7th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference Set to Take Place Next Month in Washington, DC
April 13, 2017 - Minneapolis, MN - The 7th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference will be taking place on May 24-25, 2017 in Washington, DC. This conference will once again be uniting researchers and clinicians working on the latest cutting-edge developments in the traumatic brain injury space. For more information, visit: http://tbiconference.com/home/brochure. The 7th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference will provide a unique platform for a variety of stakeholders to present original research and analysis aimed at providing a full picture of the progress being made towards better diagnosis, treatment and long-term care for TBI survivors. This conference unites researchers and clinicians from industry, academia, the military and government to present ground-breaking research in a variety of areas related to traumatic brain injury.
To register for the event, visit: https://www.regonline.com/rEventID=1945909.
Focus areas of the 2017 conference include:
♦ Current Clinical Management of TBI
♦ Advances and Opportunities for TBI Biomarkers
♦ Recovery, Regeneration and Plasticity
♦ TBI Therapeutic Preclinical/Clinical Candidates
♦ Neuroimaging Research and Practice
♦ Outcomes Research
♦ Large-scale Observational Studies of TBI
♦ Emerging Tools for Diagnosis/Assessment of TBIs
♦ Preclinical/Clinical Development Models/Designs
Featured Speakers Include:
Michael Chopp, Ph.D., Vice Chairman, Department of Neurology and Scientific Director of Neuroscience Institute, Zoltan J. Kovacs Chair in Neuroscience Research, Henry Ford Health System, Distinguished Professor, Physics, Oakland University
Jordan Grafman, Ph.D., Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehab., Neurology, Cognitive Neurology & Alzheimer’s Ctr., Dept. of Psychiatry, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Dallas Hack, MD, Chief Strategy Officer, Cohen Veterans Bioscience
Grant L. Iverson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Director, Neuropsychology Outcome Assessment Laboratory, Center for Health and Rehabilitation Research, Spaulding Rehabilitation Network, Director, MassGeneral Hospital for Children Sports Concussion Program
Pat Kochanek, MD, FCCM, Professor & Vice Chairman, Dept. of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Linda Papa, MD, CM, MSc, CCFP, FRCPC, FACEP, Director of Academic Clinical Research, Attending Emergency Physician, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Professor, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Associate Professor, Florida State University College of Medicine, Adjunct Professor, University of Florida College of Medicine, Adjunct Professor, McGill University
The agenda for this year’s conference will include expert presentations, poster sessions, panel discussions and networking opportunities. To view the agenda, visit: http://tbiconference.com/home/2017agenda.
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