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TBI ACROSS THE LIFESPAN

Research to Practice to Policy

June 11-13, 2018
HILTON WASHINGTON DC

WHEN

CORE Conference
June 11 – 13

Post-Conference
June 14 – 15

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WHERE

HILTON WASHINGTON DC

1919 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009

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Nine Distinguished Plenary Speakers
Shari Wade, PhD

Shari Wade, PhD

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

PLENARY III: Pediatrics

Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP

Michael McCrea, PhD, ABPP

Medical College of Wisconsin

PLENARY IV: Concussion

Alvaro Pascual-Leone, MD, PhD

Alvaro Pascual-Leone, MD, PhD

Harvard Medical School

PLENARY I: Non Invasive and Invasive Brain Stimulation

David Brody, MD, PhD

David Brody, MD, PhD

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

PLENARY II: TBI as a chronic condition

Flora Hammond, MD

Flora Hammond, MD

Professor and Chair, Indiana University School of Medicine

PLENARY II: TBI as a chronic condition

Amy K. Wagner, MD

Amy K. Wagner, MD

Center for Neuroscience at the University of Pittsburgh

PLENARY V: Biomarkers

Nicholas Schiff, MD

Nicholas D. Schiff, MD

Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

PLENARY I: Non Invasive and Invasive Brain Stimulation

Geoffrey T. Manley, MD, PhD

Geoffrey T. Manley, MD, PhD

Professor and Vice Chairman of Neurology Surgery, University of California, San Francisco

PLENARY V: Biomarkers

Stacy Suskauer, MD

Stacy Suskauer, MD

Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins University

PLENARY III: Pediatrics

Curious about the conference?

Then check out the program from the 2011 conference! Download 2011 Program

Why This Interagency Conference on TBI

• CME / CEUs available in 15 disciplines
• Robust education offerings — hundreds of sessions & posters
• NETWORKING
• Leading researchers in the field
• Support from federal agencies
• The MUST-ATTEND rehabilitation research event for TBI
• Multidisciplinary
• Great location — HILTON Washington, DC
• SO SPECIAL, this event only happens once every 6 – 7 years

Why This Event Is Unique

• Brings together all members of the rehabilitation team for PEER-TO-PEER learning at its best
• Provides a platform for critical INTERDISCIPLINARY exchange
• Translates and disseminates the LATEST RESEARCH findings
• BRIDGES THE GAP between research and practice
• Addresses EFFECTIVE PRACTICES across the continuum of care
• Promotes a COLLABORATIVE & INCLUSIVE culture
• Informs EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE and standards
• CONTINUING EDUCATION credits available in 15 disciplines
• Support from leading federal AGENCIES

What’s Coming In 2018

What you loved from 2011 will be returning in 2018 & then some:

• Outstanding plenary speakers & educational symposia
• Representation of TBI across all life stages from pediatrics to geriatrics
• Content representing the major focus areas of TBI research, service delivery, and policy
• ALL the big players in the same space
• Networking opportunities galore
• Concurrent educational sessions
• Scientific papers & posters
• Post-Conference Instructional Courses:  2-Day ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Training & 2-Day ACBIS Training Course for Brain Injury Specialist Certification

Who Should Attend

All rehabilitation professionals, administrators, those with TBI and their family and caregivers — all those who want to know the latest advances in research and clinical care.

• Administrators • Athletic Trainers • Bioengineers • Biomechanists • Caregivers • Case Managers • Clinical Epidemiologists • Clinical Researchers • Movement and exercise specialists • Neurologists • Neurosurgeons • Neuropsychologists • Nurses • Occupational Therapists • Physiatrists • Physical Therapists • Physicians • Professors/Educators • Psychiatrists • Psychologists • Recreational Therapists • Rehabilitation Nurses • Rehabilitation Psychologists • Rehabilitation/Academic Researchers • School Administrators • School Nurses • Speech-Language Professionals • Students/postdoctoral Fellows  • Teachers • All members of the Rehabilitation Team • Those with TBI & their family

More Than A Conference

THIS EVENT is SO UNIQUE it only happens after enough time has passed and after REAL changes have occurred.
That is when we must reunite and collaborate!

In a Nutshell…

The Federal Interagency Conference on Traumatic Brain Injury brings together clinicians, researchers, consumers, and policymakers to share cutting-edge advances in TBI research and clinical care.

This event will provide an opportunity to learn about the seminal advances in TBI research and clinical care that have served to advance the field and to change service, practice and policy.