South Yorkshire Acquired Brain Injury Forum Meetings
Scheduled Meetings and Events
Next South Yorkshire Acquired Brain Injury Forum (SYABIF) Meeting
14 June 2017
South Yorkshire Acquired Brain Injury (SYABIF) Winter Event
February 8, 2017 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Barnsley, S71 5PN
We would like to invite you to our winter seminar, which is the next in a series of events focusing on raising awareness of SYABIF, providing information to attendees on driving / ABI and the Neuro centres in South Yorkshire.
Speakers on the day include; Philip North (William Merritt Mobility Service), Anne Massey (Neurological Rehabilitation Unit – Kendray) and Sophie Phillips (Stocksbridge Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Neurological Care Centre).
There will be stalls on the day from Irwin Mitchell, Ariya Neurocare, JS Parker Ltd, Gerald Simmonds, Prestige Nursing & Care, The Richardson Partnership for Care, UKABIF, Headway, More Rehab and Seating Matters.
Timings for the day include:
14:00 – Registration and coffee
14:30 – Philip North – ‘Driving after Brain Injury’
15:15 – Coffee and networking
16:00 – Anne Massey – ‘Research Opportunities afoot for Kendray Rehabilitation Unit’
16:10 – Sophie Phillips – ‘A Client’s Journey through an Inpatient Rehabilitation Programme’
16:50 – Close from the Chair
Please note that places for this event are limited, so please RSVP using the contact details below as soon as possible. The event is free to delegates.
If you have any colleagues, patients or clients who you think would be interested in attending this event and / or joining the SYABIF committee please feel free to forward the details on to them, but please also ensure they sign up by using the contact details below. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Chloe Steele Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: 0114 274 4612
South Yorkshire Acquired Brain Injury Forum (SYABIF) Autumn Event and AGM
October 19, 2016 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Mayfield Suite
Old Fulwood House
Old Fulwood Road
Sheffield, S10 3TH
We would like to invite you to our Autumn seminar, which is the next in a series of events focusing on issues related to brain injury in our region.
The programme for the event is as follows:-
• 2:30pm – 3:00pm: Registration, Refreshments and Networking
• 3:00pm – 3:45pm: Debbie Michaels – “Art Therapy”
• 3:45pm – 4:15pm: Break / Networking
• 4:15pm – 5:00pm: Carers Panel – “Carer’s Question Time”
• 5:00pm: Event Finish
• 5:00pm – 6:00pm AGM
Please note that places for this event are limited, so please respond using the RSVP link to book your place. Details about the venue can also be found by following the RSVP link.
The event is free to delegates.
If you have any colleagues, patients or clients who you think would be interested in attending this event and / or joining the SYABIF committee please feel free to forward the details on to them, but please also ensure they sign up through the RSVP link as appropriate to secure their place. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
If you would like to join the committee, please complete the nomination form. You will need to complete the form and return it to Rachel Cox by Friday 9 September 2016. Please email all nomination forms to SYABIF@irwinmitchell.com.
Spring Event 2016 – Salvation Army Conference Suite Sheffield
Speakers: Barnsley Assistive Technology Team
Chris Short OT – Mobile phones as a ‘tool’
Speakers: Dr Hazel Reynders. Consultant Clinical Psychologist. Cognitive issues and Rehab
Steph Grant Brain Injury and Homelessness
Autumn Event -2015
Networking via ‘Speed Dating style discussion groups’
South Yorkshire Acquired Brain Injury Forum – Summer Event
June 10, 2015 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Mary’s Conference Centre
Whether you are a survivor, carer or professional working in the field of brain injury, you are very welcome to come along.
Professional Speakers for the Event:
DR HAZEL REYNDERS, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist
“Cognitive and other problems after brain injury – Strategies that might help”
DR ROWAN SUTHERILL, Specialist Dietician for Neurosciences
“Nutritional Impact of Acquired Brain Injury”
Please note that places for this event are limited, so please RSVP to book your place.
Places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis (This event is free to delegates)
There is plenty of free parking on site
TO BOOK A PLACE OR FOR MORE INFORMATION
PLEASE CONTACT AMY COATES ON 0114 294 7857 OR BY EMAIL TO
Click here for more information: SYABIF SUMMER EVENT – 10 June 2015
Speakers: Cath Waterhouse, Specialist Neuro Nurse, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Dr Rowan Sutherill Specialist Dietician Neurosciences
Speakers: Yogi Amin, Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
Denise Slack OT. JSP Case Management
Launch October 2014
Speakers: Andrew Bacon Neurosurgeon Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Maxine Dennis, Director of Operations, Rotherham Foundation Trust.