| Tuesday, February 27, 2018 |
Global event

Core Course Curriculum: Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Mechanisms/Epidemiology

9:00 AM » 10:30 AM

Location: 801 North Broadway, Room 202

Time: 9:00AM-10:30AM

Beth S. Slomine, Ph.D., ABPP – Co-Director, Center for Brain Injury Recovery, Director, Training and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Services

Kristy Chao, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS – Senior Speech-Language Pathology

Elizabeth Cater, MPH, OTR/L, CPST, CBIS – Manager, Occupational Therapy

At the end of this presentation participants will know and understand:

  1. The most common cause of morbidity and mortality in children.
  2. That the type of injury received with trauma, and the associated disability profiles, are unique.
  3. That cognitive and behavioral deficits are the most problematic long-term issues.
  4. That prior development changes the impairments which are manifest after injury, and that this modifies the therapeutic approach.
  5. A trans-disciplinary and interdisciplinary approach to rehabilitation.