart slipped into an abnormal rhythm causing it to stop. He was immediately given CPR and there was a defibrillator on the scene within minutes.  Brett was rushed to Trinity Hospital in Bettendorf, where the ER doctors were able to get a strong heart beat. […]