UNITED STATES BRAIN INJURY ALLIANCE

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Abstract – Scott Ramsay, RN, BSN and Susan Dahinten, PhD, RN, MBA Introduction Sports-related concussions in children and youth are a significant health concern. There is increasing literature pertaining to levels of knowledge about concussion and the effects of educational interventions, but the literature has not yet been synthesized for the subpopulation of children and

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Americans Living with Brain Injury

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UPCOMING EVENTS

2021 USBIA Webinars

February 17, 2021 at 2:00 pm Eastern:  Cognitive and Social Effects of COVID-19 on TBI Survivors and Caregivers, presented by Alina K. Fong, PhD, and Jaycie Loewen, PhD.   This webinar is now complete.  To watch the presentation, click here.

May 12, 2021 at 2:00 pm Eastern:  Grieving the Loss of Normal, presented by Gina Pollard, MDiv, CTSS, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist.  To register for this webinar, click here.

August 4, 2021 at 2:00 pm Eastern:  Topic of discussion will be related to activity and kids after concussion, presented by Gerard A. Gioia, PhD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Neuropsychology, George Washington University School of Medicine.

November 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm Eastern:  Supporting Survivors of Brain Injury in a Criminal Justice Setting, presented by Liam Donevan, CBIS, Systems Outreach Coordinator – Criminal Justice, Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado.