Port Hueneme’s 70th Anniversary 1948 – 2018
The City is celebrating with special events through March 2019 – click here for the list of events. As details are available, these events will also be added to our Local Events Calendar, be sure to check back for more details!
Understanding Brain Injuries
January 12, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum Distinguished Speakers Series
Charles T. Watson
Executive Director of the Ventura County Brain Injury Center
will be addressing the topic:
“Understanding Brain Injuries”
at the Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum
220 Market Street
on January 12, 2019 at 11:00AM
The yearly incidence of traumatic brain injuries in the United States is estimated at 180 to 250 per 100,000 people. Falls are the leading cause. If you want to learn more about brain injuries, Charles T. Watson is definitely your man.
Chuck Watson currently serves as the Executive Director of the Ventura County Brain Injury Center. Not only does he teach nonprofit courses at CSUN and Phillips Graduate Institute but as Senior Vice president at the Oertel Group, he also provides training and technical assistance to such local organizations as the Center for Nonprofit Management and the Ventura County Community Foundation Resource Center.
In his spare time, Chuck loves to referee soccer. He was tapped as a referee for the USPSA, a national power wheelchair-assisted soccer program as well as the Special Olympics 2015 World Games. Needless to say, he is an avid Manchester United fan.