North West Acquired Brain Injury Forum Meetings
Scheduled Meetings and Events
Next NoWABIF meeting
September 26, 2018
Exchange Chambers, Manchester
Theme – Disability & Accommodation
2pm Welcome from the Chair – Mr Bill Braithwaite QC Head of Exchange Chambers
2.10pm – 2.30pm Paul Brown Secretary of the United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum – Update on the All Party Parliamentary Group for Acquired Brain Injury
2.30pm – 3.30pm Bill Braithwaite QC & Gerard Martin QC – Roberts v Johnstone legal discussion/workshop
3.30pm- 4.15pm Julie Jarman Principal – Living Standards Programme Equality and Human Rights Commission The disability housing crisis in the UK
If you are interested in attending this event please contact Chloe Hayward on info@UKABIF.org.uk as soon as possible.
If you would like to attend please contact: Sabrina.McCarron@cfglaw.co.uk
Next NoWABIF meeting
March 16, 2016 – 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm BASIC 554 Eccles New Road
Salford, M5 5AP
Speakers: Dr Ivan Pittman Clinical Neuropsychologist , BASIC clinicians & others soon to be confirmed.
(buffet lunch from 12.30pm)
Prestige Nursing have kindly offered to sponsor this meeting. http://www.prestige-nursing.co.uk/nursing-care-services/
We are delighted to announce that the next NoWABIF meeting will be hosted by Dr Ganesh Bavikatte Consultant & Clinical Lead in Rehabilitation Medicine at The Sid Watkins Buidling, The Walton Centre, Liverpool on Thursday 20th August 2015 from 1-4pm. Also Kate Allatt will present. Kate is CEO of a charity called Fighting Strokes www.fightingstrokes.org.
12.30 Registration, Lunch (sponsored by CFG Law) /Networking
1pm Welcome from Chair – Sabrina McCarron Co ordinator NoWABIF
1.05pm 1st speaker Dr Bavikatte
1.50pm 2nd speaker Dr Foy
2.35pm Coffee Break for 15 minutes….
2.50pm 3rd speaker Kate Allatt CEO of Fighting Strokes www.fightingstrokes.org
3.35pm Q&A to the panel speakers/any other business
4pm (ish) Close
If you would like to attend this meeting please contact Sabrina to confirm your place at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next NoWABIF meeting will be hosted by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust at Redford Court, Liverpool on Thursday 31st July 2014 from 1pm. Speakers will be confirmed very shortly.
If you would like to attend this meeting can you please kindly let me know so that I can confirm numbers with the host venue.
Please feel free to pass on details of this meeting to your colleagues.
The next NoWABIF meeting will take place on Thursday 5th December 2013 (2-4pm) at Irwin Mitchell LLP Manchester office.
The speakers are: Mr Bill Braithwaite QC, Dr Sophie Gosling & Dr Lois Shafit Hooper Clinical Psychologists (working in child neuro-psychology & rehabilitation) from Recolo Ltd, and Jonathan Betts Partner/Head of Serious Injury at Irwin Mitchell LLP.