JULIAN BAILES, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery; NorthShore University Health System; Medical advisor, Q30 Innovations, LLC.
Throughout his 20-year career Dr. Bailes has leveraged his medical expertise to help keep athletes safe. From his time as team doctor for the Pittsburgh Steelers to his current advisory roles with the NFL Players Association and Pop Warner Football, Inc., Dr. Bailes has played an important role as advocate for athlete safety. His success as a neurosurgeon and experience with brain injuries has put him on par with the best minds in the world regarding brain injury. Recently, Dr. Bailes was part of the 26-member panel of medical experts who convened in Berlin, Germany to discuss and agree on the fifth consensus statement on concussion in sports. Dr. Bailes provided key safety and efficacy research guidance to the development of the Q-Collar.