CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Submission deadline: October 14, 2011
The International Brain Injury Association's
Ninth World Congress on Brain Injury
March 21-25, 2012
The International Brain Injury Association's Ninth World Congress on Brain Injury is the largest gathering of international professionals working in the field of brain injury. Delegates are comprised of physicians, psychologists and neuropsychologists, therapists, social workers, nurses, case managers, legal professionals, advocates and all others working in the field of brain injury. The Congress will take place in the historic city of Edinburgh, Scotland, on March 21-25, 2012.
The Ninth World Congress program will feature internationally recognized invited speakers, platform lectures, workshops, short oral presentations and poster sessions. The aim of the Ninth World Congress is to provide an opportunity for establishing collegial relationships with international professionals focused on the care and/or service of persons with acquired brain injury and/or the science of brain injury research. State of the art research will be presented dealing with information spanning from basic science to clinical (coma to community) aspects of brain injury.
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Abstracts accepted for the Ninth World Congress on Brain Injury will be published in a supplemental issue of IBIA's official journal Brain Injury. Submissions must be data-driven or assessment/treatment model descriptions. Abstracts will be reviewed by the Congress's International Scientific Committee, which will determine the most appropriate presentation format (oral presentation or poster) for each abstract accepted. There will be a first and second place certificate for the Best Poster which also will come with a cash award.
For general information on the World Congress, click here.