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Seventh World Congress on Brain Injury


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Organizado pela International Brain Injury Association (IBIA), o Congresso Mundial de 2008 sobre Danos no Cérebro irá decorrer no Pestana Palace Hotel, em Lisboa, entre 9 e 12 de Abril de 2008, tendo lugar em simultâneo o Congresso Nacional da Sociedade Portuguesa de Medicina Física e de Reabilitação.

São várias as organizações que apoiam esta iniciativa:

- European Brain Injury Society
- International Neuropsychiatric Association
- International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Latin American Brain Injury Consortium
- North American Brain Injury Society
- Ministério da Saúde/Alto Comissariado da Saúde
- Instituto Nacional de Emergência Médica
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Neurociências
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Medicina Física e Reabilitação
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Neurologia
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Neurocirurgia
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Psiquiatria
- Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropsicologia
- World Federation of Neurological Rehabilitation


Oradores convidados (incluindo o simpósio pré-congresso):

David Arcineigas, MD, USA
Jorgen Borg, MD, Sweden
Nancy Carney, PhD, USA
Michael Collins, PhD, USA
Linda Carroll, PhD – Canada
Micael Edblom, MD, Sweden
Ingrid Emmanuelson, PhD, Sweden
Michael Freeman, PhD, DC, USA
Jane Gillette, MD, Canada
Joseph Giacino, PhD, USA
Grant Iverson, PhD, Canada
Barry Jordan, MD, USA
Neera Kapoor, OD, USA
Svein Kleiven, PhD, Sweden
Jorge Lains, MD, Portugal
Steven Laureys, MD, PhD, Belgium
Jan Lexell, MD, PhD, Sweden
Anders Lundin, MD, Sweden
Andrew Maas, MD, PhD, Netherlands
Christine MacDonell, PhD, USA
Charles Mock, MD, Switzerland
Friedemann Müller MD, Germany
Bruce Murdoch, PhD, Australia
Barbara O'Connell, MBA, Ireland
Peter Patrick, Ph.D., USA
Jennie Ponsford, PhD, Australia
John Povlishock, PhD, USA
Haim Ring, MD, Israel
Leopold Saltuari, MD, Austria
Ronald Savage, PhD, USA
Thomas Sinkjaer, PhD, Denmark
Donald Stein, PhD, USA
Ollie Tenovuo, MD, Finland
Sveinung Tornas, PhD, Norway
Beth Wicks, Ph.D., United Kingdom
Ross Zafonte, MD, USA
Nathan Zasler, MD, USA


Workshops

- Pediatric TBI Neurorehabilitation
- Expert Witness Testimony in Brain Injury Cases: What Every Clinician Should Know
- Vocational Reentry After TBI
- DOC: Challenges in Assessment and Treatment – Clinical Vignette Workshop
- Sports Concussion
- Neuropsychopharmacology


«Advances and Controversies in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury»

O Simpósio Pré-Congresso que terá lugar dia 8 de Abril abordará o tema «Advances and Controversies in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury», sendo apoiado pela World Federation of Neurological Rehabilitation (WFNR) e pela International Brain Injury Association (IBIA).

Programa Provisório:

Incidence and prevalence of MTBI: an international perspective
- Linda Carroll, PhD, Canada

Biomechanics and thresholds for MTBI in humans
- Svein Kleiven, PhD, Sweden

Pathophysiology and pathoanatomy of MTBI
- John Povlishock, PhD, USA

Clinical criteria for MTBI and post-concussive disorder: are there consensus definitions that are scientifically valid?
- Anders Lundin, MD, Sweden

Imaging in MTBI: static and dynamic
- Barry Jordan, MD, USA

Electrophysiological assessment following MTBI: QEEG and P50s
- David Arcineigas, MD, USA

Differential diagnostic issues in MTBI
- Nathan Zasler, MD, USA

Neuropsychological assessment issues in claimed MTBI
- Grant Iverson, PhD, Canada

Cognitive-linguistic rehabilitation in MTBI: is there a scientific basis?
- Bruce Murdoch, PhD, Australia

Role of neurotherapy (OT, SLP, PT) in neurorehabilitation of MTBI related impairments: what do we really know about efficacy?
- Jorgen Borg, MD, Sweden

Short term neuromedical, cognitive, and behavioral phenomenology
- Michael Collins, PhD, USA

Long term neuromedical, cognitive, and behavioral phenomenology
- Nathan Zasler, MD, USA

Vocational reentry following MTBI
- Jennie Ponsford, PhD, Australia

Methodological limitations of the MTBI literature for development of practice guidelines:
- Linda Carroll, PhD, Canada


SECRETARIADO:
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5909 Ashby Manor Place
Alexandria, VA 22310
USA
Tel: (+703) 960-6500
Fax: (+703) 960-6603
E-mail: [email protected] - [email protected]
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INSCRIÇÕES:
€ 450 - Valor para não-membros
€ 395 - Membros da IBIA e das organizações que apoiam o Congresso
€ 190 - Estudante
€ 150 - Cônjuge (inclui acesso a todas as funções sociais complementares, mas não às sessões científicas)
€ 95 - Opcional: Simpósio pré-congresso da IBIA/WFNR sobre “Advances and Controversies in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury.”