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Annual Conference Content for Brain Injury

image: ACRM Annual Conference Program At-A-Glance buttonIn addition to the many cross-cutting symposia, featured plenaries, and lectures relevant to multiple diagnostics and practice areas, the ACRM 91st Annual Conference offers a full track of NONSTOP educational content for BRAIN INJURY.

2-Day Cognitive Rehabilitation Training
Instructional Courses for Brain Injury
Core Conference Symposia for Brain Injury
BI-ISIG Meetings
See RED Brain Injury Content in the Program At-A-Glance >>>

 

ACRM 91st Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research
7 — 11 October 2014
InterContinental, Toronto Centre and the Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada

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IN-DEPTH INSTRUCTIONAL COURSES

Choose between 23 half-day courses and dig deep into special interest areas. CME/CEU credits included in your choice of 11 disciplines. The more you attend, the more you save! Perfect also for busy, local professionals, patients, and caregivers who need to know about the latest rehabilitation research informing clinical practice, but cannot attend the full conference.

FOUR INSTRUCTIONAL COURSES FOR BRAIN INJURY

WEDNESDAY // 8 OCTOBER

SATURDAY // 11 OCTOBER

SEE Descriptions for All 23 Instructional Courses

Pre-Conference courses at-a-glance

CORE CONFERENCE SYMPOSIA FOR BRAIN INJURY

With a strong interdisciplinary focus, the 91st Annual Conference Program offers more than 100 symposia in 7 tracks, plus dozens of cross-cutting symposia relevant to multiple diagnoses. It’s the ONE conference for the WHOLE rehabilitation TEAM.

THURSDAY // 9 OCTOBER

FRIDAY // 10 OCTOBER

SATURDAY // 11 OCTOBER

See Descriptions of All Symposia

ACRM COMMUNITIES MEETINGS

ACRM supports 13 interdisciplinary communities of rehabilitation professionals focused on a specific diagnostic or practice area. These groups are the lifeblood of ACRM and provide members opportunities for collaboration, recognition, publishing, networking, and much more. Many of these groups will meet during the annual conference and welcome new members.

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ACRM Membership Meeting

FRI // 10 October, 5:45 PM – 6:30 PM
New to ACRM? The annual Membership Meeting is a great opportunity to learn more about the important work of ACRM, meet the leadership, and discover ways your participation can make an impact. All attendees are encouraged to attend.

 

BI-ISIG MEETINGS

What better time to connect with colleagues who share your interests than during the annual conference! The Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG) invites your participation. Please note that due to the current stage of existing projects, some task force meetings are closed to new members.

WED // 8 October

  • BI-ISIG: DOC Task Force Meeting: ACRM/AAN NIDRR Model Systems, Evidence-Based Guidelines Group (by invitation): 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

THU // 9 October

  • BI-ISIG Annual Summit: 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
  • BI-ISIG: Cognitive Rehabilitation Task Force Meeting: 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

FRI // 10 October

  • BI-ISIG: Prognosis after TBI Task Force Meeting: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
  • BI-ISIG: Pediatric Adolescent Task Force Meeting: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
  • BI-ISIG: DOC Task Force General Meeting: 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
  • BI-ISIG Girls and Women With ABI Task Force Meeting: 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
  • BI-ISIG: Disorders of Consciousness Task Force: Minimal Competency Guidelines for Rehabilitation of DOC Work Group Meeting (by invitation): 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
  • BI-ISIG Long-Term Issues Task Force Meeting: 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

SAT // 11 October

  • BI-ISIG: DOC Task Force Acute Confusion Case Definition Working Meeting (by invitation): 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM
  • BI-ISIG Task Force Chairs Meeting (by invitation): 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

Learn more about the BI-ISIG