Topics to be Covered

EDUCATIONAL FOCUS

An internationally recognized faculty will present on a broad range of brain injury topics relating to the development of effective treatment interventions and restoring persons with brain injury to optimal levels of functioning. 

ABI2020 will focus on the latest scientific and clinical advances in the field of brain injury rehabilitation and long-term care.  Emphasis will be placed on a multidisciplinary approach in the management of patients with brain injury from acute care through to community re-entry and beyond. 

Topics to be covered include:

  • TBI neurocritical care
  • TBI cellular and imaging biomarkers
  • Pathobiology, plasticity and opportunistic therapeutics
  • Mild TBI in civilians, military and sports
  • Severe TBI and management guidelines for disorders of consciousness
  • Pediatric acquired brain injury
  • Systems of care for both adult and pediatric brain injury across the lifespan
  • Neurorehabilitation current best practices of cognitive, visual, vestibular, motor-sensory impairments
  • Aging issues and TBI as a chronic disease
  • Neuromodulation and applied functional technology
  • Neuroethical issues faced in clinical practice
  • Complimentary and integrative best practices
  • Community integration and resource facilitation

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