Dr. Paul Berkner is Director of Health Services at Colby and has served in that capacity since 2004. He is a founding board member and the current president of the Maine Concussion Management Initiative at Colby. In addition, he is chair of the Medical Aspects in Sports Safety Committee for the New England Small College Athletic Conference. He is an associate clinical professor at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and a researcher in biology at Colby. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) from the University of New England: College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency in pediatrics at Morristown Memorial Hospital, a Columbia University affiliate. Dr. Berkner specializes in pediatrics and college health.