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The 25th Annual Conference on Legal Issues in Brain Injury

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Meeting Summary

Preliminary Program

Legal Conference Overview

Pre-Conference:  Neuro-Toxic Exposure

Bonus Medical Conference

Invited Speakers

Hotel and Accommodations

Exhibit and Support Opportunities

Registration Information

 

 

LEGAL CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

The North American Brain Injury Society is pleased to that the 25th Annual Conference on Legal Issues in Brain Injury will be held September 12-15, 2012, in Miami, Florida, at the InterContinental Hotel.

Attendees can expect the very latest information on brain injury litigation at this three-day hands-on conference considered a "must attend" event for all professionals involved in brain injury litigation. The conference features an all-star cast of top trial attorneys and medical experts who will present a broad array of practical information covering the latest literature, diagnostic testing methods, rehabilitation, case management, trial techniques and cutting-edge demonstrative evidence. Attorneys will also benefit from an overview of the medical science of brain injury from an outstanding faculty of researchers and clinicians presenting the very latest in brain injury science, treatment and testing. The conference will be held in conjunction with the 10th Annual Meeting of the North American Brain Injury Society.

To view the Preliminary Program, click here.

CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE VERSION OF FULL PROGRAM!!


PRE-CONFERENCE:  NEURO-TOXIC EXPOSURE

This year there will be a Pre-Conference Day that will address Neurotoxic Exposure with presentations from leading medical, neuropsychological, life care planning and legal experts.  This workshop willl discuss the types, assessment, treatment, rehabilitation, litigation and life care planning of neurotoxic exposure cases, which will be highlighted by current research and in-depth case reviews. For more information on this pre-conference, click here.


BONUS MEDICAL SESSIONS

As an added bonus, attorneys have the option to attend any of the four additional concurrent medical sessions of the Ninth Annual Meeting of the North American Brain Injury Society where nationally recognized medical experts in brain injury will present the latest advances in the science, rehabilitation and treatment in the field. 

 

For more information on the Concurrent Medical Meeting, click here

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Attorneys, neuropsychologists, allied health professionals, expert witnesses and all those involved in brain injury litigation. Attendees will come away from the conference with the essential hands-on tools needed to successfully handle these challenging cases from beginning to end.

 

 INVITED SPEAKERS

To view the list of confirmed speakers to date, click here.

 

HOTEL AND ACCOMMODATIONS

The Conference will take place at the beautiful InterContinental Hotel in sunny Miami, Florida. Offering stunning views of the beautiful Biscayne Bay, this formidable hotel places you in the epicenter of Miami's pulsing nightlife, brilliant white-sand beaches, and sizzling culture. Immerse yourself in the height of cosmopolitan style -- only minutes from South Beach and the Art Deco District, the Port of Miami, the Miami Design District, Coconut Grove, and Coral Gables.

To reserve your room at the InterContinental Miami, you can call and make a reservation or reserve your room through our dedicated website.  To make a reservation by phone, call the hotel at 1-800-327-3005 and use the group code KCZ or mention the 10th Brain Injury & 25th Med Legal Conference.  To make a reservation throught the internet, click here.  

Parking fees at the hotel are $36/overnight and $15/daily. 

If you are unable to reserve a hotel room for the days you plan on being in Miami, please contact Megan Bell at mbell@nabis.org or call 713-526-6900. 

 

CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION CREDITS

NABIS has applied for CLE credits with all states requiring MCLE and expect to have approval.  For all states requiring MCLE, we are expecting to credits for 25.25 hours with Ethics course. 

 

EXHIBIT AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

This conference offers a variety of unprecedented exhibit and support options for companies wishing to market their services to our conference attendees.  Don't miss this opportunity to meet face-to-face with the decision makers who are shaping the field of brain injury. 

 

To view a current copy of the exhibit and support prospectus, please click here.  To reserve your exhibit space or to discuss support opportunities, contact 703-960-6500 or 713 526-6900 .


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Online registration is currently open!

Conference Fee

NABIS Member Rate:  $645.00
Non-NABIS Member Rate: $695.00
Pre-Conference Rate: 
$175

 

Paralegal Rate:  $400
 

Rate for 2 registrants:  $975

 

 

Click here to register and for more information!

 

 

CONFERENCE PLANNING COMMITTEE

Stewart Casper, Esq.
Simon Forgette, Esq. Co-Chair
Chas Haynes, JD
Harvey E. Jacobs, PhD Co-Chair
Kenneth Kolpan, Esq. Co-Chair
Margaret Roberts
Bruce Stern, Esq. Co-Chair

 

Questions? Call 703 960-6500 (Alexandria, VA) or 713-526-6900 (Houston, TX).