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  • Friday, September 24, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC2: Concussion: A Vestibular and Ocular Focus for the Treating Clinician (Intermediate Level)

    Presenter: Elizabeth Jenson, DPT – Casa Colina Hospital

    Presenter: Twyla Evano, DPT, NCS – Empowered Physical Therapy, University of Southern California

    Presenter: Valerie Quan, OD, FAAO – Western University of Health Sciences, College of Optometry

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Athlete Development & Sports Rehabilitation

    Brain Injury

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC3: A Non Pharmacological Framework for Assessment and Treatment to Reduce Pain & Spasticity in the Neurological Adult & Pediatric Patient

    Presenter: Annie O'Connor, PT, OCS, Cert. MDT – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Presenter: Melissa Watson, MSPT, Cert. MDT – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Brain Injury

    Geriatric Rehabilitation

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC8: Culinary Coaching Instructional Course

    Presenter: Rani Polak, MD, MBA, Chef – Assistant Professor, Part Time, Harvard Medical School

    Lifestyle Medicine

    Athlete Development & Sports Rehabilitation

    Brain Injury

    Behavioral Health Sciences

    Cancer Rehabilitation

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC9: Integrating Patient Reported Outcomes (PRO) in Rehabilitation Clinical Practice

    Presenter: Kedar K. V. Mate, BSc (PT), MSc, PhD – McGill University Health Centre Research Institute / Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA

    Presenter: Zachary Boychuck, PhD, OT – McGill University, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy

    Presenter: Sara Ahmed, PhD, PT – McGill University

    Presenter: Jennifer Weaver, PhD, OTR/L, CBIS – Colorado State University

    Presenter: Namrata Grampurohit, PhD, OTR/L – Thomas Jefferson University

    Presenter: Ann Guernon, PhD,CCC-SLP – Lewis University

    Presenter: Kristen L. Maisano, OTD, OTR/L – St Catherine University

    Presenter: Piper Hansen, OTD, OTR/L, BCPR – UIC & Shirley Ryan Abilitylab

    Presenter: Julie L. Schwertfeger, PhD, DPT, MBA, CBIST – Rosalind Franklin University, Neuromodulation in Neurorehabilitation Lab; Dr. PH Theresa Pape, mentor

    Presenter: David S. Tulsky, PhD – University of Delaware

    Presenter: Susan J. Bartlett, PhD Clin Psychologist – McGill University

    Presenter: Pascaline Kengne Talla, DMD, MPH,PhD – McGill University

    Presenter: Emily Evans, PhD, PT – Brown University

    Presenter: Richard Gershon, PhD – Northwestern University

    Measurement

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 2:45 PM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC12: Post-Traumatic Headaches

    Presenter: SHERYL D. KATTA-CHARLES, MD – INDIANA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

    Presenter: Nathan D. Zasler, MD – Tree of Life Services, Inc.

    Presenter: Miriam Segal, MD – MossRehab, Albert Einstein Medical Center

    Presenter: Sara Etheredge, PT, DPT – Concussion Care Centre of Virginia and Tree of Life Services

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Complementary Integrative Rehabilitation Medicine

  • Saturday, September 25, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC23: Longitudinal Data Analysis and Practical Workshop Using R: Part I Introductory Topics

    Presenter: Allan J. Kozlowski, PhD, B.Sc. (PT) – Michigan State University

    Presenter: Keith Lohse, PhD, PStat – University of Utah

    Measurement

    Brain Injury

    Geriatric Rehabilitation

    Health Services Research

    Neurodegenerative Disease (e.g. MS, Parkinson’s disease)

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC36: Management of Vision Deficits Following Acquired Brain Injury

    Presenter: Cathy Stern, OD, FCVOD, FCSO, FNORA – Pappas Rehabilitation Hospital for Children

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC17: Introduction to Applying Integrative Cognitive Rehabilitation Psychotherapy to Brain Injury with Co-Occurring Issues

    Presenter: Mark Pedrotty, PhD – University of New Mexico - Health Sciences Center

    Brain Injury

    Behavioral Health Sciences

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC18: Disorder of Consciousness: The Implementation of Guideline Recommendations for Interdisciplinary Clinical Rehabilitation Practice: An Interactive Course

    Presenter: Brooke M. Murtaugh, OTD, OTR/L, CBIST – Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals

    Presenter: Amy M. Rosenbaum, Ph.D. – Park Terrace Care Center

    Presenter: Katherine O'Brien, PhD – TIRR Memorial Hermann

    Presenter: Craig DiTommaso, MD – Post Acute Medical / US Physiatry

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC26: Optimizing Pediatric NeuroRecovery: Benefits of Early Intervention and Activity-Based Therapy
  • 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC24: Longitudinal Data Analysis and Practical Workshop Using R: Part II Advanced Topics

    Presenter: Allan J. Kozlowski, PhD, B.Sc. (PT) – Michigan State University

    Presenter: Keith Lohse, PhD, PStat – University of Utah

    Measurement

    Brain Injury

    Geriatric Rehabilitation

    Health Services Research

    Neurodegenerative Disease (e.g. MS, Parkinson’s disease)

    Spinal Cord Injury

  • 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM ET
    IC31: Bench to Bedside: A Guide for Implementing Evidence Based Interventions into Practice at Organizational Level

    Presenter: Larissa P. Swan, MS, OTR/L – Central Vermont Medical Center, University of Vermont Health Network

    Presenter: Chris Carter, Psy.D., CBIST – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Massachusetts General Department of Psychiatry/Harvard Medical School

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Brain Injury

    Spinal Cord Injury

    Stroke

  • Sunday, September 26, 2021
  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC20: A Guide to Best-Practice Interdisciplinary Goal Setting in Clinical Practice

    Presenter: Penny Trayner, BSc (Hons), PGDip, DClinPsy, CPsychol, AFBPsS – Clinical Neuropsychology Services Ltd.

    Non-presenting author: Merryn Dowson, BSc (Hons), MBPsS – Clinical Neuropsychology Services Ltd.

    Non-presenting author: Andrew Bateman, PhD – University of Essex

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Brain Injury

    COVID-19

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC37: So You Want to be a TBI Expert Witness?

    Presenter: Nathan D. Zasler, MD – Tree of Life Services, Inc.

    Brain Injury

    Ethics

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC38: Interdisciplinary Care for Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Model for Differential Diagnosis and Management

    Presenter: Russell K. Gore, MD – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: Gregory S. Brown, Psy.D. – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: Tracey D. Wallace, MS, CCC-SLP – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: Amber Schwartz, MHS, OTR/L, CDRS – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: Julia Hurtado, PT, DPT, NCS – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: Cheryl L. Appleberry, MS, LAT, ATC, ITAT – Shepherd Center

    Presenter: April Hodge, PT, DPT, NCS – Shepherd Center

    Brain Injury

    Athlete Development & Sports Rehabilitation

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC40: Learn how Alexander Technique Interventions Can Complement and Enhance Rehabilitation Research and Interdisciplinary Clinical Practice

    Presenter: Monika Gross, BFA, M.AmSAT, M.ATI. RSME – The Poise Project

    Presenter: Rajal G. Cohen, Ph.D., M.AmSAT – University of Idaho

    Complementary Integrative Rehabilitation Medicine

    Athlete Development & Sports Rehabilitation

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC46: Functional Assessment and Prism Adaptation Treatment for Spatial Neglect after Stroke

    Presenter: Peii Chen, PhD – Kessler Foundatoin

    Presenter: Kimberly Hreha, EdD, OTR/L – University of Texas Medical Branch

    Stroke

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

  • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM ET
    IC47: Powering Forward: Wheelchair Setup and Skills for Power Wheelchair Users

    Presenter: Lynn A. Worobey, PhD, DPT, ATP – University of Pittsburgh

    Presenter: Carrie Callahan, MPT, ATP – Empower SCI

    Presenter: Rachel Hibbs, DPT, NCS, ATP – University of Pittsburgh

    Technology (e.g. robotics, assistive technology, mHealth)

    Brain Injury

    Clinical Practice (assessment, diagnosis, treatment, knowledge translation/EBP, implementation science, program development)

    Geriatric Rehabilitation

  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    Applications of Virtual Reality for Rehabilitation Among Veterans with Disabilities
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    Big Data Science to Investigate Sex-Specific Trajectories of Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications for Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    Developing Injury Mitigation Strategies using Knowledge Discovery
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    Measurement and Approaches to Understanding the Associations Between Post-Concussive and Posttraumatic Stress/Psychological Distress Symptomology
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    Pre-Driving Program and Telehealth: A Clinical Toolbox and Retrospective Case Study
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    The Consequences of Concussion on Visual Processing:: The Neurology affected causing Post Trauma Vision Syndrome (PTVS) and Visual Midline Shift Syndrome (VMSS)
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    The Evolution and Current Framework of Technology-Assisted Recovery
  • 2:10 PM – 3:25 PM ET
    YLVISAKER SYMPOSIUM: Functional Strategies for Assessing & Treating Executive Functions in the Classroom for Students with Brain Injury
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    A Collaborative Model of Care for Best Practice in Vision Rehabilitation After Brain Injury
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Assessment and Interventions Promoting Successful Transition From Hospital to Home After Stroke
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Attitudes Toward Integrative Health Practices Among Rehabilitation Professionals: A Research and Clinical Practice Survey
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Updates on Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Management
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Cognitive-Communication and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: The State of the Evidence
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    PEDIATRIC AWARD LECTURE: Pediatric Vestibular Impairments
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Return to Driving after Concussion
  • 3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET
    Viewing Postacute Neurorehabilitation Through the Lens of a Pandemic: Experience and Outcomes of Foundation to Advance Brain Rehabilitation Organizations
  • 5:40 PM – 7:00 PM ET
    PLENARY I: Driving the Future of Research – Linking Physical Activity to Health Outcomes for Persons Using a Wheelchair **Live Video Q&A at 6:40 PM ET**
  • Monday, September 27, 2021
  • 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM ET
    Publishing in High-Impact Journals: Open Access, Reporting Guidelines, Trial Registration, and More
  • 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM ET
    SHELDON BERROL MEMORIAL CHAUTAUQUA: The Time is Now: Making Brain Injury Rehabilitation Services Accessible to All **Live Video Chat at 12:45 PM ET**
  • 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM ET
    State of the Science: Dance and Neurorehabilitation
  • 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM ET
    Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG) Summit
  • 3:10 PM – 4:25 PM ET
    FEATURED SESSION: Mind-Body Medicine: The Central Park Jogger’s Healing to Wholeness **Live Video Chat at 4:00 PM ET**
  • 4:30 PM – 4:47 PM ET
    Quantifying the nature and extent of upper-limb associated reactions during walking in people with acquired brain injury
  • 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM ET
    Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group Summit with Task Force BREAKOUT
  • Tuesday, September 28, 2021
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    Implementing a caregiver assessment and plan of care in clinical care: challenges, facilitators, benefits, and results
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    Innovative Use of Evidence-Based Nordic Walking Poles for Improving Outcomes for Balance, Posture, Core Strength for Walking Tolerance, Gait Pattern and Seated/Standing Exercises for Veterans
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    Memory rehabilitation across neurological conditions
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM: Brain Mechanisms and Clinical Applications of Mindfulness Meditation for Neuroplasticity and Neurorehabilitation
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    TBICoE Progressive Return to Activity Following Concussion/mTBI in Service Members: 2021 Clinical Recommendation Update
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    The "Self" after Brain Injury: Evidence and implications
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    The implications of neck strength and function as risk factors in fall-related traumatic brain injuries
  • 11:10 AM – 12:25 PM ET
    Transition to Adulthood Following Brain Injury, Laying the Yellow Brick Road
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Developing Healthy Mentoring Relationships
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Effective Strategies in Inpatient TBI Rehabilitation: Dissemination Package
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Intervention to Change Attributions that are Negative: Can it Reduce Anger after Brain Injury?
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Lives Before and After Traumatic Brain Injury: Premorbid Predictors of Post-Injury Outcomes
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    New curricular resources for rehabilitation: collaborating with the Rehabilitation Measures Database
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Post-Concussion Readiness and Return to Play: An Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Approach
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Role of Body Worn Technology in Gait and Gait Related Mobility Assessment Following Pediatric and Adult Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM: Black Men Brain Health in the United States: From NFL Athlete to Old Age **Live Video Q&A at 1:20 PM ET**
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM: What Works for Those Who Want to Work? Addressing Employment Needs in Tandem with VA Healthcare **Live Video Q&A at 1:25 PM ET**
  • 12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET
    Using Soft Neurological Signs in All Rehab Settings
  • 4:00 PM – 4:17 PM ET
    Carbamazepine for Irritability and Aggression after Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study
  • 4:00 PM – 4:17 PM ET
    Deborah L. Wilkerson Early Career Award: A population-based sex-stratified study to understand how health status preceding traumatic brain injury affects functional outcome
  • 4:00 PM – 4:17 PM ET
    Prior Concussion History and Baseline Symptoms Outweigh Sex Differences for Risk Factors of New Concussion in a Sample of Colligate Athletes
  • 4:00 PM – 4:17 PM ET
    Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing a Telemedicine Brain Injury Coping Skills (BICS) group intervention to traditional in-person BICS for Brain Injury Patients and Caregivers.
  • 4:20 PM – 4:37 PM ET
    Assessing the Benefits and Risks of Amantadine for Irritability and Aggression after Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 4:20 PM – 4:37 PM ET
    Community-Based Physical Activity Interventions after Moderate to Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 4:20 PM – 4:37 PM ET
    Efficacy of Resource Facilitation on Health and Quality of Life for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 4:20 PM – 4:37 PM ET
    Reliability and Validity of a Virtual Reality-based Cognitive Assessment Tool (VR-CAT) for Children with TBI
  • 4:20 PM – 4:37 PM ET
    Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in Veterans: Risk, Survival and Costs
  • 4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET
    Comorbidity-related functional implications in traumatic brain injury: A systematic review
  • 4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET
    Economics of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Biomarkers
  • 4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET
    Feasibility and Satisfaction with a Surveillance Prototype for Traumatic Brain Injury.
  • 4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET
    Trajectories and Predictors of Anxiety Over a Ten-year Duration after Traumatic Brain Injury: A TBIMS Study
  • Wednesday, September 29, 2021
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    Cognitive Book Club - Integrating Cognitive Rehab into the Reading Process
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    Measurement ISIG Hot Topics: An introduction to the NINDS/NCMRR Rehabilitation Common Data Elements for Neurological Disorders (NeuroRehabCDEs)
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    Optimizing Outcomes: Care of Veterans and Service Members with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM: Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications for K-12 Students **Live Video Q&A at 1:25 PM ET**
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    The Interplay Between Cognition and Exercise in the Rehabilitation of Patients with Parkinson's Disease
  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET
    Virtual Outings: Merging Technology and Community Training
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Augmenting Stroke Recovery and Motor Learning Across the Lifespan with Priming
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Changing With the Times: Strategies for Virtual Spasticity Assessments
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Complementary and Integrative Rehabilitation Health Practices for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury: A Scoping Review
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Financial toxicity and recovery
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Returning to school after Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Telerehabilitation for Acquired Brain Injury: Evidence and Insights From Three Unique Cognitive-Linguistic Treatments During the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • 1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET
    Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Pain Collaborative: Three sub-analyses investigating racial disparities, acupuncture use, and marijuana use for individuals with TBI and chronic pain.