Mid-Year Meeting 2017
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ATTEND! It's FREE* for Members!
This small, intimate meeting is where the real work gets done and professional networks and collaborations develop. The atmosphere is casual and welcoming, yet focused on the important work of ACRM's ISIG and networking groups. It's the perfect time to meet ACRM colleagues face-to-face and help advance the mission of ACRM to IMPROVE LIVES.
*Registration is free, but required — please REGISTER so we can plan for you.
If you're new to ACRM, the Mid-Year Meeting offers a great opportunity to get involved with an interdisciplinary special interest group (ISIG) or networking group. Check out their task forces to identify the groups best aligned with your interests and expertise and plan to attend.
SAVE THE DATES
27 – 29 April 2017: Mid-Year Meeting
26 – 27 April 2017: Cognitive Rehabilitation Training
28 April 2017: Knowledge Translation Workshop in Stroke Rehabilitation
WHERE: Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, Georgia USA 30303
ATTIRE: Business casual
ACRM COMMUNITY GROUP MEETINGS & CE WORKSHOPS
Membership in all ACRM interdisciplinary special interest groups (ISIGs) and networking groups and opportunities to participate in their task forces are valuable ACRM member benefits. Choose the groups best aligned with your interests and expertise and get involved with opportunities for leadership, collaboration, and networking to:
- Build your CV
- Connect with potential research collaborators, funders and employers
- Check off requirements of tenure
- Advance the field of rehabilitation research to IMPROVE LIVES
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
Most community group meetings scheduled during the Mid-Year Meeting are open to all and welcome new members. A few meetings of community groups in advanced stages of their projects and task-specific committees may be closed to new participants and are noted as "by invitation" meetings.
This year, add a continuing education activity to your Mid-Year Meeting schedule and earn up to 12.5 hours of CME/CEUs. Choose the two-day Cognitive Rehabilitation Training or a one-day Knowledge Translation Workshop for Stroke Rehabilitation. Registration fees required.
WED & THU, 26 & 27 APR 2017
Cognitive Rehabilitation Training
This TWO-day, introductory training is based on the ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual: Translating Evidence-Based Recommendations into Practice and teaches evidence-based interventions for impairments of executive functions, memory, attention, hemispatial neglect, and social communication. Printed manual included ($150 value). Registration required. Learn More & Register >>
THU 27 APR 2017
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: BI-ISIG Community-Based Treatment Task Force Meeting
4:45 PM – 5:45 PM: Complementary, Integrative Rehabilitation Medicine Group (CIRMG) Business Meeting
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: BI-ISIG Executive Committee Meeting (by invitation)
7:15 PM – 9:15 PM: Stroke-ISIG Executive Committee Meeting (by invitation)
FRI 28 APR 2017
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM: CE WORKSHOP
Moving Research Evidence into Stroke Rehabilitation Practice: Interprofessional Workshop on Knowledge Translation
Clinicians working in stroke rehabilitation are invited to participate in a full-day knowledge translation workshop led by Anita Menon, PhD, OT(c), erg. This hands-on workshop is designed for front-line clinicians who want to learn methods for designing effective, evidence-based interventions in stroke rehabilitation. Registration required.
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM: BI-ISIG Executive & Task Force Chairs Meeting (by invitation)
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM: CIRMG Evidence-Based Task Force Meeting
7:30 AM – 11:30 AM: BI-ISIG Disorders of Consciousness Task Force: Confusion Cast Definition Workgroup (by invitation)
8:45 AM – 10:00 AM: BI-ISIG Business Meeting
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Measurement Networking Group ACTF Traumatic Brain Injury Group
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Early Career Networking Group Informational/Networking Meeting
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM: ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual - Second Edition Faculty Meeting (by invitation)
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM: BI-ISIG Girls & Women with ABI Task Force Meeting
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Neurodegenerative Diseases Networking Group Meeting
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Neurodegenerative Diseases Networking Group Mentoring Program Planning Meeting (by invitation)
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM: BI-ISIG Cognitive Rehabilitation Task Force Meeting
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Measurement Networking Group Business Meeting
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM: Technology Networking Group Membership Meeting
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: International Networking Group Business Meeting
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: SCI-ISIG Business Meeting with Special Presentation by Dr. Kevin McCully:
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM: BI-ISIG Community-Based Treatment Task Force Meeting
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: BI-ISIG Cognitive Rehabilitation Systematic Review (by invitation)
SAT 29 APR 2017
7:30 AM – 11:30 AM: BI-ISIG Pediatric & Adolescent Task Force Meeting (by invitation)
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Program Committee Meeting (by invitation)
*All groups need a representative for this meeting as the placement of symposia will be scheduled within each track. Please RSVP to Maegan Criscione.
Moving research evidence into stroke rehabilitation practice: Interprofessional workshop on knowledge translation
FRI 28 APR // 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
On Friday, 28 April during the ACRM Mid-Year Meeting in Atlanta, clinicians working in stroke rehabilitation are invited to participate in a full-day knowledge translation workshop led by Anita Menon, PhD, OT(c), erg.
This hands-on workshop is designed for front-line clinicians who want to learn methods for designing effective, evidence-based interventions in stroke rehabilitation.
LEARN MORE & REGISTER >>
as low as $159
CONVENIENCE & SAVINGS at the HEADQUARTERS HOTEL
255 Courtland St NE
Atlanta, Georgia USA 30303
This high-rise convention hotel in downtown Atlanta is a 12-minute walk from The World of Coca-Cola and a 14-minute walk from Georgia Aquarium.
Enjoy the savings and convenience of staying at the headquarters hotel.
SPECIAL ACRM-ONLY RATES
- $189 / night (single/double) plus tax
- Government Rate: $138 / night (single/double) plus tax
Or book by phone at +1.800.445.8667
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All ACRM members are welcome and encouraged to attend the Mid-Year Meeting. If you are new to ACRM, this is a perfect opportunity to connect with fellow members who share your interests, learn more about the work of ACRM and plug-in to the projects and activities that best support your career advancement goals.
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COGNITIVE REHABILITATION TRAINING
26 – 27 April 2017
Preceding the ACRM Mid-Year Meeting
Based on the ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual: Translating Evidence-Based Recommendations into Practice, this introductory training teaches evidence-based interventions for impairments of executive functions, memory, attention, hemispatial neglect, and social communication.
The two-day workshop, led by authors of the Manual, provides an extraordinary opportunity to learn evidence-based cognitive rehabilitation strategies from leading researchers and clinicians in the field. Learn More >>>
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*Although significant changes are not anticipated, all schedules and presenters posted on this website are subject to change.