Kent ABI Forum Meetings
Scheduled Meetings and Events
Kent Brain Injury Forum Members Meeting
September 28, 2017 6:00 pm
1 Welcome and introduction
3 KBIF Chairman updates
4 Brian Sladen – Update on the early intervention project
5 Tanesh Bhugobaun – Updates on the joint European projects
6 Discuss additional steering committee members
Talk by Martin Harris from Uni Talk about Chabble a communication tool.
East Kent Brain Injury Neurorehab Conference 2017
The East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust are hosting the 8th Regional Brain Injury Conference this year and all are invited!
Where: Education Centre, Kent and Canterbury Hospital.
When: Friday 6th October, 2017 (9am until 5pm).
Chair: Dr Mohammed Sakel (full list of speakers to be announced).
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT THE EVENT!
|7TH BRAIN INJURY MULTI-DISCIPLINARY CONFERENCELecture Theatre, Post-Grad Centre, K&C30th September 2016 – 9-00am to 5-00pmChair: Dr Mohamed Sakel|
|9.00am||Registration and Coffee|
|9.30am||Welcome by Chair – Dr Mohamed Sakel|
|Morning Session||Julian Brazier, MP Lord Mayor Canterbury Prof Kim Manley|
|Prof A B Ward. Key note lecture on Neurorehabilitation.|
|Dr D Wilkinson, Reader, Neuro-psychology. Neuro-modulation|
|Prof Chetan Phadke, Toronto. Spasticity|
|Afternoon session||Prof Matthias J. Koepp. UCL, London. Post-trauma Epilepsy.|
|Prof Annemarie Kokosy, France. Assistive Technology in neurorehab|
|Role of Case Manager and costing in legal cases|
|Charlotte Swoffer, Orthoptist’s role in neurorehab|
|Final Session||School’s corner: 1) Bionic robotic clinical trial for spinal injury rehab2) Does music impacts short term memory in neuro-typical person? An empirical study.|
|Role of Charities & dedicated patient public involvement in Neurorehab services.MS Therapy Centre & Kent Brain Injury Forum.|
|4.30-5.00pm||Discussion and Close. Dr Mohamed Sakel|
Thomson Snell and Passmore Court of Protection Team will be presentating.
The next Kent Brain Injury Forum Meeting is on the 3rd of July.
Venue: ASB Aspire
1 Eclipse Park,
Maidstone, KENT ME14 3EN
Tel: 01293 603600
Speaker: Dr Marc Beale Assistive Technology in NeuroRehabilitation
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