Semi Annual Conference 2016 April 5/6 Victoria

Please donate to sponsor survivors and caregivers to attend the conference. Survivors and caregivers have minimal financial resources to attend so your donation of $100 or $200 will be appreciated. The conference will touch on disabilities associated with brain injury such as cognitive, emotional, behavioural, depression, impulsivity and suicide and other disabilities related to mental […]

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Annual Brain Injury Canada Conference 2015 Sept 30 -Oct 2 Montreal

The Brain Injury of Canada’s Annual Conference is the premium brain injury event of the year for survivors, caregivers, researchers and practitioners. 2015 conference speakers include Marc Garneau and Jonathan Goodman. Registration is now open below. • Date: September 30, October 1 and 2, 2015 • Location: Omni Hotel Montréal, Québec About the Brain Injury […]

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Semi Annual Brain Injury Conference 2015

  CONFERENCE LOCATION/DATES Date: April 14-15, 2015 Location: Halifax – Dartmouth, NS Region Hotel: Holiday Inn Halifax Harbourview & Conference Centre. Please reserve the dates. Learn more about our Key Speakers (PDF)   CONFERENCE REGISTRATION   Registration Information and Fees Early Bird, Before February 27, 2015 • Professionals & Health Care Providers: $325 • Survivors: […]

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Paediatric Brain Injury Conference – July 9-11, 2013 – Park Hyatt Hotel – Toronto

Paediatric Brain Injury Conference July 9-11, 2013 Toronto, Ontario Canada Susy O’Neill Administrative Assistant for Dr. Steven Miller Head of the Division of Neurology The Hospital for Sick Children 555 University Ave Toronto, ON M5G 1X8 Phone: 416-813-6659 Fax: 416-813-6334 Registration Open – Early Bird Deadline March 1, 2013 Learn more about the Paediatric Brain […]

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Visual Processing Impairment in Adult Acquired Brain Injury Part 1

Centennial Centre for Mental Health and Brain Injury,Ponoka, Alberta, June 1 & 2, 2013 Course Description This intensive workshop provides therapists with the skills to effectively evaluate and treat visual perceptual dysfunction in adult patients following stroke and head trauma. The course addresses: visual neglect and inattention, oculomotor dysfunction, visual field deficits, reduced visual acuity, […]

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Auto Crashes: The Challenges of Rehabilitation Under the SABS

Time: 8:30am – 12:20pm Location: The Holiday Inn, Sudbury Tue Oct 30, 2012 This conference will provide attendees with useful strategies for working on behalf of brain injured patients. It will provide the opportunity for you to share your experiences with your peers and have your questions answered by acknowledged experts. Who Should Attend: Social […]

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Dr. Norman Doidge's Conference: November 1 and 2, 2012

Neuroplasticity and the Brain- 2 day Conference featuring Dr. Norman Doidge and Ms. Barbara Arrowsmith Young Thursday, November 1st to Friday, November 2nd, 2012 9:00 am – 4:30 pm at Ontario Science Centre – 770 Don Mills Early Bird Special Fee: $200 includes lunch, registration materials and handouts Schedule – Brain Conference with Speakers. (Register […]

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Concussion Recovery: Rebuilding the Injured Brain Workshop

Have you had a concussion? Wondering what to do? We have walked in your shoes! Author of Concussion Recovery: Rebuilding the Injured Brain is offering workshops for those who have had an acquired brain injury, offering practical skills and tools for coping and rebuilding an injured brain. This workshop will address issues with Sleep, Memory, […]

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Head Injuries: The Diagnosis, The Law, The Case Manager

Head Injury Conference, Mississauga, Ontario September 25, 2012 Gain insight and clarity into the difficulties, diagnoses and symptoms associated with your brain-injured clients, to allow you to serve them better! Who Should Attend: Case Managers, Nurses, Social Workers, Insurance Adjusters, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Rehabilitation Therapists, Lawyers, Paralegals, HR Managers, Health & Safety Managers AGENDA: 10:00 […]

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Canadian Brain Injury and Violence Research Team is hosting the 2nd annual conference of Outcomes following Concussion in Hockey (OuCH!)

I am writing on behalf of the Canadian Brain Injury and Violence Research Team, headed by Dr. Michael Cusimano at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Our team is hosting the second annual conference of “Outcomes following Concussion in Hockey (OuCH!)” taking place on Sept 8. This year’s conference is building on the momentum as to […]

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Brain Injury Association of Niagara, 14th Biennial Conference

“Making the Invisible . . . more Visible” Location: Americana Conference Resort & Spa, 8444 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls Date: Thursday, October 18, 2012 Theme: Sports-Related Concussions and the broader spectrum of mTBI (MVA, assaults and falls) Keynote speakers: Dr. Charles Tator and Paul Rosen, Paralympic Gold Medalist Website Contact: Pat Dracup, Email Phone: 905 […]

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Neurobehavioural Issues following Mild to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury

Time: 7:45 am to 3:30 pm Location: Carlu, Toronto Wed Jun 13, 2012 Oatley Vigmond is a co-sponsor of the Sunnybrook Hospital conference “Neurobehavioural Issues following Mild to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury”. This one day conference is designed to increase awareness and understanding of mild and moderate TBI and provide an update on assessment and […]

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Call for Abstracts, the Toronto ABI Network Conference 2012

The planning committee of the Toronto ABI Network Conference 2012 is currently seeking submissions from a diverse representation of disciplines, organizations and experiences for concurrent podium presentations, rapid podium presentations and poster displays. All submitted abstracts will be vetted through a blind-review process and evaluated by professionals from across the brain injury community. Submissions by […]

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ThinkFirst Canada Bilingual Head Injury and Concussion Education Webinar

As part of ThinkFirst Canada’s mission to educate children, youth and the general public on head injury and concussion, free bilingual webinars are being offered to extend our education outreach and ensure that our target audience is learning about head injury and concussion in the most effective and dynamic way! Why Should You Participate in […]

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2012 BCIRPU Web Conference Series – Registration Opens!

BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit 2012 Web Conference Series Registration Welcome to the 2012 web conference series with the standard teleconference option available. The sessions take place on the third Thursday of the month at 10am Pacific time. Click on the links below for topic descriptions and speaker biographies. You may register for individual […]

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2011 BIAC Annual Conference Presentations

All of the presentations below are in PDF format. Empowering Family Members when there is a mild TBI, a personal perspective Alcohol and Injury in Atlantic Canada Executive Function deficit Reaching out to Canada’s Last Frontier – Brain Injury Prevention in Nunavut Improving Quality of Life for Canadians living with a Brain Condition Strategies for […]

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Invitation to Attend Hockey and Concussion Conference

I am writing on behalf of the Canadian Brain Injury and Violence Research Team, headed by Dr. Michael Cusimano at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Our team is presenting a conference titled “Outcomes following Concussion in Hockey (OuCH!)” taking place on Sept 17 (this Saturday). The goal of this conference is to address the increasing […]

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Workshop on Rehabilitation Following a Tramatic Brain Injury –– Social and Cultural Diversity

The University of Ottawa Faculty of Social Sciences | Sociology and Anthropology and The University of Ferrara Rehabilitation Department With the participation of the Embassy of Italy Workshop on Rehabilitation Following a Tramatic Brain Injury –– Social and Cultural Diversity Featuring the movie “Non ti scordar di te…” [Don’t You Forget… ], an Italian documentary […]

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2nd Annual Assistive Technology and Personal Skills Conference – Strategies For Success

Hello Colleagues, Partners & Friends, Please find below our brochure for the 2nd Annual Assistive Technology and Personal Skills Development Conference – Strategies For Success. This conference is expected to provide support and guidance to teachers, parents, psychologists, physicians, parents, social workers, counsellors, advocates, administration and professionals who are interested in learning how to implement […]

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The 22nd Pacific Coast Brain Injury Conference

February 15-17, 2012, Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, Vancouver, BC Canada Satellite Conferences held simultaneously in Victoria and Kamloops, BC After a successful and inspiring 2010 conference, the 22nd Conference will return February 15-17, 2012. The 2012 Conference will be held at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre in Vancouver, BC with Satellite Conferences in Victoria and […]

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Brain Injury Association of Prince Edward Island Community Information Session

Brain Injury Association of Prince Edward Island Community Information Session will focus on Information for parents, teacher, coaches and youth on symptom management mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and concussions. An opportunity for questions and dialogue will follow When: Wednesday, May 18, 2011 7:00 – 9:00 pm Where: Murchison Center 15 – 17 St. Pius […]

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Abstract Deadline Extended: Brain Injury in Children Conference

The SickKids Centre for Brain & Behaviour presents the 2nd Biennial Conference on Brain Injury in Children – July 12-14, 2011 – at the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, Canada. It is the only conference devoted exclusively to the full range of paediatric brain injury types, and it will provide a unique vehicle to develop multidisciplinary […]

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Victim Rights in Canada: Reaching for International Standards

Victim Rights in Canada: Reaching for International Standards, April 13: is a symposium at the University of Ottawa to seek ways to advance rights and services for crime victims. Criminal justice and victim service leaders will participate. To attend, please contact Simon Yared at syare035@uottawa.ca. See attachment for more information Droits des victimes au Canada […]

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2011 SharpBrains Summit: Retooling Brain Health for the 21st Century

The Brain Injury Association of Canada is pleased to announce that we have become a partner in the 2011 SharpBrains Summit: Retooling Brain Health for the 21st Century, March 30th – April 1st, a leading virtual, global conference devoted to innovation, research and best practices for lifelong brain health and performance. We encourage you to […]

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Tech Talk-Technological Supports for Brain Injury Challenges

Save These Dates: June 17, 2011 14th Annual Brain Injury Conference Tech Talk.. Technological Supports for Brain Injury Challenges www.braininjurylondon.on.ca Donna Thomson Executive Director Brain Injury Association of London & Region 560 Wellington Street, Lower Level London, ON N6A 3R4 Phone 519 642-4539 Fax 519 642-4124 email info@braininjurylondon.on.ca web www.braininjurylondon.on.ca Tech Talk-Technological Supports for Brain […]

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Seminar Invitation for New Program for Diagnosis of Brain Injury

Seminar Invitation: Learn The Latest About Diagnostic Imaging of Mild to Moderate Brain Injury New MRI Techniques and SPECT Together Structure meets Function for Better Diagnosis Southlake Regional Health Centre Recently innovations in scanning applications helps make MRI more sensitive than traditional methods for detecting small hemorrhages resulting from head trauma. While MRI examines the […]

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2011 SharpBrains Virtual Summit

The Neurological Health Charities Canada (NHCC) is a promotional partner for the 2011 SharpBrains Virtual Summit, taking place on-line from March 30-April 1. To learn more about this global summit, please visit: http://www.sharpbrains.com/summit/ If you’d like to register, please enter the NHCC members’ 15% discount code: sbs2011 Shannon MacDonald Director, Policy & Partnerships Neurological Health […]

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Chronic Pain Symptoms & the Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury- Is there a Link?

Save These Dates: April 29, 2011 Join us for this 1/2 Day Workshop Chronic Pain Symptoms & the Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury- Is there a Link? www.braininjurylondon.on.ca Donna Thomson Executive Director Brain Injury Association of London & Region 560 Wellington Street, Lower Level London, ON N6A 3R4 Phone 519 642-4539 Fax 519 642-4124 email […]

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, Current Directions in Diagnosis and Treatment

Target Audience This conference will be of interest to ABI Rehabilitation Professionals, Psychologists, Physicians, Program Planners, Insurance and Legal Representatives and Advocates. Attendance Certificates Conference attendance certificates will be placed in your delegate kit. Delegates are encouraged to review self-assessment guidelines issued by their professional college/association for continuing education credits or contact their professional college […]

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Retooling Brain health for the 21st Century

My name is Jamie Wilson – I’m Platform Director at SharpBrains. We are currently organizing our 2nd Virtual Summit “Retooling Brain health for the 21st Century” (30th March-1st April): http://www.sharpbrains.com/summit/. As you will see from the speakers and organizations involved, these are high caliber, leaders in their field. We have developed partnerships with a broad […]

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Conference: Challenges and Controversies in Research

February 4, 2011, Park Hyatt Toronto This conference will focus on the challenges and controversies surrounding research that is being conducted on Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI). It is the third in a series of leading-edge and interactive conferences that explore the management of this complex condition. Contact Conferences at 416-597-3422 x.3693 or conferences@torontorehab.on.ca. For […]

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Balance, Mobility and Fitness: Accelerating Research Into Clinical Practice

Less than two weeks left to register. Click here to register now! This one-day conference will explore current research in the areas of balance, fitness and mobility that is relevant to the assessment and management of clinical populations. When: January 28, 2011 Where: Westin Harbour Castle, 1 Harbour Square, Toronto, Ontario

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Brain Injury Family Intervention in the Atlantic Canada!

In collaboration with Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital (Toronto) and Virginia Commonwealth University, IWK Health Centre is pleased to host a 2-day workshop for professionals on Brain Injury Family Intervention (BIFI/BIFI-A): An Evidence-Based Approach. This workshop will focus on clinical intervention skills for professionals who work with youth and adults who have sustained an acquired […]

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Annual Paediatric Update 2011

A conference for paediatricians, family pracitioners, physician trainees, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and allied health professionals. Registration is now open! Register here! Clinical & Metabolic Genetics Specialty Day – Over 25 workshop sessions – Saturday Quick Hits Two pre-conference courses: Paediatric Emergency Medicine Course (APLS) Neonatal and Young Infant Skills Workshop When: Wednesday, April 27 […]

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SickKids Centre for Brain & Behaviour 2nd Biennial Conference, Brain Injury in Children

July 12 – 14, 2011 – Toronto, Canada We are on the frontier of understanding the pathogenesis, cognitive and psychological effects of brain injury in children, as well as the best modes of prevention and neuroprotection. To advance this agenda, we’re assembling 36 world-class experts for three days of industry-defining discussion and debate. Through a […]

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BIAC 2010 Conference Presentations

All presentations are in PDF format. A day in the life of a family after a TBI, Jeannette Holman Price Best Programs To Foster Community Participation After ABI, Richard Volpe CAMMRI Preliminary Results, Ana Gollega Cornerstone Clubhouse DCoE Overview and Accomplishments, Lolita O’Donnell Energy Psychology, Dean Hugie Extraordinary Mourning, Janelle Biagioni Falling Between the Cracks, […]

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The Second European Symposium on Symptom Validity Assessment will take place in London on May 20-21 2011

Final Program. (pdf) We are now calling for posters (pdf). Dr. Thomas Merten is awaiting your ideas. The registration process has just been started. We would be pleased if you can spread this information among your workgroups and colleagues. Thank you! Best regards and happy seeing you in London, Stuart Anderson, Herbert König & Gerhard […]

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Scientific Update on Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI) and Postconcussion Syndrome (PCS): New Evidence for Diagnosis and Management

The International Academy of Applied Neuropsychology is pleased to announce a one day CE workshop “Scientific Update on Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI) and Postconcussion Syndrome (PCS): New Evidence for Diagnosis and Management” to be held in London on Friday 07th April 2011 Michael McCrea, who will present the workshop, will highlight the question “what […]

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World Congress of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities

From July 9-14 of 2012, the 14th World Congress of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities (IASSID) will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The 2012 IASSID World Congress, whose theme is “A World of Potential,” will bring approximately 1,500 delegates from around the world to Halifax. The conference will consist […]

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Current Issues in Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment Conference

Registration is now open! The Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence (SA/DV) Treatment Centres and the Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect (SCAN) Program, SickKids invite you to attend this 3-day conference designed for an interdisciplinary audience including health care practitioners, social workers, child welfare workers, police, legal & mental health professionals. When: Wednesday, November 17 […]

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NEADS Conference 2010

The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is pleased to announce our 2010 national conference, ‘Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow’. It will take place in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the Delta Hotel from November 12-14. The conference will focus on solutions to drive change in accessible education and employment for students with disabilities. This year’s event […]

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Pacific Coast Brain Injury Conference

November 17-19, 2010, Vancouver, BC with satellite conferences in Prince George and Victoria Pacific Coast Brain Injury Conference Kaitlin Beca Society Management Coordinator Pacific Coast Brain Injury Conference Society c/o Sea to Sky Meeting Management Inc. 206, 201 Bewicke Ave. North Vancouver, BC V7M 3M7 Ph: 604-984-6448 Fax: 604-984-6434 Email: info@pcbic.org Join our PCBIC 2010 […]

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Alaska TBI Conference, July 28 – 30, 2010

The Alaska Brain Injury Network and the North American Brain Injury Society are jointly sponsoring a three day conference in Anchorage, AK at the end of July. Eighteen nationally recognized speakers will join 20 other presenters for this most unique conference. Additional details can be found at: www.nabis.org. Alaska Brain Injury Network and North American […]

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US National Experts coming to Denver to Build Bridges at the National Brain Injury Employment Conference

The 4th annual National Brain Injury Employment Conference is a unique forum that brings together all the stakeholders in the brain injury and employment fields. Register today for an interactive and inspirational two days of learning and networking. This conference is your opportunity to build bridges to organizations from around the country, hear nationally recognized […]

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Call for Abstracts 2011 Alberta Brain Injury Conference

Hello Everyone, On behalf of the Alberta Brain Injury Conference Steering Committee, I would like to extend an invitation to submit an abstract(s) for the ABIC 2011 conference on brain injury, to be held on March 17th to 19th in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Once again the conference will offer three streams with an overall unique […]

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Workshop with Glenn Larrabee in London, England: Performance Validity and Test Validity in Neuropsychological Assessment

UK Workshop Announcement: The International Academy of Applied Neuropsychology is pleased to announce a one day CE workshop Performance Validity and Test Validity in Neuropsychological Assessment to be held in London on Friday 10th September 2010. The workshop, presented by Glenn Larrabee, author of Assessment of Malingered Neurocognitive Deficits will focus on the issue of […]

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Comox Valley Head Injury Society’s 17th Annual G & B Johnson Brain Injury Conference

Brain Injury: It’s In Your Community CVHIS Call for Abstracts for the 17th Annual G & B Johnson Brain Injury Conference on June 17th and 18th 2010 at the Best Western in Courtenay, BC. The conference will focus on providing support for survivors, caregivers and family members as they deal with common struggles faced post […]

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Reserve your space today at the most important brain injury event ever held in the United States!

The International Brain Injury Association (IBIA) will hold its 8th World Congress March 10 – 14, 2010 in Washington, DC. IBIA brings together the largest group of international professionals working in the field of brain injury to learn, share experiences and socialize, as well as recognize outstanding contributions to the field of brain injury care. […]

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Challenges and Controversies in Treatment Conference

This conference will focus on the challenges and controversies surrounding the treatment of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI). It is the second in a series of leading-edge and interactive conferences that explore the management of this complex condition. Health, insurance and legal professionals who work with mild traumatic brain-injured clients are encouraged to attend this […]

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The International Brain Injury Association (IBIA) will hold its 8th World Congress March 10 – 14, 2010 in Washington, DC

IBIA brings together the largest group of international professionals working in the field of brain injury to learn, share experiences and socialize, as well as recognize outstanding contributions to the field of brain injury care. Delegates are comprised of physicians, psychologists and neuropsychologists, therapists, social workers, nurses, case managers, legal professionals, advocates and all others […]

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Halifax Chapter Annual General Meeting

Time: 2:00 pm Date: Sunday January 17, 2010 Place: Room 1613 – Veterans Memorial Building Brain Injury Association of Nova Scotia Room 13-009/010 13th Floor, Victoria Building, VG Site, QEII Phone: (902) 473-7301 Fax: (902) 473-7302 Mail: PO Box 8804, Halifax, NS B3K 5M4 Website: www3.ns.sympatico.ca/bians1 A Helping Hand to a New Beginning

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2010 BIAC Conference Call for Abstracts

ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION OF CANADA AND BRAIN TRUST OF SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH – Call for Abstracts Date: September 30, October 1, 2, 2010 Location: Regina, Saskatchewan Venue: Regina Inn Hotel and Conference Centre, 1975 Broad St. Regina Opening Date: November 30, 2009 Closing Date: January 21, 2010 Call for Abstracts (pdf-583kb) National […]

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Call for Abstracts – 7th Satellite Symposium on Neuropsychological Rehabilitation in Krakow, Poland, July 5-6, 2010

The “Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Special Interest Group” of the World Federation for NeuroRehabilitation (WFNR) is asking to visit “The 7th Satellite Symposium on Neuropsychological Rehabilitation”. This conference will be held in Krakow, Poland, on 5th-6th July 2010, immediately following the International Neuropsychological Society Mid-Year Meeting, being also held in Krakow (www.the-ins.org). Prof. Barbara Wilson (UK, convenor) […]

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Congrès québécois de la réadaption

Le 8e Congrès québécois de réadaptation aura lieu les 29 et 30 octobre 2009 à l’Hôtel des Seigneurs à Saint-Hyacinthe ! En résumé, c’est : · 5 conférences-plénières · 75 ateliers-conférences · 34 présentations par affiches · Plus de 35 kiosques d’exposants · Près de 600 participants ! pour prendre connaissance du programme au complet […]

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