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NABIS Ninth Annual Conference Online Program

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2011.
PRE-CONFERENCE COGNITIVE REHABILITATION WORKSHOP FOR BRAIN INJURY PROFESSIONALS

Pre-Conference Workshop Facutly:
Kit Malia BEd, MPhil, CPCRT

Anne Brannagan OBE, DIPCOT, MSc

This course focuses on practical activities that can be used in the rehabilitation of attention, visual processing, information processing, memory and executive functions. For detailed descriptions of this course and faculty information, click here.

7:30am – 9:00am Registration
8:30am – 10:30am

Overview/Education

10:30am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – Noon Process Training
Noon – 1:30pm Lunch On Your Own
1:30pm – 2:30pm Strategy Training
2:30pm – 3:00pm Break
3:00pm – 4:00pm Functional Activities Training
 
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2011.
CONFERENCE PLENARY SESSIONS
8:00am – 5:00pm Registration
9:15am – 9:30am Opening Remarks and Welcome
Ronald Savage, EdD and Harvey E. Jacobs, PhD
9:30am – 10:30am Brain Injury as a Chronic Disease Process 
Brent Masel, MD
10:30am – 11:30am Human Relationships and Lifelong Living
David Seaton
11:30am – 1:00pm Lunch On Your Own
1:00pm – 2:00pm Post-traumatic Sensory Disorders: An Essential Primer for Clinicians
Nathan Zasler, MD
2:00pm – 3:00pm Veterans and Department of Defense Issues 
James Kelly, MD
3:00pm – 3:30pm NABIS Awards
3:30pm – 3:45pm Break
3:45pm – 4:45pm Speakers TBD
4:45pm – 5:15pm Haynes Fellowship Recipient
5:15pm – 6:00pm Break
6:00pm – 7:30pm Gala Reception
 
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2011. 
CONCURRENT SESSIONS
7:30am - 6:00pm Registration
7:30am - 8:30am Poster Viewing Session A

TRACK 1TRACK 2TRACK 3TRACK 4
8:30am – 9:20am Neurobehavioral/ Neuropsychiatric TBI Sequelae 
Thomas McAllister, MD
Gregory J. O'Shanick, MD
Jonathan Silver, MD
Peer Review Session Tele-Education Strategies
Russell Spearman, MEd
ACBIS Training Session #1
9:30am – 10:20am

The Importance of Screening for TBI in Populations at Risk
Wayne Gordon, PhD

Peer Review Session ACBIS Training Session #2
10:20am – 10:50am Break
10:50am – 11:40am Web Based Mayo Portland 
James Malec, PhD
Tom Murphy
Bio-Mechanics Presentation
Mariusz Ziejewski, PhD

Aging and ABI
Richard P. Bonfiglio, MD
Michael Davis, CBIST

Peer Review Session
11:40am – 1:00pm Lunch On Your Own
1:00pm – 1:50pm Concussion
Michael (Micky) Collins, PhD
Peer Review Session

Family Issues Panel
Janet Williams, PhD - Moderator
Michael Davis, CBIST
Marilyn Spivack

Roberta DePompei, PhD

ACBIS Training Session #3
2:00pm – 2:50pm Peer Review Session Differentiating PTSD from TBI
Nadia Webb, PhD
ACBIS Training Session #4
2:50pm – 3:20pm Break
3:20pm – 4:10pm The Future of Brain Injury Rehab in the New
World Order

Gary Ulicny, PhD
Peer Review Session Nuts and Bolts of Lifelong Living 
Al Condeluci, PhD
David Seaton
Robert Hogan, MD
Janet Williams, PhD
Pediatric Panel
Sharon Grandinetti, MS-Moderator
Roberta DePompei, PhD
Additional speakers TBD
4:20pm – 5:10pm Neurosurgical Perspectives of TBI
Mark Eastman, MD
Peer Review Session
5:10pm – 5:30pm Break
5:30pm – 6:30pm Candle Light Sessions
Interact with the faculty in an informal setting
 
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2011. 
CONCURRENT SESSIONS
7:30am – 6:00pm Poster Viewing Session B

TRACK 1TRACK 2TRACK 3TRACK 4
7:30am - 8:30am Poster Session Review
8:30am – 9:20am           Blast Injury Institute            

James Kelly, MD
Wayne Gordon, MD
Don Niddiffer, PhD
Debra Braunling-McMorrow, PhD
James Petrick, PhD
Tina Trudel, PhD
Mariusz Ziejewski, PhD
Current Returns on Social Capital and Valorization
Al Condeluci, PhD
Cooperative Approach
to Counseling Individuals
with Communication 
Impairments

Nicholas Cioe, PhD
Jennifer Ramirez
Peer Review Session
9:30am – 10:20am Peer Review Session Pain Disorders in Persons 
with TBI: What Every
Clinician Should Know

Nathan Zasler, MD
ACBIS Training Session #5
10:20am – 10:40am Break
10:40am – 11:30am           Blast Injury Institute           
(cont.)
Peer Review Session About Behavior 
Harvey Jacobs, PhD
ACBIS Training Session #6

MAIN CONFERENCE ENDS / LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
 
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2011.
Post-Conference Workshops
12:30pm – 5:00pm   Mayo-Portland Inventory Workshop 
James Malec, PhD 
Debra Braunling-McMorrow, PhD
Tom Murphy
mTBI Workshop
Barry Willer, PhD - Moderator
ACBIS Training Session #7

 

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