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2012 NABIS Invited Speakers - Medical Conference Faculty


The following speakers have been confirmed for the NABIS Medical Conference to be held at the Miami InterContinental Hotel, September 12-15, 2012.  This list is current as of June 1. Additional speakers will be added as they are confirmed.

Gavin Attwood
Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado (BIAC)

Karen Barlow, MD
University of Calgary

Jeffrey Barth, PhD
University of Virginia

Linda Ewing Cobbs, PhD
University of Texas Medical School

Angela Colantonio, PhD
Toronto Rehab 

 Susan Connors
Brain Injury Association of America

Drew Davis, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Roxanne DeFrancesco, Esq
Phillips & Paolicelli, LLP

Roberta DePompei, PhD
University of Akron

Steven Flanagan, MD
NYU/Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine

Linda M Frazier, MD, MPH
University of Kansas

Barbara Geiger-Parker
Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey

Diane J. German, PhD
National Louis University

Danielle George, Esq
Phillips & Paolicelli, LLP

Chris Giza, MD
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Ann Glang, PhD
Oregon Center for Applied Science

Sharon Grandinette, MS
Exceptional Educational Services

Brian Greenwald, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Alfred Habel, MD
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Julie Haarbauer-Krupa, PhD
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Gillian Hotz, PhD
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine 

Harvey E. Jacobs, PhD
Harvey E. Jacobs, PhD, LLC 

John Kuluz, MD
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

Donna Langenbahn, PhD
NYU/Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine

Geoffrey Lauer
United States Brain Injury Alliance (USBIA)

Christine MacDonell
CARF International

Michael Mozzoni, PhD
Lakeview/ University of Virginia

Steven Phillips, Esq
Phillips & Paolicelli, LLP

Elena Plante, PhD
University of Arizona

John Ragheb, MD
Miami Children's Hospital

JR Rizzo, MD
NYU/Bellevue Hospital

Robyn Rushing, RRT
Lakeview Wisconsin

Ronald Savage, EdD
TBI Rehabilitation, Education & Case Management Services

Marcia Scherer, PhD
Syracuse University/University of Rochester

Dianne Simmons-Grab, MA
Simmons-Grab & Associates

Elisabeth Sherwin, PhD
University of Arkansas

Latha Ganti Stead, MD
University of Florida, Department of Emergency Medicine

Sherry Stock
Brain Injury Alliance of Oregon (BIAOR)

Deepa Thimmaiah, MS/OT
Craig Hospital 

Bonnie Todis, PhD
Western Oregon University

Frank Toral, Esq
Toral Garcia Battista P.A.

Tina Trudel, PhD
Lakeview /University of Virginia

Barry Willer, PhD
University of Buffalo

Richard Volpe, PhD
University of Toronto

Alan Weintraub, MD
Craig Hospital 

Beth Wicks, PhD
Beth Wicks Consultancy Ltd

Joseph Wu, MD
University of California, Irvine

Mariusz Ziejewski, PhD
North Dakota State University