The ACRM | American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine is an organization of rehabilitation professionals dedicated to serving people with disabling conditions by supporting research that promotes health, independence, productivity, and quality of life; and meets the needs of rehabilitation clinicians and people with disabilities. In order to enhance current and future research and knowledge translation, ACRM assists researchers in improving their investigations and dissemination of findings; educates providers to deliver best practices, and advocates for funding of future rehabilitation research. The ACRM is a global community of both researchers and consumers of research, in the field of rehabilitation.
Introducing the Acute Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium: Providing a research venue for Acute TBI’s predictably occurring in a Military training environment in MO. Master Medical CRADA and MOU’s in place. Membership required, IHE and Non-IHE entities welcome. Call for proposals: 5 Jan! Info contact: Barry White at 573-368-8090.
Here at Brain Education Strategies & Technology (BEST), our mission is to develop, research, implement and disseminate the best practices for apps and training for the benefit of people with conditions that affect the brain.
The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is the country’s oldest and largest nationwide brain injury advocacy organization. Our mission is to advance awareness, research, treatment, and education and to improve the quality of life for all people affected by brain injury.
Bright Cloud International provides mobile, turn-key virtual reality systems for TBI and Dementia
therapy. Games are adaptable, fun, effective, without use of medications. Site:http://www.BrightBrainer.com
Founded in 2008, the Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine (CNRM) is a USU-NIH military traumatic brain injury (TBI) research group with the mission of conducting great science to improve outcomes for our Service Members who suffer from TBI.
As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.
The Federal Interagency Traumatic Brain Injury Research (FITBIR) informatics system was developed to share data across the entire TBI research field and to facilitate collaboration between laboratories, as well as interconnectivity with other informatics platforms.
We are presenting HeadApp, an outstanding software for cognitive rehabilitation therapy. The system consists of 8 modules for training of Attention and Focus, Divided Attention, Visual Scanning, Calculating, Money, Rotation, Reaction, Aphasia, and Short-Term Memory.All modules are made for patients with varying degrees of difficulty, ranging from very easy to hard.
Hope after Brain Injury is a non-profit organization devoted to sharing hope with those affected by brain injury by offering counseling, education, and connection to community resources. We are involved with brain injury survivors and their caregivers, along with healthcare professionals, committed to the advancement of brain injury recovery.
Through conferences, publications and special interest groups, the International Brain Injury Association (IBIA) serves as an educational platform for multidisciplinary professionals involved in the research and treatment of brain injury. For more information on IBIA’s activities, visit www.internationalbrain.org.
The MSKTC is funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research to facilitate the knowledge translation process and make research meaningful to those with traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and burn injury. The MSKTC offers free resources addressing rehabilitation, daily living, relationships, and social/ emotional issues.
Neuro Kinetics, Inc. is the leader in clinical eye-tracking and non-invasive neuro-otologic diagnostic testing. FDA-cleared diagnostic platforms of exceptional precision and reliability include: I-Portal® Neuro-Otologic Test Center; I-Portal® Video Nystagmography; and the portable I-PAS™, resembling a VR headset with its integral display. Software includes oculomotor, vestibular, and reaction time tests.
NeuroVive Pharmaceutical is a leader in mitochondrial medicine with its lead NeuroSTAT pharmaceutical now entering clinical phase II development for the treatment and prevention of moderate to severe TBI. NeuroSTAT contains cyclosporine in a lipid emulsion base and has orphan drug status in both the US and Europe.
Since 1983, Robin Hill Farm has been providing Residential Treatment and Rehabilitation exclusively for adults living with a Brain Injury. Our programs are licensed and are staffed 24/7. We offer a community inclusive environment in 5 unique program levels. Robin Hill is a proud ACBIS Alliance member.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, the world’s first and only translational research hospital. Our goal: better, faster outcomes for patients. We treat a number of physical challenges, from the most complex conditions including spinal cord injury, stroke, and traumatic brain injury – to the more common such as arthritis, chronic pain, and sports injuries.
TheraSpecs’ precision-tinted eyewear brings relief to people with traumatic brain injuries, migraine and 50+ other conditions triggered or worsened by fluorescent lighting, computer and device screens, or sunlight. TheraSpecs reduce headache frequency and intensity, relieve light sensitivity, and help people get out of the dark and back to their lives.
Tree of life Services Inc., founded by Nathan Zasler, M.D, provides post-acute, community-based, transitional and long-term supported living services for persons with ABI. We offer a community-based continuum of living options. We provide person centered, individualized care with a focus on community reintegration, quality of life, and cost efficiency.