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Category: UKABIF EVENT UKABIF’s 9th Annual Conference 2017 >>>> Navigating the future for brain injury survivors: health, rehabilitation and beyond <<<<

November 13, 2017

The Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole St
London, W1G 0AE


9.00 - 10.00 Registration, Coffee and Exhibition

10.00 Welcome from the Chair – Professor Mike Barnes

10.15 – 11.00 Cognitive enhancers and functional MRI in traumatic brain injury
Emmanuel A Stamatakis PhD
Division of Anaesthesia, University Of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital Cambridge

11.00 - 11.45 Using Technology to Monitor Rehabilitation
Professor Helen Dawes.
Elizabeth Casson, Trust Chair, Deputy Director, Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Health Research (OxINAHR)
Movement Science Group, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University
Associate Research Fellow, Department of Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford
Honorary Professor, Cardiff University

11.45 – 12.15 Coffee and Exhibition

12.15 – 1.00 Neuroplasticity in Neurorehabilitation: The use of Virtual Reality as an example of translational medicine
Dr Michael Grey, Reader in Rehabilitation Neuroscience, University of East Anglia

1.00   – 2.00 Lunch and Exhibition

2.00 – 2.30 UKABIF Film Awards 2017

2.30 - 3.15 Transitions of care following acute hospitalization for traumatic brain injury (TBI)
Dr. Nada Andelic, Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo

3.15 – 3.45 Tea and Exhibition

3.45 – 4.15 Moral issues arising when operating in a best interests framework and denial of rehabilitation and care
Yogi Amin -Partner, Public Law and Human Rights. Irwin Mitchell

4.15 – 4.45 UKABIF Awards with Guest Speaker Chris Bryant, MP who will present the Awards and discuss the All Party Parliamentary Group for Acquired Brain Injury


NHS/Public Sector £95

Member 195

Non Member 245

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Kemp House
152-160 City Road

Via Email: info@ukabif.org.uk

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For information about sponsorship and exhibition opportunities please contact Chloe Hayward on 0345 6080788 or info@ukabif.org.uk




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