While all of us at St. Mary's of Michigan are proud of our accomplishments and expertise in the neurosciences, we'd like to help you prevent neurological diseases and injuries more than anything! Our affiliation with Field Neurosciences Institute (FNI) helps us with this goal:
ThinkFirst a program aimed at helping kids and teens use their minds to protect their bodies by understanding personal vulnerability and the consequences of risk taking. To schedule a program at your school or organization, please complete the Think First Program Request Form and return to St. Mary's of Michigan Field Neurosciences Institute or call (989) 497-3114.
Buckle Your Brain and Get Caught Being Safe two programs that educate and reward children for wearing helmets. To schedule a program, call (989) 497-3114.
Also, please check our event calendar to view upcoming screening events.
Simple Safety Tips
To reduce your risk of a neurological injury, follow these simple everyday tips:
- Wear a seat belt and drive responsibly.
- Use child safety seats and install them properly.
- Wear helmets and protective gear when bicycling, motorcycling, rollerblading, skiing, and skateboarding.
- NEVER dive in shallow or unfamiliar water. When in doubt, jump feet first.